Akron Children's Hospital Equipment Technician in Akron, Ohio

Equipment Technician

Department:Neonatal Subintensive Care

Schedule:Full time hourly non exempt - FH


Hours:(5) 8 hour shifts per week. Holidays and weekends required.

Job Details:

  • POSITION DESCRIPTION:Works under the supervision of the Nurse Manager, with the support of the Clinical Coordinator or designee. Provides support to a nursing unit by maintaining unit based equipment and supplies at appropriate par levels. Inspects and receives all incoming supplies, and distributes to proper storage location in a timely manner. Checks and ensures stock rotation and expiration dates. Maintains Par levels, makes recommendations to the Unit Manager for adjustment to Pars based on utilization data. Enters requisition orders in the hospital computer system. Performs charge entry and other duties as assigned or requested. Communicates effectively with patients, visitors, and hospital staff. May complete routine quality checks on equipment, may set up specific equipment after competency training, assist with room turnovers; maintains room stock levels,orders supplies and equipment from central stores; and aSsists with inventory management and other duties as required.QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:High school diploma or equivalent required. Ability to follow oral and written instructions effectively; general mechanical skill, ability to understand medical terminology and relate it to the equipment and supplies. Training or experience as an EMT or Medical Assistant training desirable but not required. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Basic computer knowledge and word processing a plus.