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Kadlec Biomed Technician I in Richland, Washington


Kadlec has an exciting opportunity for a Biomed Technician I to join our growing Clinical Engineering team located in Richland, Washington!

Shift Details: 1.0 FTE, Full Time, Evening Shift.


Minimum Requirements:

  • H.S. Diploma or GED

  • Current Valid Washington State Driver’s License

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate Degree in Biomedical Equipment Technology from an accredited educational institution and completion of an internship or equivalent educ/experience

  • Three (3) years biomedical field experience

  • Association for Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) Certification -or certification eligible- preferred. (Certifications may be one of the following: CBET, CLES, CRES, CCE).

Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

As a Biomed Technician I you will perform technical work skilled in installation, calibration, maintenance and repair of medical and non-medical equipment and orders parts; Assist with purchase orders, product sourcing, vendor communication and documents work; and perform related duties as assigned.

  • Embrace Planetree Philosophy to provide a safe, comfortable, therapeutic, patient-centered environment.

  • Perform planned maintenance inspections on electronic, pneumatic, electro-mechanical and mechanical equipment according to manufacturer's recommended procedures and the departmental policies and procedures.

  • Test some equipment which does not have specific procedures consistent with knowledge and experience.

  • Troubleshoot, identify source of problem to system, board or component level as appropriate and cost effective, and repairs electronic, pneumatic, electro-mechanical and mechanical equipment.

  • Make on-site repairs consistent with department policies and procedures.

  • Receive, inventory, assemble and install equipment and coordinate efforts with appropriate supervisors.

  • Test and calibrate all equipment to manufacturer's specifications and departmental policies and procedures following incoming inspections, planned maintenance or repair work.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —

Our Mission

Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.

About Us

Located in sunny Tri-Cities, WA, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare to the region by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec is proud to be part of Planetree ( and continues to be recognized nationally as a “Best in Class Employer”. Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here:

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Evening

Job Category: Biomedical Techs

Location: Washington-Richland

Req ID: 268883