Medical Equipment Technician Job
|Employer Name: Client of Rarity Concepts
|Location: Peoria, Illinois
||Date Posted: 3/24/2020
|Number Of Openings: 1
The Medical Equipment Technician provides for the selection, delivery, set-up, demonstration and continued maintenance of designated items such as respiratory care, home medical equipment and related supplies. Duties also include providing patient-customer training in the safe and proper use of all delivered equipment and supplies.
Essential Position Functions:
Essential Functions, as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge, and skills. This is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and duties performed by incumbents of this class; employees may be assigned duties which are not sited; reasonable accommodations will be made as required. The position description does not constitute an employment agreement and is subject to change at any time by the employer. Essential duties and responsibilities may include but are not limited to the following:
Maintains assigned company vehicle to (1) keep vehicle in good repair and/or report all problems that might need repair or attention on a timely basis, and (2) keep vehicle clean and orderly so that it represents the company well.
Arranges for the timely delivery and set-up of requested items of home medical equipment and related supplies.
Assures that all equipment and supplies selected for delivery are clean and in optimum working condition.
Provides patient-customers with verbal and written instructions on the safe and proper use of all delivered equipment, including where appropriate, information on safety and infection control.
As appropriate, apprizes patient-customers of potentially unsafe or harmful situations in the home environment related to the use of delivered equipment and offers appropriate remedies for the same.
As indicated, arranges for the pick-up and return of all discontinued equipment and its ultimate replacement into active rental inventory according to established cleaning and maintenance guidelines.
Maintains equipment storage, cleaning and repair areas in a neat orderly, and safe manner, including delivery vehicles.
Ensures the continued availability in inventory of commonplace items of home medical equipment and related supplies.
Performs repairs and/or periodic maintenance on selected items of home medical equipment when such activities can be performed safely and in accordance with manufacturer's guidelines and training criteria.
Completes all paperwork documenting delivery and receipt of requested equipment and supplies, as well as all training provided, the performance of environmental assessments and the identification of unsafe situations with recommended action(s) to remedy same.
Submits all completed paperwork, including any payments collected upon delivery, in a timely manner.
Participates in the organization-wide Performance Improvement Program
Maintains continued competency in-home care services by participating in scheduled staff development activities.
Operates the bulk liquid oxygen system and delivers, maintains, and troubleshoots all related patient equipment.
Participates in a rotational “on-call” system with other patient-care employees.
Actively solicits additional business on an ongoing basis.
Actively solicits additional referral sources on an ongoing basis.
Cooperates and assists with whatever work is deemed necessary by company management.
Education, Training and Experience Guidelines:
High school diploma, or GED equivalent
Be at least 21 years of age
Prior experience in a driver/delivery capacity preferred
Possesses a valid driver’s license and provide evidence of a good driving record
IMPORTANT: Must possess or acquire a CDL driver’s license with hazardous materials training
Demonstrates effective verbal and written communication abilities
Capable of mature judgment
Able to follow directions, read a roadmap and schedule home deliveries
Exhibits good personal hygiene and grooming
Using initiative, discretion, and judgment within established procedures, guidelines and rules.
Defining problems, establishing facts and drawing valid conclusions.
Managing situations requiring diplomacy, fairness, firmness, and sound judgment.
Researching and developing practical solutions issues or problems.
Multi-tasking and performing efficient time management.
Communicating effectively, both verbally and in writing.
Operating computer and various software applications.
Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with managers, supervisors, employees, vendors, customers and the general public.
Years of Experience Required: 0
Education Required: High School
Health/Dental Benefits, Retirement Benefits, Paid Holidays, Vacations, and Sick Leave
Web Site: http://www.rarityconcepts.com/
|Contact Name: Chamkor Singh
|Company: Rarity Concepts LLC
|Street: 736 Danforth Drive