American Red Cross Technician I, Biomedical Equip in Charlotte, North Carolina

Job Description:


  • Associates Degree and two years experience in electronics, computer science, and mechanical or electromechanical repair required; or the equivalent combination of education and experience. Or documented high level performance as an American Red Cross Biomedical Equipment Tech I.

  • Ability to read color codes on wiring and electrical components. Ability to comprehend and follow both written and oral instructions.

  • Ability to establish and maintain working relationships with co-workers, biomedical and medical staff, and the general public.

  • A basic knowledge of e-mail, database management, spreadsheet, and word processor applications.

  • Ability to work nights, weekends, and holidays if necessary. Ability to keep neat and accurate records.

  • Must be willing to be multi-task trained. A valid Drivers license with a good driving record. Ability to take support call.


Under moderate supervision, repair, calibrate, and maintain all types of biomedical equipment, devices, instruments, and systems with basic to moderate complexity. Inspect, install, and provide preventive maintenance of general and complex biomedical equipment.

Perform all duties and responsibilities in compliance with standard operating procedures, Safety Quality Identity Potency Purity (SQUIPP), regulations outlined in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and other applicable Federal, state and local regulations.

Perform a variety of routine and complex tasks associated with the installation, service and calibration of a diverse range of biomedical equipment and instrumentation.

Assist in the support of a systematic preventive maintenance program for biomedical equipment and

instrumentation which may include entry into Computerized Maintenance Management System.

Install, qualify, maintain service, modify, troubleshoot, safety test, and calibrate a variety of biomedical equipment and instrumentation by interpreting engineering and vendor information, schematic diagrams and graphic illustrations.

Diagnose and correct system or equipment malfunctions by repairing or replacing parts to ensure that biomedical equipment and internal circuitry meets specified requirements. Make necessary calculations for computing circuit elements necessary to adjust circuitry to specified requirements as instructed.

Provide technical assistance and instruction to personnel in the operation and maintenance of equipment.

Provide recommendations regarding purchase of biomedical equipment and instrumentation.

Meets departmental performance indicator standards on a consistent basis.

Maintains accurate and timely documentation.

Maintains a clean and safe work place.

Perform other related duties as necessary to support organizational, regional and departmental business

and quality goals.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of staff so classified.

Apply now! Joining our team will provide you with the opportunity to make a difference every day.

The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The American Red Cross is a diverse nonprofit organization offering its employee's professional development and growth opportunities, a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and a collaborative team spirit environment.