Indiana University Health

Respiratory Care Equipment Technician IUH Ball Memorial Hosp

IUH Ball Memorial Hosp

Job Location

IUH Ball Memorial Hosp
2401 University Ave


Respiratory Therapy

Date Posted

November 17, 2020

Schedule & Shift

  • Rotating
  • Full Time

Requisition Number

We currently have a Housekeeping/Equipment Technician position available within our Respiratory Care Team at Ball Hospital! This position cleans, disinfects, assembles, tests, troubleshoots and coordinates with Biomed to fix respiratory equipment. Maintains adequate levels of supplies/equipment through inventory and ordering for the department and patient care areas. Acts as a facilitator to efficiently meet staff needs based on changing patient care demands through good communication and teamwork skills .  Looking for a candidate who is willing to complete a Certified/Registered Central Service Technician Program within 2 years of hire, be CPR certification through the AHA. willing to work with medical gases and knowledge of safe handling, knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy and have basic skills with the computer and various software applications. Shifts are 8hrs/day between the hours of 8a and 8p.

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Qualifications for the Respiratory Care Equipment Technician Role

  • No experience required.
  • High school graduate or an equivalent combination of education experience from which comparable job knowledge can be acquired; to include graduates from an approved IU Health transition-to-work program.
  • Requires the ability to clean areas that require technical cleaning including IR/Cardiac Cath/Mother-Baby/NICU/OR/ED.
  • Requires the ability to operate light floor equipment for cleaning floors in patient care areas.
  • Must be able to lift and transport patients in case of emergency.
  • Physical requirements to include: reaching, standing for long periods of time, squatting, bending, carrying and/or lifting supplies and equipment weighing 35 lbs. or more, up to 80% of the time.
  • Requires the ability to climb ladders.
  • Must be able to wear protective equipment/clothing required by the environment or government regulations such as gowns, gloves, goggles, rubber-soled closed-toe footwear, etc.
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