Biomedical Equipment Repair Technician

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Updated: December 20, 2017
Job ID: 213238
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Location: San Antonio, TX, United States

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The Henry M. Jackson Foundation (HJF) is looking for a Biomedical Equipment Repair Technician to support research and program objectives at the Naval Medical Research Unit ‐ San Antonio (NAMRU‐SA). HJF provides scientific, technical and programmatic support services to NAMRU-SA.


  1. Designs, implements, tests and maintains hardware systems involving electronic components, radiation detectors and computer interfaces. 
  2. Balances the technological and biological issues associated with the desired systems. 
  3. Designs, implements, tests and maintains new software programs involving entirely new software and modifications and extensions to existing software packages.
  4. Solves problems associated with day-to-day operation of PET scanners and the hardware and software associated with their operation.
  5. Maintains state-of-the-art knowledge of relevant technological developments in hardware and software design and develop a thorough understanding of the underlying physics, mathematics and physiology of PET.
  6. Consults with physicists, mathematicians, computer scientists and technologists.


Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Able to install, maintain, service, modify, troubleshoot and calibrate a variety of environmental compliance devices by interpreting engineering and vendor information, schematic diagrams and graphic illustrations.

Minimum Education/Training Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, Physiology, Neurophysiology, Neuroscience, Immunology, Microbiology, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Molecular Biology, or related fields.

Minimum Experience:  BMET certified with at least five years of experience in the repair and maintenance of dental products and equipment

Any qualifications to be considered as equivalents, in lieu of stated minimums, require the prior approval of the Vice President of Human Resources.

HJF is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.