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Biomedical Equipment

Overview: The practice of medicine has been revolutionized by technology. Diagnostic CT scans and MRIs provide precise visualization of internal body structures and many surgeries are arthroscopic or laparoscopic procedures employing mini-cameras and video monitors.  Installing and maintaining the sophisticated equipment utilized in modern medicine and dentistry is the responsibility of Biomedical Equipment personnel.

Position:  Enlisted

AFSC: 4A2X1

Specific Tasks:

  • Install, inspect, repair and modify biomedical equipment and support systems
  • Perform formal acceptance testing of complex medical equipment and installations such as diagnostic radiology systems and physiological monitoring systems
  • Identify deficient equipment, initiate corrective action, and inform personnel of safety hazards

Requirements:

  • Normal color vision
  • Minimum age of 18 years prior to entry into Technical Training
  • ASVAB score of 70 on Electrical and 60 on Mechanical
  • Demonstrated weight lift of 50 pounds

Training:

  • Candidates without prior military experience are required to attend 8 ½ weeks of Basic Military Training (BMT) at JB San Antonio-Lackland, TX followed by Technical Training
  • Technical Training - 207 days at JB San Antonio-Ft Sam Houston, TX
  • College credit earned: Healthcare Management - 79 credits

Related Civilian Careers:

  • Medical Equipment Repairers