Clinical Engineer

Date:  Mar 31, 2024

Dallas, TX, US

Category:  Non Clinical Jobs
Job Type:  Day
Schedule Type:  Full-Time
Requisition ID:  941396

Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy that’s served our community for more than 125 years. Put your skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a talented team where patient care is more than a job. It’s our passion.

Primary Purpose

Provides engineering services to medical and research areas including selection, acquisition and service of medical devices, project management, clinical/technical problem-solving, device design and solution of novel system and technical problems.


  • Must have a Bachelor's of Science degree in Engineering from an accredited university. Degree focus can be in Electrical, Clinical or Biomedical Engineering.
  • Prefer a Master's of Science degree in a related field.


  • Must have five years of experience in clinical engineering, preferably in a hospital setting. A related industry, academic setting, or equivalent setting is also acceptable.
  • Must have experience dealing with CE regulatory bodies such as TJC, CMS, TDSHS, CAP, etc.
  • Must have experience managing equipment selection processes to include large scale purchases such as physiological monitors, defibrillators, dialysis machines, MRI, CT, Nuclear Medicine, anesthesia machines, etc.

Equivalent Education and/or Experience:

  • May have an equivalent combination of education and experience to substitute for both the education and the experience requirements.


  • Prefer Certified Bio-Medical Electronic Technician (CBET), Certified Radiology Engineering Specialist (CRES), or Certified Clinical Engineer (CCE) certification.

Skills or Special Abilities:

  • Must be able to demonstrate an expert level knowledge of electronic, mechanical and/or computer engineering design and applications' principles.
  • Must be able to demonstrate excellent project management skills.
  • Must be able to diagnose and solve technical and/or system problems of moderate complexity.
  • Must have the team building skills needed to manage an operational team in a complex environment.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with healthcare staff members.
  • Must be able to demonstrate effective technical writing skills.
  • Must be able to demonstrate technical presentation and teaching skills.
  • Must have strong organizational skills.
  • Must be physically able to lift heavy loads, walk, stand for extended periods, and climb ladders.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status. As part of our commitment to our patients and employees’ wellness, Parkland Health is a tobacco and smoke-free campus.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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