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TCF Biomedical Engineer - Veterans Health Administration

Please apply online at USAJOBS.GOV and search Vacancy Identification # (VIN): 560185100 or Biomedical Engineer or TCF.

The Department of Veterans Affairs is offering a unique career opportunity in Biomedical (Clinical) Engineering that invites qualified candidates with drive and commitment to serve a very special class of citizens – our nation’s Veterans.

The Technical Career Field (TCF) Trainee Program is a two-year program that develops Biomedical Engineers to be effective Program Managers in a VA Medical Center. These fulltime positions provide salary, benefits, focused training and travel. Upon completion of the program, the Biomedical Engineer will either stay at the training site if a position is available or relocate to a different VA Medical Center within the United States where he/she will assume the full responsibilities of a practicing Biomedical Engineer.

Job duties include evaluating medical equipment, managing the medical equipment maintenance program, and coordinating new medical technology implementations. Throughout the training program, the trainee will develop abilities to effectively support and advance patient care by applying engineering and managerial skills to healthcare technology. In addition, the trainee will receive assignments to prepare for higher-level management and leadership responsibilities. Promotion potential exists to the highest levels within the Biomedical (Clinical) Engineering career field. Career advancement can take TCF graduates to all regions of the country and toward numerous healthcare leadership roles.

In order to be considered for the position(s) the applicant MUST have a B.S/B.E., M.S./M.E., or higher degree earned by Sept. 1st, 2020 in any Engineering discipline from an ABET accredited program, Biomedical/Clinical Engineering degrees preferred. U.S. citizenship is required. United States Veterans are welcome to apply.