Biomedical Technician

Kaihangarau Utauta Whakaora

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Biomedical technicians make, modify, maintain and repair mechanical and electronic medical equipment such as clinical machines, surgical instruments and implants.


Biomedical technicians with one to six years' experience usually earn

$36K-$48K per year

Biomedical technicians with more than six years' experience usually earn

$48K-$85K per year

Source: PSA and DHB, 'Collective Agreement', 2017.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a biomedical technician are good due to a shortage of workers.
A biomedical technician tests a circuit board

Biomedical technicians test medical equipment for safety

Last updated 22 June 2017