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LAU Medical Center - Rizk Hospital

Biomedical Technician

Expire Date: 
Fri, 04/25/2014
Category: 
Department: 
Biomedical
Work Schedule: 
Regular hours (47.5 hours / week)
Requirements: 
Education/Diploma/Certification:  
  • Degree in Electronics or Biomedical technology.
     
Work Experience: 
  • A minimum of 2 years of experience as a Biomedical Technician.
Required Skills: 
  • Good computer skills especially in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint).
  • Excellent verbal and written English skills. French is a plus.
  • Ability to work with others as part of a team. 
  • Time management and organizational skills.
  • Ability to coordinate complex projects and prioritize tasks. 
  • Ability to work without direct supervision. 
  • Good communication skills.
  • Creativity, persistence and reliability. 
  • Advanced knowledge of the safety precautions applicable to the operation and maintenance of clinical equipment. 
Responsibilities and Duties: 

 

  • Ensure the corrective and preventive maintenance of biomedical equipment. 
  • Apply preventive maintenance program, maintain biomedical equipment as scheduled.
  • Assist and supervise the installation of new equipment by establishing, adjusting, calibrating, and testing performance. 
  • Observe the work of subcontractors.
  • Assist in the inventory of biomedical equipment.
  • Provide required assistance to the medical staff.
  • Answer to emergency calls. Make troubleshooting and repairs on biomedical equipment; conduct tests by following manufacturer's instructions. 
  • Apply procedures established in the hospital.
  • Maintain biomedical supplies inventory by checking stock and anticipating needs. 
  • Maintain patient confidence by keeping information confidential. 
  • Maintain safe and healthy working environment by conducting safety tests; recommending and complying with procedures; training and guiding medical and healthcare personnel; complying with codes. 
  • Perform tasks relating to collecting and recording historical maintenance data.
  • Update medical equipment warranty and guarantee program. 
  • Demonstrate and explain correct operation of equipment to medical staff.
  • Inspect new equipment to make sure that the machinery operates properly.
  • Maintain detailed records on the use and condition of all equipment. Maintain records on equipment maintenance, repairs and updates. 
  • Run diagnostic tests, calibrate machinery, and perform necessary upkeep routines.
  • Implement organizational maintenance support for all medical devices.
  • Ensure safety and compliance with regulations and inspect equipment.  
  • Comply with departmental policies and procedures, including general and radiation safety, and infection control and prevention. 
  • Organize filing and documentation for inventory of all medical equipment in hospital, to create a database of equipment and update.

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