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LAU Medical Center - Rizk Hospital

Biomedical Technician

Expire Date: 
Fri, 05/08/2015
Category: 
Department: 
Biomedical
Work Schedule: 
42 hours / week
Requirements: 

Education/Diploma/Certification:
 Degree in Electronics or Biomedical technology.

Work Experience:
 A minimum of 1 year 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 the hospital.

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