Supervises, plans, organizes and evaluates the staff and activities of the Biomedical Engineering. Provides technical support and guidance in the utilization, maintenance and repair of biomedical equipment. Assists in developing and maintaining policies and procedures for the department. Ensures the safety and compliance of all biomedical instrumentation.
Supervises, hires, trains, disciplines and evaluates the performance of staff. Prioritizes and schedules assignments.
Ensures the efficient and technical operation, maintenance and compliance of all biomedical equipment
Documents all testing, maintenance and repair work according to departmental procedures. Helps to maintain a current medical equipment inventory and service histories.
Contacts vendors and supervises outside vendor repair and maintenance to ensure quality workmanship.
Oversees installations, renovations, and expansions regarding Biomedical equipment to ensure proper operation of the technology.
Recommends, implements and adheres to approved operating goals, objectives and budget. Reports operational performance, justification and/or corrective action.
Ensures implementation, and evaluation of operating policies, procedures and processes.
Evaluates equipment and recommends maintenance, repair, upgrade or replacement.
Makes recommendations regarding stocking of parts and acquisition of test equipment. Maintains parts, tools and equipment inventories.
Builds and maintains productive intra-departmental work relationships to optimize operations.
Performs related duties, as required.
ADA Essential Functions
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
Associate Degree in Electronics, Computer Repair Technology or Military equivalent, required.
Minimum of five (5) years progressively responsible related work experience to ensure familiarity with the technical and supervisory aspects of a Biomedical Engineering department in a hospital setting required.
Comprehensive knowledge of the practices and procedures used in the repair and maintenance of medical instrumentation required.
Northern Westchester Hospital