Biomedical Engineering Technician

  • Red Cross Kenya
  • Nairobi County, Kenya
  • Jan 03, 2018 - Jan 10, 2018
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Job Purpose:

Reporting to the Medical Director, E-plus the Biomedical Engineering Technician will be responsible for Diagnostics, Inspecting, Repairing, Servicing and Testing of Medical Equipment.

Duties and Responsibilities;-

  • Scheduling planned preventive and maintenance programme (PPM)   
  • Inspect, install, service and repair medical equipment
  • Responding with minimum turnaround time for reported breakdowns and communicate efficiently to the user and department lead on the work progress
  • Conducting new equipment user training
  • Conducting equipment inventory
  • Checking equipment warranty, calibration and maintenance service contracts
  • Maintain physical infrastructure and facilities at safe and best useable state 
  • Providing technical advice during acquisition of new equipment
  • Carrying out equipment audit using the laid down standard operating procedures
  • Tracking, receiving and returning or disposal of items and equipment under repair
  • Sending weekly reports to the Medical Director
  • Any other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned from time to time

Minimum Requirements;

Qualifications

  • Diploma / Higher Diploma in Medical Engineering
  • Registered with AMEK (Association of Medical Engineers of Kenya)

Experience

  • A minimum of 3 years in medical and non-medical equipment maintenance
  • Hands-on working experience