Provides direction and information on biomedical electronics repair and maintenance to Biomedical Technician staff.
Coordinates all phases of biomedical electronic equipment maintenance; writes and updates preventative maintenance procedures as needed.
Installs new biomedical electronic equipment and systems assigned according to schedule; troubleshoots, repairs and sends to outside service site for repair any equipment found to be defective; modifies equipment to meet customer needs.
Maintains, administers and updates specialized hardware and software systems and maintains accurate project- related documentation.
Serves as a special project leader on NMHS wide projects in order to ensure that medical equipment system implementation is effective; trains clinical staff in the proper operation of medical equipment systems; provides support to clinical staff to troubleshoot problems.
Works closely with clinical departments to conduct pre-purchase evaluations of equipment and advises on appropriate purchases.
Provides ongoing support to staff to minimize equipment down time and reduce user errors.
Safety tests equipment and Medical Center's structural environment to ensure patient and staff safety from electrical and mechanical hazards.
Evaluates electronic equipment maintenance history and recommends service options to provide the most cost effective solutions while maintaining the required quality, safety, and minimum amount of equipment down time.
Attends training classes to expand and maintain a high proficiency level on assigned equipment and systems; advances work knowledge by participating in continuing education in-services, reading periodicals/literature and seeking ongoing development opportunities.
Demonstrates and explains correct operation of specified electronic equipment to medical personnel; communicates knowledge of equipment and systems as requested by coworkers and customers.
Complies with established safety policies and procedures at all times; informs appropriate personnel of any detected safety hazards.
Enters restricted access areas, without supervision, to perform assigned work.
Performs other related duties as assigned.