This position is responsible for maintenance, storage/stocking and utilization of the dialysis unit equipment, medical supplies and inventory. Also responsible for equipment testing, disinfection, transportation (between hospital units) and culturing. Regular travel between facilities required, and may be required to perform back up duties, such as ordering in Supervisor's absence.
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Identifies defective equipment or malfunctioning parts and takes appropriate action for repairs or replacements. May provide preventative measures and maintenance on unit equipment.
Assembles, tests and ensures correct working order of unit equipment.
Inventories medical supplies and equipment. Establishes stocking standards for units. Identifies areas for improvements and facilitates needed improvements.
Takes appropriate action in dealing with product recalls for medical supplies.
Assists staff in obtaining new equipment or supplies.
Gathers information to aid in evaluation of requests or suggestions made by nursing or medical staff regarding medical supplies and equipment.
Other duties as assigned.
High School diploma or equivalent required. Limited experience required. Required knowledge, skills and abilities: Strong interpersonal communications ability; ability to operate and perform essential functions independently; strong prioritization and multitasking skills; basic computer ability, including Word, Excel, Outlook and internet; valid New York State Driver's License and ability to travel between local hospitals during shift; ability to meet physical demands required of work. Certified Hemodialysis Technician certification for ICU Ops Techs working in Dialysis or other recognized industry-specific certification preferred.
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How To Apply
All applicants must apply online.
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Location: Strong Memorial Hospital
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Opening: Full Time 40 hours Grade 079 Dialysis-Nursing/SMH
Schedule: 4 AM-2:30 PM; WKNDS/HOLS