Northwell Health Dialysis Equipment Technician in Manhasset, New York

Req Number 001ACI

Job Category Maintenance

Job Description

Assists in the maintenance of all dialysis-related equipment. Adheres to all State and Federal regulations regarding equipment maintenance

Responsibilities Include:

  • Troubleshoots, calibrates, maintains and where needed, disinfects dialysis related equipment per manufacturer’s recommended procedures including, but not limited to dialysis machines, blood pressure monitors, bicarbonate/ acid system, water treatment equipment, and reuse equipment. Performs manufacturer recommended preventive maintenance

  • Maintains accurate records of all repairs and maintenance performed on dialysis related equipment.

  • Obtains required consent before performing any modifications to medical, water treatment, plumbing or wiring equipment.

  • Refers repairs on non-dialysis-specific equipment to the BioMed Department.

  • Ensures inventory levels of supplies, tools and test equipment on dialysis related equipment are maintained and initiates replacement orders, as required.

  • Performs electrical safety testing on all dialysis related equipment.

  • Performs water system maintenance and testing.

  • Performs related duties, as required.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required. Associate's Degree, preferred.

  • Successful completion of an approved dialysis equipment maintenance training program required within six (6) months of hire.

  • Prior dialysis equipment maintenance experience, preferred.