This title is in the unclassified service and in the SUNY Professional Services Negotiating Unit.
Positions in this family prepare and repair equipment for patient treatments and use; monitor calibrations of machines and related equipment; performing ongoing preventative maintenance and repairs of equipment; control inventory of supplies and possess the ability to learn and utilize new maintenance procedures and troubleshooting techniques. They also prepare, maintain, monitor and calibrate equipment used in specialty areas (i.e. Radiology, Clinical Pathology, Respiratory, Dialysis, etc.)
Plans and directs all technical aspects of the unit. Implements a medical equipment management program; prepares work schedules and on-call assignments; prepares, monitors and controls the department's supply, expense and capital budgets*. Participates in the instruction of house staff and residents relative to the operation and utilization of equipment; ensures compliance with the health department's requirements and manufacturer's recommendation for environmental standards, and participates in research programs within the department. Responsible for maintenance and emergency repairs and servicing; may participate in design, evaluation and modification of experimental or innovative equipment.
Bachelor's Degree with five or more years experience to include one year in a supervisory/administrative capacity.
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