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Senior Biomedical Engineer - 113037

Job Reference: 00819926

Employer/Agency Name: Global Medical Recruiting

Location: Doha, Qatar

Job Sector: Biotech, Pharmaceutical, Healthcare

Salary/Package: £4900+

Date Posted: 03/01/2018

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On behalf of Qatar’s leading healthcare provider Global Medical Recruiting now recruiting international candidates for 3 year contract work in DOHA QATAR. SEVERAL VACANCIES AVAILABLE IN THE FOLLOWING SUB -SPECIALITIES: OR design & equipment / digital OR. Radiology. Pharmacy automation and integration. Dental. General. Various healthcare projects and facilities. We have critical vacancies upcoming that we will need to be filled at the soonest. The medical group is embarking on one of the most exciting and ambitious master facility plans ever seen in international healthcare. If you would like to be part of the team and feel your qualifications, skills and experience is a good match for this position we encourage you to contact us.

Along with their commitment to providing the safest, most effective and compassionate care to their patients, the medical group believes in providing our employees unlimited opportunities in an atmosphere of collaboration and teamwork. Employees are offered a comprehensive benefits program that meets their individual needs.
3 Year contract (renewable).
Single contract for unmarried candidates, while Family contract offered for married candidates.
Generous Tax free basic salary offered according to experience. Salary paid in Qatari Riyals. From 12 800- 23625 QAR per month. Depending on currency rates 23 625 QAR is +/- 6500 USD / 5500 EUR / 4900GBP / 83 000 South-African Rand.
Free fully furnished accommodation provided.
Transport allowance of 1250 QAR per month added to your basic salary.
Free "round trip" (to and from home country) flight tickets on joining, annual leave, and on repatriation. For those with family contract offered this will be also be applicable for your family (wife and up to 3 children up to 18 years old).
School allowance: 21 000 QAR (maximum) for up to 3 children (ages 5- 18) per child per academic year provided that they are studying in private schools in Doha.
40 days paid annual vacation days.
End of Service Award (at end of contract) which is one month's salary for each year worked.
The benefits outlined here are those that apply to most employees.

Minimum Requirements
Minimum: Bachelor or BSc Degree in Engineering or in a technical discipline such as Biomedical/ Electronics / Electrical or equivalent.
Preferred: BSc Degree in Biomedical Engineering. Comprehensive specialized training in Bio-Medical Engineering.
Technical training programs attended on medical equipment that have been/ are being handled by him/her with relevant certificates.
EXPERIENCE: Minimum: 5 years involvement in a medical physics, Biomedical equipment maintenance and repairs in hospital or similar environment, at least 2 years must have been in a supervisory or management position.
Preferred: 7 years.
Work experience in a reputed Healthcare Multinational Company in a position of responsibility, preferably in a technical supervisory role with a team reporting to him/her.
Hands on working experience - healthcare equipment in installation, repair, commissioning, testing, calibration etc.
Experience in project planning and execution.
Experience in hospital medical equipment planning/ evaluation/ selection/ installation & commissioning process.
Maturity and experience in dealing with Clinical department heads, executives of group hospitals, end users to understand their requirements.
Effective communication skills to interact with medical equipment consultants, vendors, contractors, regulatory authorities, government agencies and others to convey the organizations needs for effective project planning and execution.
Currently valid and relevant globally recognized professional certifications, if any.

Principal Accountabilities
Performs remedial maintenance on specified equipment either in site or in the Biomedical Engineering as soon as possible after a fault has been reported.
Responds immediately to emergency calls for assistance or advice
Coordinates the preventive maintenance program, and maintains equipment in accordance with planned maintenance schedules and implement outlined safety checks on equipment to approved standard for proper functioning of the system.
Commissions new Biomedical and associated equipment prior to release to the appropriate user department.
Coordinates, implements and presents in-service education to medical and support staffs regarding the technical aspects and safe operation of Biomedical equipment/ system.
Formulates/ update technical specification/ compliance check list for new acquisitions of Biomedical Equipment
Technically evaluates clinical equipment proposed for purchase and review tender in liaison with Chief of Bio-Engineering against end-user recommended selection and ensure equipment’s safety compliance prior to ordering
Provides necessary assistance for new project consultants in respect of equipment requirements and attend project meetings, supply committee meetings, tender committee meetings as a member from Biomedical engineering
Coordinates with disciplines and provides efficient services and prompt response to malfunctions of equipment and other requests
Performs environmental safety checks at all hospitals and clinic locations
Carries out custom fabrication or modification of biomedical equipment as needed, to satisfy special requirements, or to meet new regulations - Assists, as required, in specialized patient care involving biomedical engineering technology
Participates in the 24 hour emergency on-call service
Participates in the training program for developees, trainees, engineers and technicians
Checks work performed by technicians developees and trainees
Maintains equipment records, to produce equipment histories
Participates in incident investigations and reporting, as related to clinical equipment failures, to define causes and corrective actions needed.
Provides advice and technical input to proposed system installations and engineering projects
Attend planned training sessions relating to specific on new equipment introduced
Recommend, ensuring stock level spare parts are adequate including technical manuals for fast response on repair/ maintenance
Ensures correct workshop practices and safe working environment within the workshop space including use of tools and equipment.
Complies with policies and procedures; and in particular infection control, safety and quality.
Performs other duties as requested.

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