Northwell Health Hemodialysis Technician- Per Diem in Huntington, New York

Req Number 0013L8

Job Category Nursing Support

Job Description








  1. 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

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

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

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

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

  6. Performs electrical safety testing on all dialysis related equipment.

  7. Performs water system maintenance and testing.

  8. Performs related duties, as required.

*ADA Essential Functions

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required.

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

Prior equipment maintenance experience, preferred.