Dialysis Chief Technician 10/12/2017
Dialysis Clinic, Inc.
Staten Island, NY
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY **Overview**
Founded in 1971, Dialysis Clinic, Inc. (DCI) remains the nation s largest non-profit dialysis provider. With a team of approximately 5,000 talented and caring employees serving across the United States, DCI provides care to nearly 15,000 patients on dialysis and 3,500 patients with chronic kidney disease. We offer a variety of services including in-center hemodialysis, home hemodialysis, and peritoneal dialysis (PD). Each position within DCI, from billers to administrators to nursing staff, contributes toward the goal of providing excellent patient care.
Our mission is the care of the patient is our reason for existence. What s yours?
**The Chief Equipment Technician** coordinates the technical and building services at the clinic. This position will provide coverage to our clinics in the Staten Island Region.
The following is a summary of what makes our team successful. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
+ Assures equipment maintenance and repair is completed according to the manufacturer guidelines, AAMI standards and DCI guidelines. This includes the water treatment system, dialysis machines, reuse equipment, and other equipment used in providing dialysis.
+ Accountable for the training of all technical staff in the proper use and maintenance of equipment. Documents such training.
+ Accountable for maintaining proper inventory, following DCI inventory guidelines.
+ Assures technical staff are performing according to the facility policies and procedures.
+ Coordinates and documents routine staff meetings with technical staff.
+ Assures the technical area is clean and free of trash and clutter.
+ Assures the physical plant is in good repair.
+ Coordinates outside services as needed. Performs air quality testing according to clinic policy.
+ Keeps up-to-date on OSHA standards and other standards. Implements and monitors compliance with standards to provide a safe workplace.
+ Provides staff education in technical areas.
+ Participates in on-call duties and is available in emergencies when indicated.
+ Actively encourages and is an example of open communication between physicians, staff and Area Operations Director.
+ Associate's degree (A. A.) or biomedical applications or equivalent from two-year College or technical school
+ One year related experience and/or training
+ To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software; Inventory software and Manufacturing software preferred
DCI is a federal contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer-Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. If you are having difficulty using the online application system or would like to request other accommodations or application methods, please contact Doug Patterson at Accommodations@dciinc.org or 615-327-3061. Once a request has been made, DCI will initiate a discussion with you about your needs and whether an accommodation can be provided. DCI is committed to providing such accommodations where possible.
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**\# of Openings** _1_
**Address** _800 Castleton Ave_
**Category** _Equipment Technician_
DCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer/AA VEVRAA Federal Contractor