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Biomedical Engineer

St. Mary’s Hospital

This is a Full-time position in Gulu posted January 15, 2022.

St. Mary’s Hospital Jobs in Gulu Biomedical Engineer Carreer opportunities in Gulu vacancies in St. Mary’s Hospital at Gulu

# Job Description

Fondazione Piero e Lucille Corti a registered Italian
charity is searching for a:
Biomedical Engineer at St. Mary’s Hospital Lacor, Gulu Uganda

Uganda is the pearl of Africa, a 1000 m high plateau with an ideal climate,
beautiful landscapes and nature, a place afflicted by decades of conflicts,
now quiet and relatively safe.
In northern Uganda, Lacor Hospital is one of the very few facilities where a
mostly poor population can hope to find affordable treatment. The Hospital
cares for more than 200.000 patients every year.
Lacor Hospital is a complex with over 700 employees. It includes a training
institute for health 750 students, of which 500 reside within the Hospital,
a logistic office in Kampala and residences within the Hospital for
approximately 300 employees with their families.

The candidate will be employed by Fondazione Corti with an Italian contract
and deployed to Lacor Hospital as Biomedical Engineer in the framework of the
Foundation’s technical assistance to Lacor Hospital.
The place of work will be Lacor Hospital and full time residence in the
Hospital is required. Accommodation is provided by the Hospital.
We offer an extendable one-year contract. Salary will be defined depending on
candidate experience.

The Job
Reports directly to the Biomedical & Electrical team manager and main job
activities are:
• Install new equipment by establishing, adjusting, calibrating and testing

• Supervise and approve new equipment installation by third parties;
• Maintain equipment by completing preventive maintenance schedules,
conducting tests, troubleshooting and repairing malfunctions;
• Call for special equipment service, evaluate service contracts and maintain
equipment inventories;
• Direct biomedical equipment operations by providing equipment operation
demonstrations, instructing other healthcare staff in use and care of
equipment and answering questions;
• Evaluate proposals for new equipment;
• Maintain supplies inventory by checking stock, anticipating needs, placing
and expediting orders, and verifying receipt, in collaboration with
procurement department;
• Prepare biomedical reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing
information and trends;
• Training of local employees
Candidate requirements:
• A degree or higher diploma in Electronics/Biomedical Technology or
equivalent qualifications;
• At least 2 years of experience in a similar setting, preferably in a
Hospital environment.

• Familiarity with procurement processes and experience with inventory and
maintenance software and, preferably, managing and coordinating a small team
of technicians.
• Very good knowledge of English.
• It is necessary to behave highly ethically, to always keep calm and a have a
polite approach even in stressful situations, an hands-on aptitude, be capable
of leading by example and show an effective teamwork approach. It is further
necessary to have the ability to adapt to different cultures and habits and
showing a high respect for people.

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Email:: [email protected]

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St. Mary’s Hospital Jobs in Gulu Biomedical Engineer Carreer opportunities in Gulu vacancies in St. Mary’s Hospital at Gulu

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