Biomedical Engineer at Medcourt Support Services Limited

Medcourt Support Services Limited (MSS) is the premiere healthcare solution company based in Lagos, Nigeria. Founded in 2013, we pride ourselves in helping you stay healthy by bringing the best of health-care solutions closer to you. Over the years, we have helped our customers both individuals and corporations-tick all the boxes of accessing quality, affordable and timely health-care solutions that they need to stay healthy, happy, and fit.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Biomedical Engineer

Location: Ajah, Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Position Overview

  • The Biomedical Engineer is responsible for ensuring the safe, effective, and efficient operation of medical equipment and devices within a healthcare facility.
  • They provide technical support, maintenance, repair, and quality assurance services to ensure that medical equipment meets regulatory standards and supports patient care activities.

Key Responsibilities
Equipment Maintenance and Repair:

  • Conduct routine inspections, preventive maintenance, and repairs on medical equipment and devices to ensure optimal performance and reliability.
  • Troubleshoot equipment malfunctions and implement timely and effective solutions to minimize downtime and ensure continuity of patient care.
  • Coordinate with external service providers or manufacturers for complex repairs or specialized technical support.

Technical Support and Training:

  • Provide technical support and assistance to hospital staff, including physicians, nurses, and technicians, regarding the operation and troubleshooting of medical equipment.
  • Conduct training sessions and workshops to educate end-users on the safe and effective use of medical devices and equipment.
  • Develop instructional materials, user manuals, and troubleshooting guides for common equipment issues.

Inventory Management:

  • Maintain accurate records of medical equipment inventory, including asset tracking, maintenance history, and service contracts.
  • Monitor equipment usage, lifecycle status, and obsolescence risks, and make recommendations for equipment replacement or upgrades as needed.
  • Coordinate equipment procurement, including vendor selection, purchasing, and installation logistics.

Calibration and Testing:

  • Perform calibration and testing of medical equipment to ensure accuracy, precision, and compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Maintain calibration records and documentation in accordance with industry standards and hospital policies.
  • Conduct performance testing and validation of new equipment installations or upgrades.

Quality Assurance and Compliance:

  • Ensure that medical equipment and devices meet regulatory standards, including FDA regulations, ISO standards, and hospital accreditation requirements.
  • Implement and maintain quality assurance programs to monitor equipment performance, safety, and reliability.
  • Conduct risk assessments and participate in incident investigations related to medical equipment failures or adverse events.

Emergency Response:

  • Respond promptly to emergency calls and critical equipment failures to assess the situation, troubleshoot problems, and implement emergency repairs or replacements.
  • Collaborate with clinical staff and other support departments to prioritize equipment servicing and minimize disruptions to patient care.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical Engineering.
  • 3 – 5 years relevant work experience.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills and the ability to diagnose and resolve complex technical issues.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interact professionally with diverse stakeholders.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail, with the ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Commitment to patient safety, quality improvement, and compliance with ethical standards and best practices.
  • Previous experience in biomedical engineering, preferably in a healthcare or hospital setting.
  • Strong knowledge of medical equipment principles, including electronics, mechanics, and software systems.
  • Familiarity with regulatory requirements and standards governing medical devices and healthcare facilities.

N150,000 – N200,000 Monthly.


How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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Note: Only candidates with close proximity to Ajah should apply

Application Deadline  4th June, 2024.


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