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Clinical Engineer

Clinical Engineer—Job Standard

Job Family: Professional
Series: Health Care Professional
Job Code: 3551
FLSA: Exempt
Union Status:

This job standard may be part of one or more career progressions.


Job Overview

Provide specialized clinical engineering development, consultation and reporting in support of University services to member medical facilities.

Typical Functions

The duties listed are not all-inclusive. Duties assigned to individual employees may vary.

Provide specialized clinical engineering development, consultation and reporting in support of University services to member medical facilities; use judgment in prioritizing work and making decisions regarding methods and solutions within the context of clinical engineering principles.

Provide clinical engineering consultation services to external medical constituents; perform health care technology, equipment replacement and maintenance management analysis and planning; analyze and develop reports related to medical device hazards, recalls, problems and incidents involving equipment; review codes and standards to ensure compliance with internal and external requisites based on a thorough knowledge of regulatory guidelines and understanding of University policies and procedures.

Develop internal quality systems and procedural guidelines for facility and equipment inspection programs; provide instructional and educational seminars related to technical, safety or risk management; may develop test apparatus.

Provide recommendations related to software enhancements; develop database search, data analysis, reporting and custom operational systems.

Participate in development of new or enhance services to member facilities; may provide services for a specialty program.

Minimum Qualifications 

Education and experience equivalent to: 

 Bachelor's degree in a specialized field and two to four years related experience required.

Last modified October 10 2011 09:34 AM