Biomedical Engineer

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Job Description

Job Title: Biomedical Engineer

Location: Abuja

Purpose of the Role

  • The Biomedical Engineer assists to directs, coordinates and governs all functions related to safety testing, repair, and maintenance of biomedical patient care equipment.
  • Provides training and technical leadership to appropriate patient care personnel regarding equipment operations, standards, and maintenance.

Key Performance Area

  • Assist to develop technical specifications for the strategic decisions on Biomedical equipment to approve for use within the group.
  • Assist to develop and Oversee implementation of preventive, predictive, corrective and routine repair and maintenance schedules.
  • Design biomedical equipment and devices, such as artificial internal organs, replacements for body parts, and machines for diagnosing medical problems
  • Install, adjust, maintain, repair, or provide technical support for biomedical equipment
  • Oversee testing, troubleshooting, and repairing malfunctions for medical equipment
  • Evaluate the safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of biomedical equipment
  • Maintain supplies and biomedical inventory by checking stock, anticipating needs, placing and expediting orders, and verifying receipt
  • Carry out regular inspections of the machines to identify and resolve issues.
  • Plan and oversee all major repair and installation activities (major = structural alterations or repairs).
  • Assist to manage relationships with contractors and service providers.
  • Setup and manage contingency plans for limited business interruption.
  • Installing and calibrating biomedical machines, equipment, and software.
  • Evaluating the safety, efficiency, and effectiveness of biomedical machines, equipment, and software.
  • Providing technical support, when needed.
  • Keeping up-to-date service histories on all biomedical machines and equipment.
  • Training clinicians and other personnel on how to use biomedical machines and equipment, safely and effectively.
  • Researching new materials, technologies, and engineering aspects of biological processes and systems.
  • Writing reports and documents detailing protocols, policies, standards of use, maintenance, and repairs of biomedical equipment, machines, and software.
  • Disseminating knowledge about the biomedical engineering field through writing, teaching, or consulting.
  • Perform all other related duties as assigned.


  • This role reports to the Head of Biomedical Engineering.


  • B.Sc / BA in Biomedical Engineering or relevant field.
  • Master’s Degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • Relevant professional qualifications will be an advantage.
  • Proven experience and Well-versed in biomedical Engineering
  • Must possess relevant experience in the field of specialization.
  • Demonstrated work experience in the medical field
  • 10 years’ experience will be useful.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.

Profile Requirements:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills.
  • Project management skills.
  • Good analytical/critical thinking.

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.