Supervisory Medical Instrument Technician (Multiple Function- Echocardiography/Electrocardiography)
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Location: San Francisco, California
Internal Number: 624204300
The Supervisory Medical Instrument Technician - Supervisory Echocardiography/Electrocardiography (ECG) Technician, is a highly skilled professional who will have full supervisory responsibility for all echocardiography technologists as well as ECG technicians within the Cardiology Section, VA Medical Center, San Francisco. Major duties include, but are not limited to the following: Assigning and evaluating the work of subordinate staff, resolving problems which may interfere with patient examination or treatment; providing echocardiography and ECG technician services in more complex and non-standard cases; evaluating new products and equipment and making recommendations concerning developments which would improve operations; participating as an instructor in the facility's clinical training program; making final decisions on selections based on recommendations from subordinate supervisors or leads; evaluating performance; taking disciplinary action when necessary; and identifying educational or training needs. Will be responsible for 6 or more FTEs with increasing complexity. The Supervisory Medical Instrument Technician - Supervisory Echocardiography/ECG Technician is a working supervisor dividing time between working as a Medical Instrument Technician and supervising. The Incumbent at the full performance level, will perform the higher-level duties of significant scope, complexity (difficulty), and range of variety, 25% of the time. In addition to planning work schedules and operations, makes changes in the organization of work within allowable costs and established policies. Has the authority to develop plans and schedules for guidance of subordinate supervisors and other subordinates for the accomplishment of work to meet program goals, objectives, and broad priorities established by higher levels of management. This includes carrying out such responsibilities as: (a) Analyzing work requirements and determining staff and resources needed to accomplish work. (b) Reviewing and analyzing records and reports of work production, costs, and equipment and staff resources used to evaluate progress and control or reduce costs. Reports progress and resolution of problems in achieving goals and objectives to higher levels of management. Assigns and explains work requirements relative to Cardiac Ultrasound and ECG's for new requirements or changes, as well as existing progress. Resolves technical work problems not covered by precedents or established policies for non-routine or complex procedures. Studies continuing problems on the quality and quantity of work and operating effectiveness and takes or recommends needed actions. Work Schedule: Full Time. Monday-Friday. 8:00am-4:30pm. Telework: Not available. Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Position Title/Functional Statement #:Supervisory Medical Instrument Technician (Multiple Function- Echocardiography/Electrocardiography)/PD0000 Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized. Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.