Under supervision is responsible for the operational condition, maintenance, and repair of all water systems, medical equipment,and mechanical/electrical systems in assigned facilities in the Centralized Technical Program so as to ensure the safety of the patients as well as the staff operating the equipment. Performs all repair and maintenance activities according to the company and department standard operating procedures and in compliance with local, state, and federal regulatory requirements. Responsible for cost containment with regard to equipment maintenance and repair. Requirements High school/Vocational diploma or G.E.D. Technical training or AA degree in Electronics or Biomedical, or equivalent preferred. National Technical certification achievement required within 18 months of hire/assumption of position. At least six months experience working in a technical(industrial setting). Continued employment contingent upon successful completion of the Fresenius Medical Care NA Training Program for Technical Staff and the Technical Validation Program. Demonstrated leadership and training abilities. Attend all technical training programs required by the state/federal regulations and Fresenius Medical Care NA policy. Newly hired or promoted incumbents are responsible for the requirements of the respiratory fit policy if applicable. Valid Driver''s License and ability to cover at other facilities and transport equipment and supplies as needed. Employees have to meet the necessary requirements of Ishihara''s Color Blindness test as a condition of employment. Ability to work a flexible schedule.