Biomedical Engineering Officer Job Careers – Joint Medical Store (JMS)

Joint Medical Store (JMS)
Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda
Reports to:  Director Biomedical Engineering
About US:
Joint Medical Store
(JMS) is a Church founded private not-for-profit organization whose mission is
to supply medicines, medical equipment and related healthcare services, and
training of assured quality to the people of Uganda at affordable prices;
Whereas Gradian Health Systems is in the business of curating, manufacturing
and selling medical technology and equipment.
Job Summary:  The Biomedical Engineering Officer – Project Development and Management will carry out Project Development and Management in
line with biomedical engineering requirements with special emphasis to
management of Gradian Health Systems equipment in Uganda
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
·       Project Development and planning.
·       Project Milestone Tracking.
·       Ensuring high performance of JMS DBME
Biomedical Engineering solutions distributed.
·       Relationship and stakeholder management.
·       Write grants / proposals to increase BME
equipment sales and impact to health care delivery improvement.
·       On board new clients for Medical Equipment.
·       Write project update reports as agreed per
·       Motivate project implementers to meet project
guidelines as scoped.
·       Repair and maintain broken down medical
·       Keep track of performance of JMS – supplied
medical equipment.
·       Ensure full functionality of the JMS-Bridge.
·       Maintain an Inventory Management System at
all times.
·       Do periodic report sharing with the necessary
project updates.
·       Crisis management in the event that
expectations are or are perceived to have not been met
·       Ensure internal and external team cohesion
and unity towards the achievement of the project goals.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
·       The ideal candidate must hold a Bachelors in
Biomedical or Electro-mechanical or Electronic Engineering or the equivalent or
diploma with minimum two years’ experience as a biomedical engineer or
technician in with significant experience in Uganda.
·       Knowledge and exposure to equipment repair
and maintenance.
·       High Proficiency in MS Office computing.
·       History of outstanding interpersonal skills
with biomedical technicians, clinical providers, and hospital administrators.
·       At least 3 attempts at Grant and /or Proposal
·       Experience of being a team leader or a
Project Manager will have an added advantage.
·       English Fluency; written and verbal
communication skills.
·       Capacity to manage high stress situations.
·       Ability to multi-task and manage various
project elements simultaneously.
·       Leadership skills
·       Big-picture thinking and vision
·       Attention to detail
·       Conflict resolution skills
·       Knowledge on a wide range of Medical
equipment, particularly anesthesia and critical care devices
How to Apply:
All qualified
candidates who meet all the above requirements are invited to submit
applications, resume, copies of academic certificates, testimonials and three
referees (who are not relatives) with their day time telephone contacts. Only
shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Applications may be
hand delivered to JMS Head office, Reception Desk or Email to
Please address your
applications to:
The Manager Human
Resource & Administration
Joint Medical Store
P.O. Box 4501
Deadline:  Friday 3rd
July 2020 at 5.00pm
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