National Cancer Centre of Singapore Pte Ltd

Senior / Assistant Engineer

Job Category:  Ancillary
Posting Date:  30 Jun 2024

Senior / Assistant Engineer


About Us

The National Cancer Centre Singapore (NCCS) is a leading national and regional tertiary cancer centre, attending to the majority of cancer cases in Singapore’s public healthcare sector. We offer world class oncology care by having the best talent, doing robust clinical and translational research and leading education efforts to improve cancer outcomes. Join us to build a meaningful career and offer patients hope for a cancer-free tomorrow.


About the Role

As a Senior / Assistant Engineer, you will be responsible for supervising and performing specialised technical tasks involved in commissioning, maintenance, calibration, troubleshooting, and repairing a variety of biomedical equipment to maximise equipment availability for patient care. You will also provide admin and operational support to the operations of the department.


Some Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Commissioning biomedical equipment and systems to verify safety and performance against manufacturer’s specification
  • Troubleshoot and correct malfunctions in equipment to ensure that equipment meets specifications and perform scheduled preventive maintenance on biomedical equipment
  • Ensure work done by service contractors are carried out in a timely manner and in accordance with the terms and conditions of contract
  • Maintain accurate documentation of equipment maintenance and repair activities
  • Assist supervisor in overseeing projects. Coordinate meetings, prepare necessary documents.
  • Assist supervisor in facilitating essential inter-institution and inter-department collaborations and promote teamwork so that work is done effectively and efficiently.
  • Assist Supervisor in preparing investigation report to management team and implement corrective action to resolve safety and risk management


Job Requirements

  • Diploma in Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical & Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, or its equivalent
  • At least 2 years’ experience, preferably in the Healthcare industry
  • Prior experience in a similar role is preferred but not mandatory
  • Strong team player and collaborator with good interpersonal skills
  • Independent and takes initiative to complete tasks assigned
  • Able to work with all levels of staff and under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting abilities
  • Perform all other tasks and duties as directed by supervisor