State of Washington Classified Job Specification
ELECTROCARDIOGRAPH TECHNICIAN LEAD
Lead Electrocardiograph Technicians and other assigned staff in the clinical operation of an ECG laboratory.
Under general direction, regularly assign, instruct and check the work of others. Coordinate the clinical work performed by Electrocardiograph Technicians and others.
Plan laboratory schedules and assign priorities according to work load and clinical urgency, initiate corrective action or suggest technical innovations in work methods of staff;
Assist in interviewing and recommending selection of applicants; assign and schedule work; provide input for staff performance evaluations and corrective action when necessary;
Train Electrocardiograph Technicians and others; serve as a resource to other clinical staff;
Assist in preparing annual laboratory budget in collaboration with laboratory manager; assist in monitoring budget;
Maintain laboratory inventory and initiate purchasing of supplies; arrange for the maintenance and repair of equipment;
Participate in clinical conferences and meetings;
Perform the work of Electrocardiograph Technician II;
Perform related duties as required.
There may be instances where individual positions must have additional licenses or certification. It is the employer’s responsibility to ensure the appropriate licenses/certifications are obtained for each position.
High school graduation or equivalent
One year of experience as an ECG Technician 2
Certified in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Certified by the National Alliance of Cardiovascular Technologists
Class Specification History
New Class: 9-15-95
Revised new class code: (formerly 6368) effective July 1, 2007