Associate Medical Equipment Engineer
Associate Medical Equipment Engineer Band 5
Hours: 37.5 hrs per week
Job ref: 196-LIS3898
Salary: £26,554 - £34,495 p.a inclusive of HCA
Closing: 19/03/2018 23:59
A number of exciting opportunities are available to join the team supporting medical technology in this large central London teaching hospitals Trust, for new entrants to this field.
Medical Physics provides a comprehensive range of scientific and technical services to all of the Trust’s main acute and community sites. The core purpose of the Medical Equipment Management Services (MEMS) Section, in which these posts are based, is provision of repair, calibration and maintenance to a wide range of diagnostic and therapeutic medical equipment, to ensure equipment operates effectively and safely with a minimum of downtime.
The successful applicant will be expected to carry out scheduled servicing, repair, calibration and acceptance on a range of medical equipment and will be required to work to high standards of safety and accountability. They will have regular dialogue with clinical and technical staff to identify faults and repair equipment, including working in clinical areas and with manufacturers.
You will need to be a mature, self-motivated individual with an appropriate qualification, some experience in complex equipment maintenance and an understanding of the modern healthcare environment.
Applicants will be expected to have a genuine affinity for the Trust’s values, putting patients first in all they do. High standards of spoken and written communication and interpersonal skills will be required alongside technical and IT skills.
These posts will require continually updated learning as technology evolves so are best suited to applicants able to motivate themselves from an interest in getting involved in the operations and productivity of an acute hospitals trust and having a concern for the quality of support delivered to frontline clinical services.
Successful applicants will also need to be able to occasionally work flexibly outside conventional working hours. Working pattern - 37.5 hrs Mon-Fri 09:00-17:30, Occasional Out-of-Hours.
Closing date: 19th March 2018 at midnight
Interviews will be held on 12th and 13th April 2018.
For enquiries or informal visits please contact Mr Rashid Brora or Mr Peter Cook, Medical Physics Department, Guys Hospital, London SE1 9RT, Tel: 020 7188 3770 or 020 7188 3806. Email: email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications are welcomed from applicants with a disability. We can make reasonable adjustments and offer support and advice in a variety of ways throughout the application process. Equality of opportunity is our policy.
As an organisation we are committed to developing our services in ways that best suit the needs of our patients. This means that some staff groups will increasingly be asked to work a more flexible shift pattern so that we can offer services in the evenings or at weekends.
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