Field Engineer - Special Therapy division

South East London, London
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Company: ArjoHuntleigh
Position: Field Engineer - Special Therapy Division
Location: Field based South East
Job type: Full Time, Permanent
Hours: 37.5 per week, Mon-Fri
Salary: Competitive

Working as an ArjoHuntleigh Field Engineer, you will be part of our national team aimed at providing support, "in service" training and best in class delivery of a range of high dependency medical devices. The STT will have a very customer focussed approach with a good level of technical knowledge.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Preparation, maintenance, installation, collection & in service training of key specialist products
  • Training of Rental Technicians in the management of identified products
  • Training of Laundry Technicians in decontamination of identified products
  • Training of Bench Engineers in maintenance of identified products
  • Detailed "in service" training of products when delivered to customer site, including all features and safety aspects around maximising product effectiveness
  • Working closely with the sales team on developing rental opportunities
  • Takes a lead in planning of proactive product positioning/logistics at all times
  • Feeding back any quality or regulatory issues found on products through the correct channels
  • Active participation on a 1 in 3 on call rota to ensure coverage is provided at all times - this will include weekends
  • Support depot activities when not deployed on specialist therapies - quiet periods

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

  • Experience of working in an engineering environment
    Experience working with Medical Devices essential
  • Good demonstrable technical ability
  • Confident in presenting to internal and external customers
  • Confident in the use of all IT systems and associated devices
  • PAT testing trained
  • Highly organised
  • It is essential to have a good standard of written and spoken English.
  • UK Requirements: Eligibility to work in the UK (essential).
  • Driving Licence: Required to hold a valid UK drivers licence.
  • Travel: Ability to travel within the UK and Ireland with overnight stays as and when required.
  • Enhanced DBS clearance: Required at the cost of ArjoHuntleigh.
  • IT: Microsoft Office skills namely Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Must be able to lift bulky bedframes and mattresses for prolonged periods.
  • Prepared to take a full part in a 1 in 3 shift pattern, where weekends are paid as overtime.

Please note: Due to the nature of this role, it is required that you live within the South East region.