Mechanical Technician

Recruiter
NHS Ayrshire and Arran
Location
Coylton
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
16 Feb 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
In support of our core purpose of Working together to achieve the healthiest life possible for everyone in Ayrshire and Arran we are committed to a culture that is Caring Safe and Respectful. The post holder is required to work collaboratively in a safe care and respectful way.

As a suitably experienced Mechanical Technician you will work within the Estates Department - South Sector. Following completion of a recognised apprenticeship and having gained extensive experience in this field you will be part of a team responsible for the delivery of engineering services within the hospital environment and community premises. You should be able to demonstrate versatility in a range of work. A City & Guilds Craft Certificate/Level 3 Certificate or equivalent for the trade is essential. Experience in building services within a hospital environment including heating ventilation air conditioning decontamination and sterilising equipment would be an advantage.

You will also be required to take part in an on call rota/night shift rota and be able to work at other hospitals within Ayrshire to meet the demands of the service. Due to the requirement to participate in an on call rota it is desirable that you live no more than 30 minutes travelling time from the hospital.

Hours: 37.5 per week (8.00am to 4.30pm Monday to Thursday and 8.00am to 1.30pm Friday)

A car owner / driver is essential

Informal enquiries to Mr Ian McClue Supervisor onClosing Date: 19 January 2018

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We are in the process of amending the online application form. Please note that the current online application form requests that you supply information regarding sickness absence. Please do not complete this section as this information does not form part of the initial selection process.