Electrical / Electronics Service EngineerLead Engineer Band 7 (£31,696 - £41,787) plus agenda for change rates for unsociable working. Job Reference: 413-CMPE17014NRadiotherapy Engineer Band 5 (£22,128 - £28,746) plus agenda for change rates for unsociable working. Job Reference: 413-CMPE17013NA fantastic opportunity has arisen at The Christie. We are looking to appoint a number of enthusiastic and flexible service engineers to join a dynamic Radiotherapy Physics group at The Christie. The successful candidates will have knowledge of electronic, electrical engineering and will join a team of specialist engineers providing a comprehensive repair, maintenance and development service to the Christie Proton and Photon Beam Therapy service within the Radiotherapy Department. At Band 5, we will be looking for individuals’, who may have limited experience in radiotherapy/engineering. At Band 7 we are looking for an experienced Service Engineer working in healthcare or other industries such as semiconductor process, ex Armed Forces Radar Systems Engineers and other complex electronic systems. Full manufacturer training will be provided to enable the individuals to work independentlyYou will have/develop skills in the following areas: high power RF microwave and x-ray generation, high vacuum systems, motor speed control, electronic position sensing and control, analogue servo control, data acquisition and display, advanced digital imaging, laser alignment, computer control, networking and mechanical engineering. Duties will involve quality control measurements, fault finding, repairs and planned maintenance of complex radiotherapy equipment, and other associated equipment e.g. MR / CT.Ideally, a degree or HNC/D in electronics / electrical engineering or equivalent technical qualification and experience in engineering is required. Applicants with less experience may be considered and initially appointed at a lower pay band.The Christie NHS Foundation Trust, situated in South Manchester, is the largest cancer treatment centre of its kind in Europe, and an international leader in cancer research and development. The Christie provides a radiotherapy service to a population in excess of 3 million in the Greater Manchester and Cheshire area. In addition to the Withington site there are two operational radiotherapy satellite centres located in Oldham and Salford. These facilities provide local access to treatments for cancer patients. The centre at Salford also provides a stereotactic radiosurgery service. Completion of the Christie satellite centres has equipped The Christie radiotherapy network with a total of 14 linear accelerators across the three sites. The Christie team is in the process of delivering the National Proton Beam Therapy programme in conjunction with UCLH which will be clinical in 2018. Other exciting developments include participating in the international MR linac consortium with The Christie set to be one of the first hospitals in the UK to offer MRI-guided radiotherapy.To find out more about the role and to arrange an informal visit (recommended) please click the Apply button.