Medical Equipment Management Service (MEMS)
Medical Electronics Technician
Salary: Band 5 £24,907 - £30,615 pa
A Medical Electronics Technician vacancy has arisen for an enthusiastic and motivated person to work within the Medical Equipment Management Service based at St Mary's Hospital, Isle of Wight, maintaining medical devices. The post provides the opportunity to work on a range of medical equipment, ensuring it performs to manufacturer's specifications and ensuring it is available for patient use. Based in the Medical Electronics Department, part of the Medical Equipment Management Service, the post holder will carry out planned maintenance, service, calibration and repair of electrical, electronic, pneumatic and mechanical medical equipment. You will be expected to record the results of all checks on an electronic equipment management system. The work involves travel between all Isle of Wight NHS Trust sites and to other locations where equipment maintained by the Medical Equipment Management Service is based. Accountable to the Director of Finance, a successful candidate will be responsible for the routine maintenance of electro mechanical medical devices used throughout the Trust which includes Acute, Community, Mental Health and Ambulance services. Applicants will be qualified to NVQ4 (HNC/HND/Degree) level or equivalent in relevant physical science or engineering subject. Applicants will have contemporary knowledge of analogue and digital electronics with associated fault finding techniques plus a good understanding around application and use of electronic and electro-mechanical devices. In addition to this we require experience of maintenance and repair of complex electronic equipment. You will have a current driving licence. The Medical Equipment Management Service is a small friendly team looking for a new Technician who is organised, professional and has the ability to think strategically and logically even when under pressure. Good communication skills are essential for liaising with both clinical staff and external contractors. You will be required to join the on-call rota for Medical Electronics.
For further information or an informal discussion please contact Nat Ford on 01983 822099 extension 2161
Interested? Don't hesitate! Go to the "Apply now" section to download our application form under job ref: 470-21-040-TW
Closing date: 13 May 2021 Interview Date: 2 June 2021