Medical Engineering Technician
|Location||North West England|
|Salary||£14.00 - £18.00 per hour|
An organisation based in Greater Manchester is looking for a Medical Engineering Technician for an initial period of 3 months.
Key responsibilities will be:
To work with the Team Leader in providing a cost efficient repair and maintenance service on medical equipment within the trust - this will include working on specialist equipment
The post involves acceptance testing of new equipment, new product evaluations, electrical safety testing, installation, commissioning, servicing and repairs on a broad range of complex, multifaceted medical equipment and devices to be used by others
This will involve a practical test of the equipment on completion of any work and the completion of relevant test reports prior to delivery to the end user
Ensure that by examination you are satisfied equipment is clean and has been decontaminated in accordance with department procedures
To ensure that equipment is safe for yourself and other engineering technicians to carry out their duties and to prevent cross infection to patients when returned to clinical areas
Service, repair and calibrate a broad range of delicate and complex multifaceted medical equipment some of which is specialised
Diagnose faults using your skills of dexterity and co-ordination with the aid of precision tools, specialised test equipment and dedicated computer software provided
Collect the facts and circumstances of how and why equipment failed whilst in use to develop your skills of analysis for diagnosing faults on medical equipment both in the clinical environment and the workshop, decide and implement the appropriate action required
Carry out electrical safety testing on serviced and repaired complex medical equipment that is to be used for patient care with the test equipment provided to ensure that the results obtained are within the stated limits and values.
A successful candidate will have/be:
A broad range of training and experience on complex, multi-faceted medical equipment
A background in electronic/electrical engineering
Able to plan and organise his/her own work using their own initiative and experience to manage his/her own work load.
Resourcing Group is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.