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Vacancy Details

Medical Devices Technician - REF No. HQ5737

Industry Sector: Healthcare
Location: Southampton, Hampshire, England

Salary: circa £25000 per Annum

FRS Office: FRS Headquarters
Consultant: William Son

Job Summary

A specialist in providing service solutions in the tertiary healthcare sector, our client is looking for medical and/or individuals specialised in trauma, to join their clinical support team for the South Coast area. The Medical Devices Technician assists the theatre team on behalf of the healthcare company supplying the equipment and implants for specific operations. In addition, the clinical support staff will provide technical assistant and medical support when necessary. The right person will ideally have a degree level qualification and knowledge in the area of major trauma, however training will be provided. Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy or Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged to apply.

Detailed Job Description

A specialist in providing service solutions in the tertiary healthcare sector, our client is looking for medical and/or individuals specialised in trauma, to join their clinical support team for the South Coast area. The Medical Devices Technician assists the theatre team on behalf of the healthcare company supplying the equipment and implants for specific operations. In addition, the clinical support staff will provide technical assistant and medical support when necessary. The right person will ideally have a degree level qualification and knowledge in the area of major trauma, however training will be provided.

Applications from suitably experienced ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy or Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged to apply.

Key Responsibilities:

Preventative maintenance on all devices, trouble shoot instrument issues in the theatre, inspection of the instruments and document their functionality

Inspect and maintain instrument sets so that they are always in good working order and ready for use, document repairs and arrange replacement equipment

Ensure that COSHH, HTM and all applicable Health & Safety standards and requirements are met at all times by the employees, servants and agents

First line maintenance, the inspection, troubleshooting/replacement of devices used within the facility

Maintain high standards of cleanliness and adhere to hospital policies.

Person Specification:

Essential:

* Technically minded with an ability to learn quickly
* Punctual and good time management
* Good under pressure and able to be precise and give clear instructions to theatre staff
* Attitude, dedication and determination
* Flexible with regards to working hours

Desirable:

* Prior medical knowledge - desire to learn more important
* Degree level education

Salary:

Circa £25,000


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