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Undergraduate Engineer

Job Reference: 282-E4127-B

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Estates and Maintenance
The Royal Marsden Hospital, Sutton
£18,957 pa inc 15% HCAS

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust is a world-leading cancer centre. Our role is to offer our patients the best cancer care available anywhere in the world, and to continue to make a global contribution to finding better ways of diagnosing and treating cancer. We employ over 3,900 staff in a diverse range of careers including nursing, medical, science, radiography, pharmacy, occupational therapy, finance and administrative services. We have two hospitals – one in Chelsea, London, and one in Sutton, Surrey – as well as a Medical Daycare Unit in Kingston Hospital

At The Royal Marsden, we deal with cancer every day, so we understand how valuable life is. When people entrust their lives to us, they have the right to demand the very best. That's why the pursuit of excellence lies at the heart of everything we do.

At the heart of the hospital is our dedicated team. We offer a stimulating and dynamic working environment, a wide range of staff benefits and learning and development opportunities. We are looking for employees who aspire to excellence, share our values and can play a crucial role in our on-going achievements.

The Royal Marsden NHS Trust is the UK’s leading comprehensive cancer centre, recognised worldwide for the quality of its services. The Estates Department operate and maintain, energy and environmental resources, controls, electrical and mechanical services providing power, lighting, heating, air conditioning to wards, outpatients and operating theatres. Estates directly impacts on patient welfare, front line clinical care, infection prevention and control and energy efficiency and sustainability across the Trust.

We have an exciting opportunity for a committed highly self-motivated individual , the Royal Marsden is looking for an Undergraduate Engineer to join the Estates Team, from June or July 2018, on a 1 year placement. This is a highly valuable broad ranging role allowing the Undergraduate to find their feet in a real working environment , which will expose the Undergraduate to the whole range of Estates services including mechanical, electrical, building & energy control systems and project management.

The candidate must be highly proactive in developing their technical knowledge in all aspects of training and work undertaken, engage in active discussions about skills, techniques, methods and approach to tasks in order to develop as a skilled professional. This role requires working in a live Hospital site which will provide excellent opportunities to gain valuable work experience, behaviour at all times must be conducted in a professional manner and consistent with Trust Values.

• Compassion
• Collaboration
• Determination
• Pioneering

For further details / informal visits contact:
Alison Palmer, Senior Business Manager, 020 7808 2051

The Trust is committed to developing and delivering excellent customer focused service by treating patients, their families, friends, carers and staff with professionalism respect and dignity.

Due to the high volumes of applications we receive, we reserve the right to close any adverts before the published closing date once we have received a sufficient number of applications. We advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment.

As we often have many applicants for jobs at The Royal Marsden NHS Trust, we regret that we will only be able to contact those applicants who are short-listed for interview. Therefore if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, then please assume you have not been short-listed for interview on this particular occasion.

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