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Senior Medical Engineering Technologist - Renal Dialysis

Job Reference: 130-HS032-1118

Employer:
Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board
Department:
Renal Dialysis
Location:
Morriston, Swansea
Salary:
£23,023 to £36,644 per annum

Welcome to ABM University Health Board. We welcome applications from people who share our values: caring for each other, working together and always improving.

Croeso i Fwrdd Iechyd Prifysgol ABM. Rydym yn croesawu ceisiadau gan bobl sy’n rhannu ein gwerthoedd: gofalu am ein gilydd, cydweithio a gwella drwy’r amser.

ABM University Health Board reserve the right to close vacancies after 24 hours if a large number of suitable applications are received. We encourage early applications to ensure consideration for a post.

Prior consideration for this vacancy will be given to staff currently awaiting Redeployment and we therefore reserve the right to withdraw this advert at any stage.

Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board is committed to supporting its staff and processes to fully embrace the need for bilingualism thereby enhancing service users experience. In our commitment to increase the number of staff able to communicate in Welsh with patients and professionals, we would particularly welcome applications from Welsh speakers.

Equality remains at the centre of the Health Boards policy-making, service delivery and employment practices. We value the diversity of our staff and welcome applications from people from protected groups under the Equality Act 2010, this specifically includes age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/reassignment, race, religion, disability, pregnancy and maternity and marriage and civil partnership.


Renal Technical Services at Morriston Hospital have a vacancy for an experienced band 6 Senior Medical Engineering Technologist - Renal Dialysis

 

Applicants with related electronics/engineering knowledge, skills and equipment training, but insufficient NHS experience may be considered for employment initially at a lower band 5 level pending satisfactory further training, experience and membership of the register of clinical technologists

 

The technical team is responsible for the repair and maintenance of a large fleet of Baxter and Fresenius equipment used within the hospital's dialysis units, burns unit, cardiac centre and ITU. The team is also responsible for the large home dialysis patient population covering an area extending from Bridgend in the east to Pembroke in the west and north to Machynlleth.

 

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing a wide range of technical support for all renal dialysis equipment, water treatment and associated equipment across the West Wales area to ensure compliance to national standards and guidelines. We are seeking a self-motivated, pro-active team player who can demonstrate excellent organisational, communication and problem solving skills. and as a result should be qualified to Degree/HND/HNC level in Electronic Engineering or a related subject, or have appropriate extensive experience within the field of haemodialysis.

 

The successful candidate will also participate in our on call rota to provide a 24hr/365day a year emergency on call service.

 

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; English and/or Welsh speakers are equally welcome to apply.



For further details / informal visits contact:

Andrew Long - Head of Renal Technical Services - Morriston Hospital - 01792 703607

 

 




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