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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 20/01/2021.

Senior Medical Technician

Job Reference: 356-20-2808380

Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
Senior Medical Technician
Castle Hill Hospital, Cottingham
£31,365 - £37,890 per annum

The Clinical Engineering Team is part of the Medical Physics Department within Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust. We provide whole life equipment management services for the range of medical equipment in use across the Trust and also in external organisations who procure our services. We have 35 members of staff based in workshops at Hull Royal Infirmary and Castle Hill Hospital sites.

An exciting permanent opportunity has arisen to join a team of professionals providing technical support across Hull University Teaching Hospitals based at Castle Hill Hospital.

The post is required to provide expert medical equipment support, carrying out servicing and repair of a wide range of medical equipment in a dynamic Biomedical Engineering team. Working on a broad spectrum of equipment but working towards specialising in Anaesthetics or Adult Critical Care Ventilation delivery.

You are already a highly experienced technologist, with more than 2 years’ experience, confident to work independently providing excellent technical support to a wide range of medical equipment with experience of calibration and repair.

You set high standards, are safety conscious and always ensure services are provided to enhance and improve patient care.

You are comfortable working in a team with or without supervision.

The successful candidate will have a key role within the team to ensure that work is carried out in a safe and effective manner, thus ensuring that work schedules are completed on time and in line with the planned preventative maintenance required on the Trust’s and Non Trust medical equipment.

This is a demanding and challenging role requiring frequent but varied physical effort. The post involves regular communication with the nursing staff who request and return devices and with company representatives from suppliers who loan devices to the Trust.

The posts will be based at Castle Hill Hospital and offers an opportunity to work as part of a highly experienced team. We value our staff and the expertise and professionalism they bring to our work. As part of your career development we will assess and monitor your training needs and ensure that you undertake appropriate training.

Informal visits are highly recommended so please do not hesitate to contact us for further details about this post or to arrange an informal visit. Enquiries in the first instance should be made to Alan High, Chief Technician, Castle Hill Hospital, on 01482 461346 or or Business Manager Craig Murdock on 01482 461323 or

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If you are not contacted by the Trust within six weeks of the closing date of the vacancy, your application will have been unsuccessful on this occasion. We would however like to thank you for the interest you have shown in the Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.

The Trust reserves the right to close any recruitment campaign before the advertised closing date.

Committed to Equal Opportunities. Flexible working policies operation. A No Smoking Policy is in place.

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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