Medical Engineering Technician

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Public Sector and Government
  • External Reference
    JN-042022-247835
  • Category
    Public Sector - Public Sector IT

Our Public Sector Client is currently recruiting for a Medical Engineering Technician, asap start for a 3-month duration, pay rate £15.75 - £19.35 per hour, 37.5 hours per week. This is an onsite working role based in Lewisham.



The Post Holder will be responsible for commissioning, maintenance, calibration and repair of a wide range of medical diagnostic and therapeutic devices, within the Trust.



Areas of Responsibility




  • To provide specialised clinical technical services for preventative maintenance, servicing, inspection and repair to a wide range of complex and patient-critical medical devices and laboratory equipment.




  • To communicate with clinical users and staff to gain a clear understanding of the nature of problems with equipment. Assess the seriousness and implications of the problem and respond appropriately to the urgency of the user request.




  • Undertake advanced fault-finding. Apply suitable fault-finding techniques to diagnose problems, including those beyond the scope of manufacturer supplied information. Report novel fault conditions to manufacturers. Exercise judgement to determine the causes of faults in devices with multiple complex and inter-related systems (e.g. electronic, computer and mechanical systems), which may be due to user error, equipment failure or environmental issues (e.g. temperature, RF interference).




  • To rectify complex equipment faults. Undertake repairs on complex mechanisms to component level.




  • To be able to resource materials, spare parts and service providers.



The successful candidate will have:




  • A qualification in Electrical and Electronic Engineering.

  • Experience in applying workshop technology to electronic & electro-mechanical equipment.

  • General knowledge of electronic workshop practice and computer systems.



Why work with Adecco:



  • 20 days annual leave 9 days bank holiday

  • Perks at work - discount vouchers and points to spend

  • Support program with 24/7 helpline

  • Eye care vouchers

  • Competitive pension scheme



If this is the role for you, then apply today! Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Adecco is an equal opportunities provider.


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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Evie Barnes