ARGYLL & BUTE HSCP
OBAN, LORN & THE ISLES LOCALITY
CHIEF CLINICAL TECHNOLOGIST
DEPARTMENT OF MEDICAL PHYSICS AND BIO-ENGINEERING
ELECTRO-MEDICAL EQUIPMENT SERVICES SECTION
LORN & ISLANDS HOSPITAL, OBAN
£31,696 – 41,787 PER ANNUM
Applications are invited for this post which is based within the Electro-medical Equipment Services Section at Lorn and the Islands Hospital in Oban. The local Oban team provides a comprehensive medical equipment management service to the hospitals and GPs in Argyll and Bute, while the rest of the section, who are based in Inverness, provide services to the rest of NHS Highland. This is a full time post and the hours are 37.5 per week.
The successful candidate will lead our Argyll and Bute Team and will commission, maintain and repair the full range of medical equipment used. This includes infusion devices, defibrillators, endoscopy equipment, patient monitors, theatre equipment etc. These services are provided to all of our hospitals and GP practices in Argyll and Bute and the post holder will be expected to work away from base regularly, and occasionally overnight. A full licence to drive in the UK is therefore essential.
Applicants should have an HNC/D, degree or equivalent in electronics engineering or other appropriate discipline. Substantial experience repairing and maintaining medical equipment and proven years leading a medical equipment repair team would be an advantage. The successful applicant should also possess strong leadership skills, be a good communicator and have the organisational and time management skills required to cover a large geographic area and wide range of medical equipment.
The Scottish Highlands offers a high quality of life with a multitude of cultural, sporting and leisure activities readily available.
For further information or informal enquiries, please contact Steve Brown, Section Head, on 01463 704165.
For more information about the area of Argyll you can visit the Argyll & Bute Council website: http://www.argyll-bute.gov.uk/discover
Application packs are available from HR Department, NHS Highland, Argyll & Bute, Aros, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8LB - Tel 01546 606788 (24 hour answering machine service) or e-mail - email@example.com
Please quote job reference number 16ab/150
The closing date is 29 July 2016