Equipment Technician

Location
Sandwell, West Midlands
Salary
Band D, SCP 9-17 (£20,344 - £23,836 per annum) (£10.54 - £12.35 per hour)
Posted
23 May 2019
Closes
06 Jun 2019
Ref
SAND000003949
Job role
Technician
Contract Type
Full time

Sandwell’s Prevention Store delivers / maintains / services equipment and assistive technology to enable the people of Sandwell to live as independently as they can within their home environment.

As an important front line service working alongside a range of Health & Social Care Services, we are looking to expand our pool of Equipment Technicians who are responsible for a range of different functions within the service.

We are especially looking for candidates who have experience, knowledge or an interest in one or more of the following areas: -

  • Working within an office function, liaising with customers, their carers/family and Health & Social Care professionals to book deliveries of equipment or services, arrange collections of unneeded equipment
  • The installation, maintenance, servicing of Telecare and Assistive Technology equipment
  • The delivery, installation, collection of community equipment such as specialist bed, hoists and other equipment provided to help maintain a person’s independence
  • The maintenance, servicing and inspection testing of our range of equipment we provide

Hours

37 hours per week

The service operates 7 days a week (standard hours), including Bank Holidays and successful candidates will be required to work on a rota basis with each post holder required to work one weekend in every six.

This vacancy and advert will be closed as soon as sufficient applications are received. Therefore, it is strongly advised that you complete and return your application as soon as possible.