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Service & Maintenance

£21000 - £22660
NRS Healthcare


Role: Service & Maintenance Technician

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: £21,000 - £22,660.

Shift: Full Time: 40 hours per week, Mon - Fri (out of hours on rota basis)

NRS Healthcare is the UK's leading provider of Community Equipment Services, we deliver complete end-to-end services through all stages of equipment provision and recycling, within the healthcare sector.

We are looking for highly motivated individuals who can help us in our mission to improve people's quality of life and independence every day. Our services allow people to remain in their homes, this helps prevent extended hospital stays, allowing the NHS to deliver frontline care where it is needed most. Our Service & Maintenance Technicians are a pivotal part of the success of the service we provide.

Duties of a Service & Maintenance Technician

  • To undertake the service and maintenance of Beds, hoists, pressure care equipment and other daily living aids. Predominately within service user's properties
  • To liaise with the Customer Service department for call outs, repairs, emergencies
  • To ensure all parts used are accounted and recorded correctly
  • To apply good standards of engineering practice at all times, when carrying out all aspects of service work and installation projects.
  • There will be a requirement on a rota basis to support out of hours' activity, for which you will receive a one off payment plus overtime at 1.5 for all hours worked.

Please note this is not an exhaustive list of duties and responsibilities

What we look for in a Service & Maintenance Technician

  • To hold a current valid driving licence
  • To have previous experience in an electrical or mechanical position would be advantageous but is not essential.
  • To have experience of PAT & LOLER Testing is an advantage but full training is provided
  • Basic DIY skills and be physically fit as the role will involve lifting and carrying
  • Excellent customer service skills, friendly and approachable as you will be dealing with members of the public
  • A good communicator, resilience when needed and an empathetic nature

In return we offer you the following;

  • A chance to work as part of a great team doing a rewarding job
  • Competitive salary and benefits
  • Pension scheme
  • Enhanced holiday of 33 days per year (inc banks) which increases with service up to 38 days per year (inc banks)
  • Participation in our employee recognition scheme
  • Full training
  • Progression opportunities

NRS Healthcare are an equal opportunities employer and we are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, or race, or is disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which cannot be shown to be justifiable.

NRS Healthcare is also Disability Confident Committed registered

If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for the Service & Maintenance Technician role, then please send a cv and covering letter explaining why you should be considered for the position.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/91311588