Engineering Technician - Electrical

Location
Bishops Wood Hospital - Northwood
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The Bishops Wood Hospital in Middlesex is part of Circle Health Group, Britain's leading provider of independent healthcare with a nationwide network of hospitals & clinics, performing more complex surgery than any other private healthcare provider in the country. 

Circle Health Group are proud to be recognised as one of the UK’s 25 best big companies to work for and one of the 10 best companies to work for in the health and social care sector.

We have an opportunity for an Engineering Technician to join their team of staff in the Engineering department.

This is a Full time role for 37.5 hours a week. The role holder will be required to cover a flexible shift pattern.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:

  • Qualified Electrician via a time served apprenticeship route with ECS gold card status.
  • Current Construction Safety Certification Scheme (CSCS) Card at appropriate level of qualification. If electrically qualified, current Electro-technical Certification Scheme (ECS) Card required (Persons without the appropriate card will not be considered).
  • City& Guilds Part 3, ONC, NVQ Level 3 or equivalent preferably in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering essential
  • Willingness to act as AP and RP Medgas as required is essential.
  • Time served apprenticeship in a Mechanical or Electrical biased discipline essential
  • Comprehensive understanding of Health and Safety guidelines, statutes and ACOPs.
  • Understanding of L8 Legionella ACOP within Hospital buildings
  • Demonstrated high level of organisation & time management skills, particularly in an environment with multiple, and sometimes conflicting priorities
  • Sound fault finding techniques and ability to read drawings.
  • Proficient in the use of a PC, including the use of software and systems

 Duties of this role include:

  • To ensure the prompt completion of all work orders for Planned maintenance, Reactive response, Specialist sub-contract work orders and remedial work orders.
  • To provide Routine and Specialised Engineering Maintenance and breakdown support to a specific hospital site.
  • Provide competent Technical, Health, Safety and Environmental support & assistance as required and act as an exemplar of company policies and procedures.
  • Provide training, mentoring and hands-on assistance to any additional Site based Technicians or Engineering Assistants.
  • Provide Engineering support and advice to the Local Hospital managers as required.
  • Demonstrate a can-do culture based on exemplary engineering standards in an environment of open and honest integrity.
  • To help build and Develop a strong team ethos.
  • Work at any Circle Health Group Hospital within the cluster to cover for engineering absence or to supplement labour, attend meetings, or to provide specialist advice or service to site, e.g. AP duties, Mechanical, Electrical or Air Con duties to ensure continued effective operational coverage.

 Salary & Benefits:

Circle Health Group is committed to offering competitive starting salaries alongside access to a wide range of employee benefits, including:

  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Private Pension Scheme
  • 25 days holiday a year increasing to 30 days
  • Enhanced Maternity, Paternity & Adoption Leave
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Learning and development; free courses and industry recognised qualifications
  • Friends & Family Hospital Discounts
  • NHS Blue Light Discount Card
  • Plus much more

“Our culture is a result of the way our people live and breathe our philosophy, which combines our purpose, principles and values.

To find out more about the Circle Health Group Philosophy: https://careers.circlehealthgroup.co.uk/why-circle/our-philosophy