Medical Engineering Apprentice
Region: Yorkshire and The Humber
PRINCIPAL DUTIES & AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY Education and Training The jobholder must participate fully in the training programme by: – Attending formal study sessions – Be willing to undertake self-directed learning – Complete all tasks and assignments – Apply skills and knowledge in the workplace – Contribute to regular performance and progress reviews As part of their training role, the jobholder must undertake formal qualifications, typically: – Level 4 diploma in Healthcare Science – Technical certificates in engineering – Functional skills certificates in literacy, numeracy and ICT Technical (under supervision) – Assist in the provision of basic technical services including equipment installation, repair, maintenance and calibration. – Assist in equipment planned preventative maintenance activity. – Assist in the production of devices in accordance with local procedures and technical instructions. Quality Assurance (under supervision) – Participate in the local quality management system and comply with its policies, procedures and instructions. – Assist quality related tasks such as audit, document management and corrective action. – Assist in quality assurance and quality control activity on medical equipment. – Carry out internal resource management tasks such as work equipment maintenance and calibration. Medical Equipment Management – Be aware of the safety aspects of any medical device or related equipment with which they may be involved – Report discrepancies, incidents, identified risks and hazards and take action to resolve them under supervision. Develop good working relationships – Develop good communication skills that demonstrate courtesy and respect including answering the telephone and passing on messages. – Support effective teamwork by undertaking other technical activities, under direct supervision, that would be expected of assistant and associated practitioners. Please see the attached Job Description, Person Specification and additional information pack for further detailed information regarding this role.