Field Service Engineer - Band 4
North Bristol NHS Trust
Job Reference: 339-JKL9838-A
Employer: North Bristol NHS Trust
Department: Engineering
Location: Gloucestershire, Gloucestershire & Avon
Salary: £20,150 - £23,363 per annum

Please note that this job advert will close as soon as sufficient applications have been received. So if you are interested, please apply for this vacancy as soon as you can.

The Wheelchair and Special Seating Repair Service, based at BCE, require an enthusiastic Field Service Engineer to join our busy Service Repair team. You will be part of one of the largest NHS trusts in the UK, based at the Bristol Centre for Enablement. As part of our specialist team undertaking repairs and maintenance to a wide range of mobility equipment, you will be doing field work predominantly in the Gloucestershire area, with occasional coverage in Bristol.

You will undertake repairs and refurbishments to mechanical and electrical medical equipment such as wheelchairs, components and batteries, carrying out diagnostic testing of faulty control boxes in a variety of community settings (eg home addresses) as well as participating in the On Call rota across the region.


Will have the ability to work efficiently and methodically under pressure, masterminding engineering solutions.

Be comfortable handling a busy and demanding work load and have a flexible work ethos.

Have a sound engineering background that includes electronics bias.

Be a good faultfinder, analytical and enjoy problem solving.

Have good interpersonal and communication skills.

Have a ‘can do’ attitude.

Able to identify the correct parts needed for a repair.


The Post

Is for 37.5 hours per week.

Attracts Band 4 pay scale

Service vehicle

Free parking at operations site.

Full range of excellent NHS benefits.

Why this role?

As a competent engineer you will make a real difference in the community and have the satisfaction of seeing your work provide quality to people’s life

A unique role that will challenge you, providing a work experience unlike any other.

Stable job security.

If you have what it takes to be our next engineering champion, then we would like to hear from you.


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