Medical Engineering Degree Level Apprenticeship

Recruiter
SHREWSBURY AND TELFORD HOSPITAL NHS TRUST
Location
MYTTON OAK ROAD, SHREWSBURY, SHROPSHIRE, SY3 8XQ
Salary
£7,605.00 annually
Posted
20 Jun 2019
Closes
15 Jul 2019
Ref
VAC1000002446
Sector
Unspecified
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
September
Duration
Permanent
What you will do in your working day

Based at either the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital or the Princess Royal Hospital, Telford. Medical engineering is a really exciting and varied role where you'll use your expertise in electronic or mechanical engineering to undertake these activities to maintain the equipment required for the safe care and treatment of patient. Medical Engineers are responsible for checking our medical equipment to make sure it's working properly and is safe to use. Please see the job description for more details.

The training you will be getting

BSc Honours Degree through attending the University in Bristol in week long blocks through out the 3 years - expenses paid.

Support and training on-site by proficient Medical Engineers and a Medical Engineering training officer.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Once qualified there will be the opportunity to secure a permanent contract with the Trust.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Problem solving skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Interest electronics/mechanics

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Math, English, Science (Grade A* - C (9 - 4)) Essential
A Level or equivalent Chemistry or Biology + 1 other science (Grade A - C) Essential
BTEC or equivalent Relevant subject instead of A levels (Grade Distinction) Essential