Medical Field Service Engineer (Medical Optical Lasers)

  • Job Reference: TC6818B
  • Date Posted: 24 May 2018
  • Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Salary: £43,000 to £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: 10% - 15% Bonus + On Call Allowance
  • Sector: Engineering, Medical Service
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

My client is a worldwide leading manufacturer of technically advanced optical, microscopy and electronic visualisation systems, trusted by scientific and healthcare professionals to deliver ‘best in class’ product solutions across their key markets, which include life science research and drug discovery, medical systems and semiconductor manufacture. Employing over 25,000 people and with representation in over 80 countries globally, this organisation operates at the forefront of technology and innovation, with an unrelenting commitment to research and development, world class manufacturing facilities and the recruitment of good people central to their future success.

The Role - Medical Field Service Engineer, Medical Lasers, Optics & Ophthalmic Instrumentation

Following expansion, this market leading optical group now seeks to recruit a technically motivated and customer focused Electronic Field Service Engineer, responsible for the planned preventative maintenance, service, breakdown and repair of leading edge fully networked electronic optical medical systems, with innovative products dedicated to a broad range of medical applications with include optometry, dentistry, radiotherapy, surgical microscopy, digital visualisation, neurosurgery and gynaecology.  This role is home based, and will involve travelling to hospitals, healthcare centres and medical establishments.

Your Background - Medical Field Service Engineer, Medical Lasers, Optics & Ophthalmic Instrumentation

Suitable candidates for this exciting role will need to possess a qualification in electronics, engineering or science, to a minimum of ONC level, and have gained experience working in a customer facing field service, ex-forces or technical support environment.  Applications are encouraged from engineers from a wide range of electronic based high value capital equipment sectors, including medical device, ex-forces (radar, avionics, weapons guidance or navigation systems), optics/laser, laboratory device, pharmaceutical, semiconductor or other high value instrumentation environments. Full and extensive product training will be provided, so whatever your background in field service, your application will be considered. Experience of optics, lasers or ophthalmic applications is beneficial but is not essential. 

The Benefits - Medical Field Service Engineer, Medical Lasers, Optics & Ophthalmic Instrumentation

This is a truly excellent opportunity to join a world-class manufacturer of optical medical systems. You will be joining a national team of engineers who take great pride in their work and who aim to build upon long-term relationships with customers. You will be continually challenged as you are exposed to new technologies. You will receive constant support and guidance from senior management and your technical knowledge will be furthered through ongoing training courses across a broad range of instrumentation. For those with the desire there are opportunities to progress your career into more technical specialist roles.

An excellent salary of up to £50K is accompanied by a generous benefits package which includes a fully expensed company car (BMW 5 Series or similar), 10% - 15% bonus scheme, life assurance, pension scheme, on call allowance, laptop, mobile phone and the opportunity to progress your career within a truly market leading technically innovative organisation.

This vacancy is being advertised by TRS Consulting. The services advertised by TRS Consulting are those of an employment agency and / or employment business.