Multi skilled technician

NHS Scotland is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able...

NHS Scotland is committed to encouraging equality and diversity among our workforce and eliminating unlawful discrimination. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best. To this end, NHS Scotland welcomes applications from all sections of society.

Have you got a trades background and looking for a new career?


At NHS Highland we have a full-time vacancy within our Estates Department for a Multi Skilled Trades Technician covering the Raigmore and NTC areas.


The successful candidate will carry out mechanical, plumbing and electrical maintenance and repair of building services, plant and equipment, which contributes to the provision of excellent patient care.


What we are looking for - 


- A fitter and/or electrical background is preferred but not essential as training will be provided.


- A current UK driving license is essential.


- Applicants must have served a recognised fitting/mechanical and/or electrical qualification as detailed in the job description.


- Experience in heating services, boiler plant, pumps and ventilation systems within a health care environment would be advantageous.


- A great team player who is self-motivated and comfortable with remote working.


 - A flexible approach to work is essential as variations to the standard working week may be necessary, to provide shift cover, and willing to participate in the 1:6 on-call rota.


What we can offer you - 


Have you got a trades background and looking for a new career?

At NHS Highland we have a full-time vacancy within our Estates Department for a Multi Skilled Trades Technician covering Raigmore Hospital & National Treatment Centre Highland.

The successful candidate will carry out mechanical, plumbing and electrical maintenance and repair of building services, plant and equipment, which contributes to the provision of excellent patient care.

What we are looking for - 

- Electrician (multi skilled)

- A current UK driving license is essential.

- Applicants must have served a recognised electrical qualification as detailed in the job description.

- Experience in heating services, boiler plant, pumps and ventilation systems within a health care environment would be advantageous.

- A great team player who is self-motivated and comfortable with remote working.

 - A flexible approach to work is essential as variations to the standard working week may be necessary, to provide shift cover, and willing to participate an on-call rota.

What we can offer you -

- Automatic enrolment in the competitive NHS Scotland pension scheme.

- Enhanced rates of pay for evening, weekend and overtime working. 

- Training and Development opportunities.

- Generous annual leave entitlement, between 35 and 41 days (inclusive of public holidays) depending on length of service.

- Policies that enhance your work-life balance and shift patterns which include a local arrangement for 4 day working week (within Monday - Friday), working hours 7.30am - 5.30pm, with a long weekend every fortnight. This may be subject to change sometimes to ensure that we are able to provide a high level of service. 


Informal enquiries to:  

Kevin Stewart 

Kevin.stewart2@nhs.scot 

07875312409 


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NHS Highland is geographically the largest of the 14 regional boards of NHS Scotland, covering an area of 12,500 square miles, across Highland and Argyll & Bute.

As a board we strive to ensure the environment is conducive to nurturing a positive culture, supported and delivered through our NHS and Social Care values.

 

 

 

Care and compassion

Dignity and respect

Openness, honesty and responsibility

Quality and teamwork

 

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