Field Service Engineer

      Opcare, part of the international healthcare company Ability Matters Group, is one of the largest suppliers of artificial limb, orthotic and posture and mobility services to the NHS in England. We aim to deliver a first class service for users whilst applying the most advanced and exciting clinical and technical solutions available to patients.

      The successful candidate would be responsible for the following key tasks:

      • Attend field service jobs as assigned on a daily basis
      • Carry out investigations, repairs and preventative measures on patient wheelchairs
      • Deliver and collect patient wheelchairs
      • Progress completed jobs, identifying further actions required including necessary parts to complete patient jobs
      • Liaise with the Service Administration team to ensure that patient records are correctly updated on a daily basis
      • Demonstrate a positive can-do attitude with a mindset of continuous improvement
      • Demonstrate a strong work ethic

      The role is attached to our posture and mobility service facility in Leicester and will require the successful applicant to travel across the region attending patient jobs.

      This post will require the successful applicant to have had previous experience in a field service role, with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Strong organisational skills are imperative, as is the ability to manage changing priorities effectively on a daily basis. The right candidate will show initiative and have the ability to work well independently and as part of a team.

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