We are seeking a talented and highly skilled individual that can join us to contribute in further developing the Wheelchair Service with this exciting opportunity.
The wheelchair Field Service technician role will work as part of a team alongside experienced therapists and other technicians to be responsible for the delivery, collection, repair and maintenance of manual and electrically powered wheelchairs and associated equipment. This will also include instructing carers and users in the use of stock equipment as per manufacturers’ specifications and clinical conditions.
The Wheelchair Service provides a vital service to residents, enabling them to maintain their independence in the community.
This is an exciting time to join our team delivering vital services locally and playing an important part in ongoing service development and excellence.
The successful applicant will need to have a broad experience. The post holder will also need to demonstrate effective communication skills and ability to effectively interact with internal and external stakeholders related to clinical matters. This includes service users, professionals and technical staff.
Full time 36 hours per week
Closing date: 15th July 2022 at 11:59pm
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Equal opportunities statement
Croydon Council is an inclusive employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Subject to business needs, we will be pleased to consider applications from candidates seeking flexible working arrangements and support hybrid working, whereby staff attend the workplace for part of their working week and work from home, or elsewhere, remotely for the rest of the time.
As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the advertised role.
Croydon council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. The Successful candidate will be subject to a enhanced DBS check.