Medical Field Service Engineer
Salary – £25,000 – £35,000 Dependent on experience
About Optical Express
Optical Express is focused on delivering exceptional patient care, outstanding clinical outcomes and continued investment in our people and technology.
For over 30 years, millions of patients have trusted Optical Express with their eye care. As Europe’s leading private provider of laser eye, premium intraocular lens and cataract surgery, our Surgeons undertake more laser procedures collectively than any other provider. We look after thousands of patients in our clinics every week and it’s a privilege to transform the lives of so many.
The Optical Express team work together, collectively and consistently striving for excellence. We support each other, respect each other and are committed to a culture of care, trust and integrity.
The culture extends to our local communities, through our range of charitable and environmental projects. We focus on doing what is right for our patients, our colleagues, our local communities and our planet.
We are expanding our team and are looking to recruit Medical Field Service Engineers across the UK. You will be responsible for the calibration, repair and service of a wide range of equipment used by our clinicians. Field Service Engineers work as part of a multi-disciplinary maintenance team and are responsible for the maintenance, service, and installation of ophthalmic and healthcare equipment as well as providing remote technical guidance to colleagues throughout the business.
The ideal candidate will have both a strong and practical service engineering background within the optical industry.
Suitable candidates will have previous field service engineer experience within the optical industry and possess a qualification in electronics, mechanical engineering or equivalent to a minimum of ONC level.
You will be expected to work on your own initiative, in a professional and ethical manner and be willing to go the extra mile to satisfy our customers.
This post will require a flexible approach to working hours and time may be spent away from home. In addition to a significant amount of travel within the UK, some overseas work may be involved. A full UK Driving Licence is required.
What’s in it for you?
- Rewarding salary
- Free or discounted optical products/procedures
- Discounted prescription and non-prescription eye care (including family)
- Career progression
- Cycle to work scheme