Endoscopy Technical Trainer

  • Job Reference: 1230013910-2
  • Date Posted: 5 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Focus Resourcing
  • Location: Southend-on-sea, Essex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity to join a well-established company in the healthcare sector. They are seeking candidate who can deliver technical repair training across the range of current and future flexible endoscopes, from apprentice and progression to, minor, major, and advance repair techniques.

Your role:

  • Assessment and analysis of trainee performance with a focus on repair quality
  • Carry out pre-interview technical skills aptitude tests for potential candidates and existing personnel progression/development
  • Undertake routine Post Repair Audits of flexible endoscopes
  • Development of repair method sheets and production of technical bulletins
  • Provide technical support to the Endoscopy workshop as required
  • Analysis, testing, fault finding and component level repair of PCBs and associated mechanical sub-assemblies
  • Analysis, testing, fault finding and determination of micro CMOS sensors
  • Verification & validation of components and assemblies for current and new devices
  • Development of test apparatus, jigs & tools
  • Initiation and completion of risk assessment tables
  • Assist with the upkeep of calibration & maintenance records
  • Supplier engagement and liaison
  • Generate purchase orders and monitor through to delivery
  • Maintain documentation in line with business requirements

The person:

  • Degree (or equivalent qualification) in Engineering or a related industry
  • Minimum of 5 years major repair capability across a variety of scope generations
  • 2 - 5 Years in an engineering/electronics environment with experience on medical equipment
  • Comprehensive understanding of ISO:13485 ISO:14971
  • Analysis & problem solving skills (8D - DMAIC process)
  • CAD drawing - Autodesk Inventor - AutoCAD - Solidworks
  • A DBS Enhanced Disclosure is required for all applicants


  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • After successfully completing 6-month probation period, enrolment into Death in Service scheme (4x salary)
  • Pension with Royal London (enrolment after 3 months of employment)
  • Perkbox - discounts/offers with various popular brands
  • Cycle to work scheme (after 3 months of employment)