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Western Isles Hospital, Macaulay Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, HS1 2AF


Works Department

Maintenance Craftworker (Engineer/Mechanical)


Band 4: £20,302 - £22,910 plus £3,373 Recruitment & Retention Premium

37.5 hours per week


Ref: SW999/SUP/WI1889/SHO


The Maintenance Craft worker (Engineer/Mechanical) will be part of a multi-skilled team within the Estates Department. The role involves planned maintenance, testing, diagnosis and repair of mechanical plant, equipment and installations. The post holder is expected to undertake new engineering installation works on buildings plant and equipment. The role involves the participation in an out-of-hours emergency service covering Lewis and Harris through an on-call rota system one week in seven.


For more information on living and working in the Western Isles visit the website: www.wihb.scot.nhs.uk/wihrr.pdf.


This post is not eligible for relocation expenses.


For further information on this post please contact: Kenny Macleod, Maintenance Supervisor at kenny.macleod@nhs.net or 01851 704 704.


All NHS Western Isles vacancies appear on the SHOW website: www.jobs.scot.nhs.uk along with a job description and an application form.


Return completed application form in Word Format to wi-hb.recruit@nhs.net or mail to: Human Resources Department, Western Isles Hospital, Macaulay Road, Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, HS1 2AF. Tel: 01851 762005 or 762027.


Closing Date: 7th June 2017

Interview date: TBC


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