Logistics Porter (part time) – Hackney

We are a manufacturer of specialist hospital beds and manage over 25% of the UK’s acute bed and mattress fleet, working with more than 150 hospitals across the UK and Ireland.

We are looking for a dedicated Logistics Porter to join us based at Homerton University Hospital, near Hackney and help to provide high-quality products to our customers .

Your Role:

As a Logistics Porter/ Service Technician, you’ll be based in Homerton University Hospital. You will be part of our logistics and service team, dedicated to moving and collecting Medstrom equipment around the hospital.

Main responsibilities of the role

– Deliver clean, ready-to-use, products to the correct hospital locations
– Collect products after use and return to central location on-site
– Disinfect, function check, repair and electrical safety test products
– Complete job records on a handheld PDA device
– Install products into designated locations
– Maintain available product stock and spare parts inventory
– Provide product demonstrations and basic training to staff

Hours of work: 27 hours per week, Monday to Friday 4pm – 8pm and Saturday 9am – 5.30pm

You will also be required to participate in an on-call rota (once trained) to support the team and the customer. This is subject to an on-call payment and additional payment for hours worked.

Experience Required:

To join us as a Logistics Porter/ Service Technician, ideally you will need to have or be willing to develop the following:

– Mechanical or electrical background desirable, but not essential as full training will be provided
– Experience working within a healthcare setting is desirable
– Full, valid UK driving licence required (we use long wheelbase vans, but training and support to build confidence in manoeuvring these vehicles will be provided where required)
– Knowledge of Medstrom and/or other medical device manufacturers’ products would be desirable, but not essential

Personal Requirements:

– A proactive, ‘can-do’ attitude
– Excellent customer service skills
– The ability to communicate effectively
– The ability to work under your initiative, and follow procedures laid out by the business to achieve deadlines
– Basic knowledge of hygiene and safety rules
– Basic PC skills to include email and MS Office
– DBS-checked (or the willingness to complete one)

In addition to the salary and related benefits, you will join a company that has grown extensively within the last 5 years and through our unique ownership model is continuing to grow, whilst offering great career opportunities for those that are keen to progress.

To apply for this role, please use the link below where you will be directed to our applicant tracking system: