Position Description

Service Technician
Division Healthcare
Location Halifax, NS
Position Status Full Time
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Are you a mechanically inclined individual who enjoys working with others and wants to help provide solutions to people with physical disabilities?

Harding Medical, a division of CAN-med Healthcare, takes pride in delivering superior service and support, providing customers with improved mobility and independence. CAN-med Healthcare, a division of IMP Group Ltd.,, is a Canadian-owned value added distributor of medical surgical, health imaging, dental, mobility and home health care products and services, serving healthcare providers in Atlantic Canada.

The Halifax location of Harding Medical is now looking for a full-time Service Technician. The successful candidate will be responsible for installation and repair of rehab and home health care equipment. You will provide equipment and solutions to people with physical disabilities so they may conquer the challenges of everyday life whether its wheelchairs, stairlifts, scooters or aids for daily living.

Responsibilities

  • Unload, install and setup equipment

  • Adjust, calibrate, align and modify circuitry and components to meet specifications

  • Discuss equipment problems with operator to determine the nature of the malfunction

  • Test fault equipment to diagnose cause of malfunction

  • Test electronic components and circuits to locate defects

  • Replace defective components and adjust mechanical parts

  • Maintain accurate and detailed records of service work performed

  • Manage company assets effectively including parts inventory, tools, test equipment and business expenditures per company policy or procedure. Ensure safe working practices are adhered to

  • Attend training classes whether held on customer site, in house or at any other location determined by supervisor and/or management. Actively participate in personal upgrading in the form of continuing education and training to keep pace with advancing technology

  • Perform other related duties as assigned by supervisor or management

     

    Qualifications

  • Grade 12 Academic with additional courses or training in electronics or small engine repair

  • Excellent mechanical abilities a must and knowledge of AC/DC motors an asset

  • Previous customer service and/or administrative experience would be considered an asset

  • Clean Driver’s abstract is essential, strong interpersonal & communication skills

  • Criminal records check will be required

  • Familiarity with seating systems and rehabilitation products as well as knowledge of wheelchair/mobility product market and its suppliers would be considered an asset

  • Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision

  • 2-3 years of related experience in repair of home health care products – preferred but will train the appropriate individual

     

    Please apply online, quoting salary expectations by August 7, 2020

     

     

About IMP
IMP Group International Inc. is focused on global, sustainable growth, with 3,500 experienced people delivering service, quality and value to customers across diverse sectors such as aerospace, aviation, healthcare, information technology, hospitality and property development.

 

IMP is committed to Employment Equity and our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative at all job levels.  We welcome applicants from Aboriginal People, Visible Minority Groups, Persons with Disabilities and Women in occupations of positions where they are under-represented.  If you are a member of one of the equity groups, you are encouraged to self-identify on either your cover letter or resume.