Professionally registered clinical technologist, working in the Electronics and Biomedical Engineering (EBME) field. A disciplined, motivated individual, possessing twenty years of experience in research, application, procurement and maintenance of medical devices within the NHS. Currently utilising proven leadership ability, strategy and business acumen, positive drive and excellent communication skills, in a managerial capacity; always looking to apply these, alongside many other transferable skills to a wider field.
Head of Medical Engineering
Since November 2012
Providing leadership and strategic direction in the field of EBME and medical device management - communicating regularly with clinical staff, managers and directors to offer advice and support on all matters relating to medical equipment.
August 1995 --- October 2012
Undertaking routine maintenance and repair of high-risk medical equipment in patient sensitive environments. Working closely with Nursing and Medical staff - advising in all aspects of medical device management, offering technical training and support and responding to urgent call-outs.
August 1988 --- July 1995
Working in the R&D Department, after completing a five-year technical apprenticeship. Duties included: designing, building and testing prototype products prior to manufacture; mediating with the Production Manager to establish best manufacturing techniques and resolving any issues
Executive MBA in Business Administration and Management, General from The University of Bolton in 2016
Executive Post Graduate Diploma in Management in Business Administration and Management, General from Lancaster University in 2015
NVQ: Level 4 in Engineering Manufacture from Engineering Training Authority/BTEC in 1995
BTEC: Higher National Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Blackburn College in 1993
Certificate of Verified Achievement in from Engineering Training Authority (EnTra) in 1993
BTEC: National Certificate in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Blackburn College in 1990
Certificate of Basic Technician Training in General Engineering/Electronics Engineering Application from The Engineering Industry Training Board (EITB) in 1989
GCSE in from Witton Park High School in 1988