service technician – home health care equipment

  • Full Time
  • Hamilton

Essential Home Care Products Inc.

  • Work Term: Permanent
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 37.5 hours per week
  • Education: Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
  • Experience: 1 to less than 7 months

  • Work site environment
  • Dusty
  • Noisy
  • Outdoors

  • Work setting
  • Repair
  • Urban area
  • Service
  • On-site customer service
  • Installation
  • Various locations
  • Chronic or long-term care facilities/centres
  • Hospital or home for the aged
  • Hospital/medical facility or clinic
  • Home care and visiting care agency
  • Nursing home/home for the aged

  • Tasks
  • Inspect products to determine the requirements for repair
  • Repair or replace defective or worn-out parts and components using hand, power or specially designed tools
  • Test and adjust repaired products for proper functioning
  • Calibrate products using hand tools
  • Set up and dismantle equipment
  • Prepare and maintain equipment and supplies
  • Maintain inventory of equipment
  • Clean and maintain equipment
  • Professionalism in customer service
  • Process files and paperwork
  • Organize and maintain inventory

  • Area of specialization
  • Electronic
  • Mechanical

  • Work conditions and physical capabilities
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Sound discrimination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

  • Weight handling
  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

  • Own tools/equipment
  • Steel-toed safety boots

  • Personal suitability
  • Client focus
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Initiative
  • Team player
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Dependability
  • Time management

  • Screening questions
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?

  • Green job
  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

  • Workplace information
  • On the road job

  • Health benefits
  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

  • Financial benefits
  • Bonus
  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance

  • Long term benefits
  • Long-term care insurance

  • Other benefits
  • Free parking available
  • Learning/training paid by employer
  • Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)
  • Parking available

  • Support for persons with disabilities
  • Provides physical accessibility accommodations (for example: ramps, elevators, etc.)
  • Participates in a government or community program or initiative that supports persons with disabilities
  • Provides awareness training to employees to create a welcoming work environment for persons with disabilities

  • Support for mature workers
  • Applies hiring policies that discourage age discrimination

  • Supports for visible minorities
  • Applies hiring policies that discourage discrimination against members of visible minorities (for example: anonymizing the hiring process, etc.)