Technical Support Specialist – Medical Equipment Industry

About Our Client:

Our client is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies.


Position Scope:

This position uses a wide array of knowledge, customer service, education, support, technical skills and critical thinking abilities to facilitate hospital/staff support. The individual must serve as a contributing member of the team through collaboration with sales and service while championing the company’s values.



  • Proactively collaborate with internal teams/departments to promote a culture of inclusiveness and cooperation
  • Responsible to live and exemplify the Company’s values: Integrity, Accountability, People, and Performance.
  • Provide effective, proficient, and timely service, education, training and support to all customers in direct support of the sales and service teams to ensure optimal customer satisfaction.
  • Provide clinical surgical support by operating/supporting all Endoscopy equipment and other portfolio solutions i.e. Medical, MedSurg, Communications, Orthopaedics
  • Anticipate related device/solution needs of the hospital/staff, and provides support, training and education pre/post and during procedures.
  • Responsible for trouble-shooting and maintaining Endoscopy and Communications equipment
  • Responsible for trouble-shooting and maintaining solutions in Medical, MedSurg, Communications, Orthopaedics
  • Work with surgeons, patients, O.R. personnel, central processing, biomedical, and all other related personnel to maintain partnerships, support and relationships
  • Maintain knowledge base of equipment and disposable products
  • Assist the Sales Representative in providing physicians and O.R. personnel with information on new products
  • Assist with the service department and Field service staff for field service support and information
  • Adhere to hospital policies, standards and procedures
  • Other duties as assigned by Manager


Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • Excellent interpersonal, analytical, and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills for individual and group communication
  • Able to read and understand technical manuals extensively
  • Must be self-motivated, self-reliant and able to work with little supervision
  • Hospital department, Operating room experience and demonstrated knowledge of anatomy, surgical procedures, and techniques
  • Must have near vision acuity (corrected) color vision, mobility, bending, standing, stooping, and finger dexterity
  • Must be able to generate and explain detailed forecasts, guidelines, and procedures
  • Must be able to analyze non-routine product issues using independent judgment
  • Must be able to observe and correct minute inconsistencies
  • Respects patient confidentiality
  • Must be able to travel up to 20%


Education and Experience:

  • University Degree Preferred, ideally in Kinesiology
  • Related experience in the field of MedSurg, surgical instruments and endoscopic procedures preferred


Application Instructions: 

To apply, please send a resume to Shannon Terpstra at [email protected].


Summit Search Group is a fair and equitable search firm. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.

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Etobicoke, ON


Competitive compensation package + benefits


Categories:    Technician and Technologist    Other   

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Technical Support Specialist – Medical Equipment Industry

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