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Do you have the drive to join a global leader in the manufacture and distribution of innovative home and long-term care medical products?

Invacare Corporation, is an NYC listed organisation that specialises in the manufacture and distribution of a range of medical devices that that promote recovery and active lifestyles.  

Through its emphasis on providing clinically and technically relevant products such as powered and manual wheelchairs, pressure area care and respiratory therapy.  Invacare aims to keep its promise to customers by ‘Making life’s experiences possible’ 

Invacare employs approximately 5,000 associates worldwide and markets its products in over 80 countries around the world. 

In Europe, Invacare is present in 14 countries with the European Headquarters located in Switzerland. 

Due to our continued success and sustained growth we have exceptional opportunities for Dynamic, Success Driven, Business Development Managers to join our National UK Sales team, with vacancies for:


Business Development Manager – Safe Patient Handling, UK Eastern Region


To be successful in this role the candidate must possess a thorough understanding of the NHS and dealer markets. Previous experience of working with Healthcare Professionals in the assessment of Safe Patient Handling products such as Beds, Lifters and Hygiene would also be a distinct advantage.

With possible other opportunities arising throughout the UK shortly; These roles offer attractive salaries and benefit packages.  


For full job description/ specification, please contact the HR department on e-mail recruitmentuk@invacare.com.

 NB: This recruitment will be handled directly hence no agency contact is required


Quality Engineer - Pencoed


As a Quality Engineer you will assist and promote quality standards, concepts and procedures throughout the site.

The Key Responsibilities of the role are: 

•    To support and promote the defined European Quality Processes and Standards within the facility, to ensure they are consistently applied and adhered to and that all appropriate documentation and relevant manuals are up to date.
•    Continuous Improvement - devise continuous improvement actions supporting local initiatives and plans to raise levels of performance across all aspects of quality management embracing product, process and service
•    Customer Interface - working with the Quality Manager to ensure a proactive response to Customers in relation to response to issues, complaints management, data handling and necessary communication
•    Measurement & Improvement Techniques - ensure site actively develops measurement studies, uses process improvement techniques and analyse data to respond to problems and create improvement opportunities. 
•    Internal auditing - ensure defined audit plans against processes are delivered, supporting key internal process audits, implement required corrective actions to address any non-conformances.
•    To ensure the achievement of targets and business development objectives through, measures and corrective and preventive actions.    


Qualifications and Experience required:

•    Experience within a Quality Assurance environment, preferably manufacturing.
•    Proven record for driving corrective actions
•    Analytical skills: Ability to make sense out of numbers, know-how of Pareto, Gauss distribution, Fishbone diagrams, process charts, root cause analysis
•    Internal auditor for at least 1 year
•    Knowledge of ISO 13485 and ISO 9001
•    Use or Microsoft programs; mandatory Excel and Word, 
•    Qualified to degree level, preferably in Mechanical Engineering or an associated Manufacturing discipline preferred.  

If you feel you can match up to this specification, please send a covering letter and an up-to-date CV to the HR department at: Invacare Limited, Pencoed Technology Park, Pencoed, Bridgend, CF35 5AQ or e-mail recruitmentuk@invacare.com.

Closing date for applications will be 30 June 2017

NB: This recruitment will be handled directly hence no agency contact is required