We are now searching for a Rehabilitation Engineer to join my client’s team in Bristol.
Working as a Rehabilitation Engineer, you will utilise your specialist knowledge and expertise to provide technical support and hands on engineering services to clinical teams of therapists and physiotherapists in Wheelchair and Special Seating services.
Applying your knowledge of mechanical and bioengineering you will provide solutions and assume responsibility for the design, fitting and adjusting of specialised adaptations to wheelchairs and associated equipment to meet the requirements of patients; maximising their independence, functionality and quality of life.
In this rewarding role, you will utilise your experience and knowledge in Rehabilitation Engineering to provide expert advice and technical support to fellow engineers, patients and carers.
This position is a part field-based position and would require travel across the South West region.
For the right candidate, my client can offer a competitive salary with a well-established organisation.
Qualifications / Experience:
The successful applicant will have an excellent all-round background in general mechanical engineering disciplines (HNC or similar) as well as ideally having a degree in Rehabilitation Engineering or MSc in Clinical Engineering.
Applicants should have a good knowledge of mechanics and biomechanics and experience with computer aided design (CAD).
The successful applicant will also have a knowledge of principles such as deign for manufacture and cost management. Candidates should also possess a practical knowledge in the use of relevant hand tools, machine tools, brazing and welding techniques, joining and bonding and electrical engineering (wiring, soldering, and connecting).
The successful applicant will have good communication skills, ideally combined with relevant experience in the industry.
Candidates MUST have a Full UK driving licence. Candidates MUST be eligible to work and live in the UK. Copies of Visa and Passport will be requested.
Skills: Rehabilitation Engineering, Mechanical, Electrical, CAD, EPIOC, Wheelchair, Clinical Engineering.
To Apply Directly: Please send your CV to Rhys – [email protected]