Rehabilitation Engineers apply engineering principles and technology in the provision of services to meet the needs of individuals with disabilities.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Rehabilitation Engineer to join our team at the Rehabilitation Engineering Department at the Oxford Centre for Enablement. The post holder will provide technical expertise in the assessment and prescription of equipment for people with disabilities for the Oxfordshire wheelchair Service and the Specialist Disability Service. The post holder will design and manufacture seating systems and modifications for wheelchairs and related equipment including the manufacture of custom contour seating.
We are looking for applicants with good mechanical workshop skills and previous technical experience working within a wheelchair service.
Applications are welcome from people without prior custom contoured seating experience.
We are looking for a flexible and professional attitude with the ability to work in the service teams we support.
Please read the attached job description and person specification for more information.
To arrange an informal discussion or visit please contact Zoe Hadley, Rehabilitation Engineering team lead, email@example.com
Closing Date: 24th October 2020
Planned interview date: 9th November 2020