Postural Seating Engineer for Wheelchair Users

Simpson Recruitment Services
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client part of a global market leader is a well-established, award winning profitable specialist medical manufacturing company that operates from a modern purpose built factory based in north Staffordshire (DE13) and employs around 100 people.

They are currently seeking a Seating Engineer to join their clinical team providing bespoke seating and mobility solutions to wheelchair users within Northern Ireland and Eire.

Duties -

To work within an allocated territory to attend pre-arrange diary appointments to demonstrate and assess the patients’ needs, advising on which products would be appropriate.

To attend appointments to scan patients for casts using the appropriate manner for the circumstances, ensuring the patient (and any accompanying parties) are comfortable with the process.

To assess clinical need in relation to the appropriate seating requirements of any person assessed for the provision of specialist seating.

To complete any necessary paperwork to prepare and organize for the order to be processed and supplied.

To attend exhibitions and demonstrate products as required, in conjunction with the Sales Director.

The role will be home based with monthly visits to the head office.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a proven track record of providing postural and Mobility solutions either within the NHS or private sector or will be graduates in Physiotherapy, Occupational therapy or Rehabilitation engineering looking for a move into a more commercially focused role.

Salary levels are around £25,000 to £35,000 plus vehicle depending on experience.