Ergonomist

Location: Los Angeles, CA
Date Posted: 02-05-2016
CJ Seto is seeking a qualified ergonomist to work at our client's VA Greater Los Angeles facilities, and their outlying clinics.  Position is full time and requires travel to different VA facilities in the LA region. 

Responsibilities include:
  • analyzing the interaction between people and machinery/equipment
  • assessing the design of products/systems via practical experiments and making them easier to use
  • identifying problems by observing and interviewing individuals in particular environments
  • undertaking risk assessments within the workplace
  • assessing the effect of work environments on employees
  • ensuring that products/systems meet user needs
  • collecting, analyzing and interpreting data/statistics
  • identifying possible improvements and designing/implementing appropriate solutions
  • compiling and presenting information verbally and in writing
  • assessing health and safety standards
  • investigating workplace accidents
  • writing user manuals
  • offering information, advice, training and recommendations to clients
  • liaising with other professionals such as health specialists and designers
.  Education and Experience Requirements:
  • BS/BA in science related field
  • 5 years practical experience as an ergonomist
Candidates need to possess good numerical, analytical, problem-solving, interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills. The ability to grasp technical concepts, a systematic approach to work and an interest in human behaviour can be helpful.

Candidates must be able to pass a background check and hold a valid CA driver's license.
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