Blythedale Children's Hospital Rehabilitation Engineer in Valhalla, New York
Under the supervision of the Director of Assistive Technology and the direction of rehabilitation AT team, provide low tech and high tech customized patient solutions in AT areas including seating, positioning, mobility, computer/phone/environmental access, alternative and augmentative communication. Maintain and track related inventories. Responsible for problem solving existing solutions and create new solutions in collaboration with AT team. Oversee and provide repairs and maintenance. Collaborate with wide range of professional, children and families.
LOCATION: Valhalla, NY
Master’s Degree in Design and Commercialization Engineering required or related field, plus 2 years of experience in a pediatric related job or 2 years in a related position. Experience to include 2 years in assistive technology. Knowledge of principles of design, ergonomics, biomechanics, mechanical and electrical systems, material sciences and life sciences. Knowledge of 3-D CAD software, microcontrollers, electronics, mechatronic systems, design, prototyping, and manufacturing processes. Understanding of functional capabilities of people and disabilities. Employer will accept any suitable combination of education or experience.
Applicants may apply to: Blythedale Children’s Hospital, Cindy DeMuro, 95 Bradhurst Avenue, Valhalla, NY 10595. Must ref job #29928.007