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07-23-2008, 01:57 AM
Motion Lab Engineer

The John C. Wilson Jr. Motion Analysis Laboratory at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles Orthopaedic Center of Excellence is built to improve the walking ability of children with complex walking disorders through comprehensive clinical, technological evaluation and research. A combination of highly skilled, experienced personnel and state-of-the-art technology allows the motion lab to maintain its leadership position in the field of motion analysis. Our laboratory has an exciting job opportunity for a Motion Lab Engineer.

The Motion Lab Engineer is a key member of the motion lab team and is responsible for all technical aspects of clinical operations. Specific responsibilities are collecting, processing, verifying and maintaining the integrity of all data including motion, force, electromyography and oxygen consumption. The engineer is also responsible for managing all data storage and overseeing the technical aspects of all motion lab equipment. The engineer works closely with the Director of Research on the technical aspects of research projects.

The Motion Lab Engineer position requires a B.S. degree in Biomedical, Mechanical, and Electrical Engineering from an accredited school of engineering. Experience in motion analysis is preferred.

Childrens Hospital Los Angeles is a special place where Children have been cared for and cured for more than 100 years. Our hospital is one of the world's top pediatric facilities, acknowledged throughout the United States and around the world for our leadership in pediatric and adolescent health. Childrens Hospital Los Angeles is located in Southern California where mild weather year round allows you to enjoy the close by ocean and mountains, as well as a wealth of cultural opportunities in the Los Angeles area.

If you are a motivated and talented individual, please apply online at www.childrenshospitalla.org .

Sandra W. Dennis
Motion Lab Coordinator
John C. Wilson Jr. Motion Analysis Laboratory
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
4650 Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90027

Sandi Dennis, PT, MS
Motion Lab Coordinator
Childrens Orthopaedic Center
Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
4650 Sunset Blvd. #69
Los Angeles, CA 90027
(323) 361-4120