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Associate Ergonomist

Humanscale Corp. • San Francisco, CA
a month ago

Company Overview

Humanscale Consulting, a division of Humanscale Corporation, assists organizations with the development, implementation and management of world class ergonomics programs. 


Humanscale is the premier designer and manufacturer of ergonomic products that improve health and comfort at work. Our award-winning office products – seating, sit/stand desks, technology support and lighting – have led the industry in performance and simplicity for over 35 years.



Humanscale Consulting is seeking a qualified individual for an exciting opportunity within its ergonomics consulting division.  



  • Represent Humanscale in high profile client opportunities
  • Provide ergonomic expertise and deliver ergonomic presentations to key stakeholders
  • Support the efforts of our representatives and provide education on ergonomic concepts and principles
  • Facilitate all currently offered consulting services including but not limited to:
  • Ergonomics training, public seminars, onsite and remote assessments, audits, and program development workshops
  • Customized trainings as needed
    • Assemble client service proposals as needed
    • Attend trade shows, and networking events within the ergonomic community
    • Assist with research initiatives
    • Achieve and exceed consulting revenue and activity goals
    • Complete activity and opportunity reports and maintain customer contact database
    • Effectively work with other Humanscale sales representative and management
    • Participate in Humanscale University training initiatives
    • Develop a strong understanding of Humanscale product line
    • Provide mentorship to newly hired team members


    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Skillful negotiation
    • Excellent follow-up and closing skills
    • Quick learner and problem solver; able to seek out solutions autonomously
    • Able to decipher ambiguous situations and identify the proper path
    • Effective decision-making skills
    • Strong organizational and prioritization skills
    • Ability to implement and manage change
    • Must be able to proactively identify program gaps and propose viable solutions
    • Evidence of strong client relationships


    • Master’s degree in Human Factors/Ergonomics or related field
    • Ergonomics certification (AEP, CPE) or ability to become board certified
    • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a practicing ergonomist
    • Knowledge and/or experience in the commercial furniture industry




    Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Excel/Word/Outlook/PowerPoint, Adobe Creative Suite a plus


    • Competitive base salary plus bonus based on performance
    • Medical and dental benefits
    • 401k matching
    • Paid time off (including 15 PTO days and 10 holidays)




    Humanscale is an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/Disabled/Veteran)