Job Description

Ergonomists employ a variety of scientific techniques and problem-solving skills to ensure that the designs of systems, equipment and facilities provide the best levels of efficiency, comfort and health and safety for anyone using them.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • identifying problems by observing and interviewing individuals in particular environments
  • writing user manuals
  • offering information, advice and recommendations to clients
  • liaising with other professionals such as health specialists and designers.
  • undertaking risk assessments within the workplace
  • assessing the effect of work environments on employees
  • identifying possible improvements and designing/implementing appropriate solutions
  • compiling and presenting information verbally and in writing
  • analysing the interaction between people and machinery/equipment
  • assessing the design of products/systems via practical experiments
  • ensuring that products/systems meet user needs
  • collecting, analysing and interpreting data/statistics
  • assessing health and safety standards
  • investigating workplace accidents



1 Trans-Amadi Road, Port Harcourt.