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  • Pre-Work Screener/ Rehab Tech

    Job ID
    Experience (Years)
    Healthcare Support - Occupational and Physical Therapist Assistant or Aide
    Street Address
    2290 West County Line Road Suite 215
    Kessler Rehabilitation Center
    Position Type
    Full Time-Regular
  • Overview

    Kessler Rehabilitation Center


    Pre-Work Screener/ Rehab Tech

    *Degree in Exercise Science Required*

    Jackson, NJ


    Kessler Rehabilitation Center is the outpatient network of Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, one of the nation's leading rehabilitation hospitals. Founded in 1948, Kessler has continued to expand its programs and services to meet the growing demand for quality outpatient physical and occupational therapies. Today, Kessler has more than 90 centers in 13 counties across New Jersey, and treats more than 38,000 patients each year.


    By carefully integrating clinical expertise, experience and leading-edge technologies, Kessler helps to optimize the recovery of individuals with orthopedic, sports and work-related injuries, musculoskeletal and neuromuscular conditions and other physical rehabilitation needs.


    Kessler is not only committed to the health and quality of life of its patients, but to the well-being of its communities. Our centers host a wide range of free educational events, screenings and seminars and offer programming to local schools and colleges, libraries, community organizations, youth centers, sports and recreation leagues, and other groups.




    Specific Duties

    • Responsible for timely administration of pre-work testing in accordance with the use of Contractor protocol (each test takes approximately 35 to 40 minutes).
    • Provides appropriate communication to the job candidate regarding pass or fail. 
    • Acts in a professional manner at all times.       
    • Reports any critical incidents to the lead Screener or appropriate supervisor.
    • Prompt attendance and time management required.        
    • Provides safe and sanitary set up and take down of testing materials.
    • Shows respect and courtesy to all candidates, especially with regard to privacy and testing results.
    • Collects and inputs physiologic data regarding each potential employee during the Screens to include data such as, but not limited to, Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) compliance information.
    • Educates job candidate on proper biomechanical body mechanics for work related tasks.
    • Ensures that the Post Offer Pre-Work Screening Consent Form is signed and kept on file, as appropriate.
    • Documents the testing results utilizing the applicable form and computer system (as may be dictated by Contractor protocol and requirements).     
    • Responsible for reporting to and completing work at assigned times, including holidays or other required times as dictated by work schedule at the Contractor’s location.   
    • Performs Rehab Tech Duties and other duties as requested.



    Minimum Education & Experience (Including Licenses):



    1. Bachelor of Science degree in Fitness Management, Exercise Science, Athletic Training, or equivalent, applicable degree.
    2. Previous experience in similar role/function preferred.
    3. Basic computer skills/proficiency preferred.