Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Orthotics/Prosthetics Technician II, School of Health Professional Clinic

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Job Detail

  • Job ID 244189
  • Occupation Technician

Job Description

Experience and Education

  • High school graduation or GED and basic science course and two (2) years experience in Orthotics/Prosthetics or related technical experience.

Job Duties

  • Operates and provides basic maintenance for machinery to fabricate devices.
  • Pours molds for rectification, vacuum forming, or laminating of prosthetics and/or orthotics.
  • Assembles orthoses and/or prostheses for delivery.
  • Vacuums form plastics over positive models
  • Contours metal joints to model or tracing.
  • Laminates orthoses and/or prostheses for fabrication by constructing layup with various materials.
  • Fabricates and applies straps to devices for suspension by measuring lengths of straps, cutting, and sewing.
  • Maintains inventory to the stock lab with materials and prosthetic and/or orthotic supplies; contacts vendor to acquire costs for materials.
  • Responsible for keeping the laboratory in good operating condition to provide an efficient and safe environment for the fabrication of devices.
  • Documents services provided to outside practitioners to produce a report for monthly billing.

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