POSITION VACANCY: Ambulatory Care – Fracture ClinicPOSITION:Permanent Part Time Orthopedic Technician
HOURS OF WORK:7.5 hour shifts Monday to Friday, Days
To assist orthopedic, plastic, emergency and family doctors in the care and management of their patients. Assist both inpatients and outpatients. Responsibilities include: cast work, application of splints and sterile procedures such as suture removal, dressing changes and pin/screw removals. Contributes to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.
• Successful completion of orthopedic technician diploma course• Excellent customer service skills• Required to obtain CSOT membership• Must demonstrate willingness to become CSOT certified within 2 years• High level of initiative and self-direction required as well as strong organizational skills• Asceptic technique required• Recent orthopedic or fracture room experience preferred• Able to work in fast paced environment with rapid turnover and conflicting priorities• Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment is essential• Must be able to perform duties efficiently under limited supervision• Good attendance record