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Title Orthotic Technician
Location Celtic Orthotics, Southern Ireland
Job Information

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Orthotic Technician Required – based in Southern Ireland.

Celtic Orthotics requires an experienced Orthotics Technician to assist us manufacture custom made foot orthotics using a wide range of materials and plastics.

Successful candidates will be required to apply their manufacturing experience and knowledge of materials to achieve best results. Experience of CAD -CAM, direct milling & CNC fabrication is a distinct advantage.

 

Candidates must demonstrate the following key attributes and skills:

  • Ability to work on own innovative and as part of a team.
  • Perform fabrication and repair of orthotic and/or prosthetic devices, according to Company quality and quantity standards.
  • Good communication skills to allow you to build and develop relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Perform ordering and receiving and other inventory tasks as assigned.
  • Knowledge and hand skills needed to fabricate and repair orthoses according to patient measurements, casts and in compliance with a physician’s prescription
  • Mechanical ability and hand-eye coordination to use laboratory tools safely and effectively.
  • Measure patients for orthotics.
  • Effective organizational, time management and planning skills.
  • Maintain a safe, clean and orderly work environment.
  • Liaise with medical practitioners to achieve best orthotic outcomes.
  • Good hand/eye coordination along with excellent attention to detail.
  • Be able to interpret clinical orders, work to technical instructions undertaking precise measurements, identify raw material requirements in the repair and construction of Foot Orthotics

Candidates must possess at least 3-5 years relevant experience in the orthotics industry..

 

Please email your cv to [email protected] or call 00353 65 68 41140 for an immediate interview. Our website is www.celticorthotics.com.

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Title Orthotist
Location Celtic Orthotics, Southern Ireland
Job Information

 

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Orthotist Required for consulting work.

Candidates may work from home if desired.

Celtic Orthotics requires an experienced Orthotist to assist us manufacture custom made foot orthotics using a wide range of materials and plastics.

Successful candidates will be required to apply their clinical experience and knowledge of materials to achieve best results. Experience of orthotic design, CAD -CAM, direct milling & CNC fabrication is a distinct advantage.

 

Candidates must demonstrate the following key attributes and skills:

  • Ability to work on own innovative and as part of a team.
  • Measure patients for orthotics.
  • Consult on fabrication and repair of orthotic and/or prosthetic devices, according to Company quality and quantity standards.
  • Good communication skills to allow you to build and develop relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Knowledge and hand skills needed to fabricate and repair orthoses according to patient measurements, casts and in compliance with a physician’s prescription
  • Liaise with medical practitioners to achieve best orthotic outcomes.
  • Be able to interpret clinical orders, work to technical instructions undertaking precise measurements, identify raw material requirements in the repair and construction of Foot Orthotics

Candidates must possess at least 3-5 years relevant experience in the orthotics industry.

 

Please email your cv to [email protected] or call 00353 65 68 41140 for an immediate interview. Our website is www.celticorthotics.com.

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Title Experienced Senior Orthotic Technician
Location John Florence, Lewes, East Sussex
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There is an exciting full-time opportunity for an experienced individual to join our dynamic and innovative Production Team to help us achieve our mission/ vision and commercial objectives.

 

About John Florence Ltd

We are an established business of nearly 50 years providing specialist orthotic treatment care services primarily to children and young adults. No matter what our individual roles and responsibilities are, we are all united by a shared passion and ambition to provide the most outstanding, innovative and successful orthotic solutions to all young people and their families. Our vision is that all young people have access to the very best orthotic care that they require to realise their potential – together ‘achieving’ happens.

  • Join us and you will play an important part in helping us achieve our mission and vision.
  • Meaningful, interesting and varied work. Good benefits. Nice friendly team.
  • Whatever you’re looking for in your next career move, there are all kinds of reasons to join John Florence Ltd

 

Where you’ll work…

You will become a key member of our Production, Technical & Manufacturing Team working at our premises in the heart of the lovely Sussex town of Lewes. The vibrant and diverse City of Brighton & Hove is close by.

Your Role and Responsibilities will include…

  • producing the highest quality bespoke orthoses.
  • understanding and interpreting relevant technical instructions / patient information as set out by our Orthotists to complete the orthosis design to established procedure and timescales.
  • performing negative cast adaption, alteration, blocking, filling and stripping.
  • Performing positive plaster cast rectifications to a high standard for TLSO, KAFO, AFO, FO, EO and WHO plaster casts.
  • assisting our team of technicians in other departments with tasks such as drape moulding/vacuum forming various plastic materials, this shall include drawing, cutting-off, and shaping the plastic orthoses ready for fabrication.
  • conducting your duties as directed by our procedures and quality system.
  • maintaining a safe, clean and orderly work environment.

 

There may be times that you are required to carry out other duties within the scope and spirit of the post as directed by our Management.

 

Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills and Experience

Ideally, we are looking for an experienced technician or a non-practicing orthotist who wishes to apply their knowledge and skills towards production and manufacturing. You shall have experience with plaster cast rectification, to ensure the highest possible quality orthoses are produced for our complex patients and users.  Experience in, or a passionate interest in the use of alternative technologies using scanned digital images, carbon/composite & 3D printing would be a distinct advantage.

Technician candidates must be:-

  • able to show excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • numerate.
  • computer literate.
  • able to manage their time and workload efficiently.
  • motivated to complete a high volume of work efficiently and accurately.
  • capable of applying a high attention to detail
  • a team player.
  • unafraid to work from their own initiative.
  • in possession of a good level of knowledge of materials
  • be able to successfully achieve DBS clearance

 

Benefits include: –

  • Competitive Salary in the range of £26,500 to £31,000 (dependant on experience and skill)
  • BAPO Technician Registration for our Senior Technicians
  • Patient/ user and orthotist involvement encouraged
  • Continued Professional Development
  • Contribution for relocation to Sussex – expenses
  • Company Pension
  • 33 days holiday per year (including public holidays)

To apply for this rewarding and worthwhile opportunity, all applications shall be treated in the strictest confidence. If you feel you might want a career move but, are unsure and would like an informal discussion in confidence, please do not hesitate to call our office and ask for Steve or Simon, both would be happy to provide more information about the opportunity.

 

Please send your CV and covering letter to:

HR Department

John Florence Ltd

Paediatric Orthotic Centre

Foundry Lane, Lewes

East Sussex, BN7 2AS

Email: [email protected]

Tel 01273 486600

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Title Foot Orthotic Technician
Salary Salary relevant to experience and skill
Location Beagle Orthopaedic, Elder Court, Lions Dr, Blackburn BB1 2EQ
Job Information

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About us

Beagle Orthopaedic are a Blackburn based manufacturer and supplier of Orthopaedic Goods. We launched in 2008 and have grown strength by strength, year on year. We believe in supplying only the very best bracing and supports to patients in the UK and around the world.

In 2010 Beagle Orthopaedic expanded to offer a custom fabrication service. The workshop managed by Custom Fabrication Director, Andy Dewsbury and Production Manager Liam Penny, who have more than 60 years’ orthotic fabrication experience between them.

Beagle Orthopaedic have worked hard over the past 8 years to gain a reputation for unsurpassed customer service and whilst we are already totally committed to providing quality stock and bespoke products that treat a variety of everyday indications.

 

Ideal Candidate Skills

  • Previous experience as an Orthotic Technician is preferable but not essential
  • Interpret clinical Orders and be able to work to technical instructions from our clients.
  • Ability to work to deadlines and achieve manufacturing targets
  • Maintain a clean and safe working environment

 

The Candidate

  • Have the personal attributes to be able to work successfully individually and as part of a small team.
  • Good communication skills
  • Display the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Excellent attention to detail as standard
  • Eager to learn and possess a “can-do” attitude

 

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary dependant on experience and skill
  • Company Pension**
  • Private Healthcare**
  • Continued Professional Development

**Upon successful completion of a probationary period.

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Title Orthotic Technician
Location Special Footwear & Orthotics, London West End
Job Information

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At Special Footwear & Orthotics, our aim is to reduce or eliminate your foot pains. We have been crafting foot orthotics and custom-made insoles for over 35 years, using both traditional and advanced materials to produce the most appropriate orthotics for your specific foot problem.

 

Job description:

  • Full time position Mon-Fri 9am-6pm , Sat 10am-2pm
  • Must be able to assess/measure patients for orthotics
  • Knowledge of biomechanics and gait analysis
  • Knowledge of casting and making orthotics
  • Knowledge of materials
  • Good team working and communication skills

Full training will be provided at our premises in West End of London.

 

If you are interested or would like further information, please contact us at the details below:

Special Footwear

12 New Cavendish Street

London, W1G 8UN

Tel: 020 7486 4664

Website: www.specialfootwear.co.uk

Email: [email protected]

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Title Orthotic Technician
Location Celtic Orthotics, Southern Ireland
Job Information

CelticOrthotics_Logo2Celtic Orthotics requires an experienced Orthotics Technician to assist us manufacture custom made foot orthotics using a wide range of materials and plastics.

Successful candidates will be required to apply their manufacturing experience and knowledge of materials to achieve best results. Experience of CAD -CAM, direct milling & CNC fabrication is a distinct advantage.

Candidates must demonstrate the following key attributes and skills:

  • Ability to work on own innovative and as part of a team.
  • Perform fabrication and repair of orthotic and/or prosthetic devices, according to Company quality and quantity standards.
  • Good communication skills to allow you to build and develop relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Perform ordering and receiving and other inventory tasks as assigned.
  • Knowledge and hand skills needed to fabricate and repair orthoses according to patient measurements, casts and in compliance with a physician’s prescription
  • Mechanical ability and hand-eye coordination to use laboratory tools safely and effectively.
  • Measure patients for orthotics.
  • Effective organizational, time management and planning skills.
  • Maintain a safe, clean and orderly work environment.
  • Liaise with medical practitioners to achieve best orthotic outcomes.
  • Good hand/eye coordination along with excellent attention to detail.
  • Be able to interpret clinical orders, work to technical instructions undertaking precise measurements, identify raw material requirements in the repair and construction of Foot Orthotics

Candidates must possess at least 3-5 years relevant experience in the orthotics industry.

 

Please email your cv to [email protected] or call 00353 65 68 41140 for an immediate interview.

Our website is www.celticorthotics.com.

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Title Orthotic/Footwear Technicians
Salary negotiable, depending on experience
Location Salts, Birmingham, West Midlands
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Full time position Monday to Thursday 7am – 3:30pm Friday 7:30am – 2:15pm

One of the UK’s oldest family-run manufacturing companies currently has an exciting opportunity for two experienced footwear technicians to join our busy surgical footwear section.

Skills making finishing of surgical insoles, last making and fitting, finishing of surgical footwear and lasting of surgical footwear are sought after.

However, if you don’t have all the skills specified, but have experience in footwear repair/construction or orthotics manufacture, training will be given.

Benefits include: BHSF plan, life assurance, access to our own gym and free personal trainer sessions, Kiddivouchers etc

If you are interested in this challenging role, please apply in writing, enclosing your CV to:

Barbara Bugajska – HR Administrator

[email protected]

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Title Orthotic Technician
Salary Competitive salary, dependent on experience and skill.
Location Allard Support UK Ltd, Coes Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth, Ireland
Job Information

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Allard Support UK Ltd: A leading manufacturer of Spinal Orthotic products, based in Dundalk, Ireland, are seeking to recruit an Orthotic Technician. The successful candidate will work as part of our busy technical team, providing high quality products and services to our worldwide customer base.  A competitive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate and will be commensurate with experience and abilities.

The Role:

  • Work as part of a busy technical team producing high quality custom spinal orthotics
  • Perform cast rectifications
  • Interpret and understand patient information (measurement, x rays, etc.) and complete Orthosis design to established protocols.
  • Fabricate and finish bespoke thermoplastic orthosis to high standards of workmanship
  • Assist the Technical Manager with various projects

 

The Requirements:

  • A minimum of two years previous experience as Orthotic Technician
  • Ability to understand and interpret product specification charts
  • Ability to work to deadlines and achieve manufacturing targets
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • Exceptional hand craft skills

 

The Person

  • Eager to learn and possess a “can-do” attitude
  • Have the personal attributes to enable you to work successfully as part of a small team.
  • Display the ability to work in an environment of minimal supervision where initiative and judgement are key qualities.
  • Good communication skills

 

Please email your CV to [email protected] or hardcopy by post to Allard Support UK Ltd, Coes Road, Dundalk, Co. Louth, Ireland.

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Title Orthotic Technician – Plastics
Location TayCare Medical Ltd, Leeds
Job Information

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TayCare Medical is a family owned and managed business, employing over 70 people. We have established ourselves as a fundamental operator within the Orthotic industry which we feel has arisen from providing a first class service to our customers and patients. Our strategy for the future is to remain at the forefront of orthotics and we are looking to develop a team capable of supporting such a vision.

 

Our team of Orthotists enjoy developing working relationships with our technicians in order to deliver high quality orthoses to our patients.

 

We are continually looking at new technology to enhance our product range and we encourage input from our technicians as part of this process.

 

There is an opportunity for an individual to join our dynamic technical team and help us achieve our commercial objectives.

 

The role:

The role we have available is that of an orthotic technician to work within the productive plastic department. You will be joining a team of ten colleagues, each of whom are committed to meeting the company’s quality objectives.

 

Ideally we are recruiting a role within the cast rectification section but we would consider all plastic technician applications.

 

Core skills required:

  • A proven track record of working as a plastics technician;
  • Ability to understand and interpret product specification charts and orthotic prescriptions;
  • Ability to work to deadlines and manufacturing targets;
  • Good communication skills;
  • Good team working skills;
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.

 

Training

TayCare are very interested in developing technicians that want to progress in their careers. Full support is available for applicants wanting to enhance their continuous professional development.

 

If you are interested in a change and like our company and the role specified, please contact us using the details below and make that change happen.

 

Paul Ford – Production Director

TayCare Medical Ltd

Units 1-2 Royds Close

Leeds, LS12 6LL

[email protected]

Direct dial: 0113 202 2055

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Title Orthotic Technician
Salary Competitive, depending on experience
Location Glasgow
Job Information

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Buchanan Orthotics are looking to recruit Orthotic technicians to work in our busy manufacturing base in Glasgow. The business operates a range of Orthotic manufacturing at our Glasgow facility, which is based 10 minutes from Glasgow city centre. There are currently approx. 70 members of staff.

 

The company are currently looking to recruit technicians to work in our Plastics department, manufacturing AFOs and other thermoplastic devices.

 

Responsibilities include:

– Working in the Plaster room, filling and cutting off patient’s casts.

– Working on moulding and finishing AFOs and other plastic devices.

– Being overseen by the factory manager and production manager.

– Training to improve current skills, and develop apprentices in the department.

 

The company looks to recruit staff with the following skills / traits;

– A focus on producing a quality Orthotic for the patient.

– Being part of the team and sharing and developing skills with others.

– Being able to communicate with Orthotists and other AHPs, and solve problems to the best outcome of the patient.

– Being courteous and working well with other members of staff.

– Being on-time and working at a productive level.

– Being able to read and understand instructions on Clinician’s order charts.

 

The company is further looking to recruit technicians with skills/experience in other departments, so any Orthotic technician/footwear experience would be welcomed.

 

The company would also be willing to contribute a share of re-location costs if the applicant lived out with a reasonable distance.

 

If you are interested, or would like further information, please contact us at the details below:

Ryan Currie – Senior Management

Buchanan Orthotics Ltd

603 Helen Street

Glasgow, UK

G513AR

0141-440-1999

[email protected]

 

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Title Orthotic Footwear Technician
Salary Competitive salary, dependent on experience and skill.
Location T&S Orthotics, Croydon, Surrey
Job Information

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We are now recruiting for experienced Orthotic Footwear Technicians, Metal Work Technicians and Foot Orthotic Technicians, to join our skilled team at Croydon, Surrey. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our family owned business and to be part of our growing team.

 

Ideal candidates’ skills:
• Excellent attention to detail as standard.
• Ability to work on own initiative, and as part of a working team.
• Good communication skills.
• Maintain a safe, clean and orderly environment.
• Interpret clinical orders, work to technical instructions from our clients.

• Cad-Cam experience preferable.

 

Benefits:
• Competitive salary, dependent on experience and skill.
• Company pension.
• Further training.

 

Experience required:
To apply, you`ll ideally have a minimum of three years’ experience within the orthotic manufacturing industry preferably in the manufacture of custom footwear and foot orthotics. We are looking for people who share our vision for quality and success. If you’re passionate about your work, please contact us to discuss further.

 

About us
T&S Orthotics are one of the country’s finest orthotic product manufacturer and clinical service provider. Since the company was formed in 2006, we have worked hard to acquire and maintain a reputation for unsurpassed quality and service. Everyone at T&S Orthotics is committed to exceeding our customers’ expectations at every turn.

Please email your C.V. with a covering letter, or if you prefer to chat over the phone, then please use the contact number below..

 

All enquiries to:
Malcolm Fox
E: [email protected]

Tel: 07966656977

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Title Foot Orthotic Technician
Salary Competitive salary, dependent on experience and skill.
Location T&S Orthotics, Croydon, Surrey
Job Information

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We are now recruiting for experienced Orthotic Footwear Technicians, Metal Work Technicians and Foot Orthotic Technicians, to join our skilled team at Croydon, Surrey. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our family owned business and to be part of our growing team.

 

Ideal candidates’ skills:
• Excellent attention to detail as standard.
• Ability to work on own initiative, and as part of a working team.
• Good communication skills.
• Maintain a safe, clean and orderly environment.
• Interpret clinical orders, work to technical instructions from our clients.

• Cad-Cam experience preferable.

 

Benefits:
• Competitive salary, dependent on experience and skill.
• Company pension.
• Further training.

 

Experience required:
To apply, you`ll ideally have a minimum of three years’ experience within the orthotic manufacturing industry preferably in the manufacture of custom footwear and foot orthotics. We are looking for people who share our vision for quality and success. If you’re passionate about your work, please contact us to discuss further.

 

About us
T&S Orthotics are one of the country’s finest orthotic product manufacturer and clinical service provider. Since the company was formed in 2006, we have worked hard to acquire and maintain a reputation for unsurpassed quality and service. Everyone at T&S Orthotics is committed to exceeding our customers’ expectations at every turn.

Please email your C.V. with a covering letter, or if you prefer to chat over the phone, then please use the contact number below..

 

All enquiries to:
Malcolm Fox
E: [email protected]

Tel: 07966656977

 

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Title Metal Work Technician
Salary Competitive salary, dependent on experience and skill.
Location T&S Orthotics, Croydon, Surrey
Job Information

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We are now recruiting for experienced Orthotic Footwear Technicians, Metal Work Technicians and Foot Orthotic Technicians, to join our skilled team at Croydon, Surrey. This is a fantastic opportunity to join our family owned business and to be part of our growing team.

 

Ideal candidates’ skills:
• Excellent attention to detail as standard.
• Ability to work on own initiative, and as part of a working team.
• Good communication skills.
• Maintain a safe, clean and orderly environment.
• Interpret clinical orders, work to technical instructions from our clients.

 

Benefits:
• Competitive salary, dependent on experience and skill.
• Company pension.
• Further training.

 

Experience required:
To apply, you`ll ideally have a minimum of three years’ experience within the orthotic manufacturing industry preferably in the manufacture of custom footwear and foot orthotics. We are looking for people who share our vision for quality and success. If you’re passionate about your work, please contact us to discuss further.

 

About us
T&S Orthotics are one of the country’s finest orthotic product manufacturer and clinical service provider. Since the company was formed in 2006, we have worked hard to acquire and maintain a reputation for unsurpassed quality and service. Everyone at T&S Orthotics is committed to exceeding our customers’ expectations at every turn.

Please email your C.V. with a covering letter, or if you prefer to chat over the phone, then please use the contact number below..

 

All enquiries to:
Malcolm Fox
E: [email protected]

Tel: 07966656977

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Title Orthotic Technician
Location Celtic Orthotics, Ennis, Co. Clare. Ireland.
Job Information

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Orthotic Technician Required – based in Southern Ireland.

Celtic Orthotics requires an experienced Orthotics Technician to assist us manufacture custom made foot orthotics using a wide range of materials and plastics.

Our orthotics are custom made, bespoke to each patient. Successful candidates will be required to apply their manufacturing experience and knowledge of materials to achieve best results.

Candidates must demonstrate the following key attributes and skills:

  • Ability to work on own innovative and as part of a team.
  • Perform fabrication and repair of orthotic and/or prosthetic devices, according to Company quality and quantity standards.
  • Good communication skills to allow you to build and develop relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Perform ordering and receiving and other inventory tasks as assigned.
  • Knowledge and hand skills needed to fabricate and repair orthoses according to patient measurements, casts and in compliance with a physician’s prescription
  • Mechanical ability and hand-eye coordination to use laboratory tools safely and effectively.
  • Measure patients for orthotics.
  • Effective organizational, time management and planning skills.
  • Maintain a safe, clean and orderly work environment.
  • Liaise with medical practitioners to achieve best orthotic outcomes.
  • Good hand/eye coordination along with excellent attention to detail.
  • Be able to interpret clinical orders, work to technical instructions undertaking precise measurements, identify raw material requirements in the repair and construction of Foot Orthotics

Candidates must possess at least 3-5 years relevant experience in the orthotics industry..

 

Please email your cv to [email protected] or call 00353 65 68 41140 for an immediate interview. Our website is www.celticorthotics.com.

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Title Orthotic Prescription Specialist
Location Celtic Orthotics, Ennis, Co. Clare. Ireland.
Job Information

 

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This role will be of special interest to experienced Physiotherapists, Podiatrists, Pedortists, Prosthetist & Orthotists with experience prescribing foot orthotics

 

Celtic Orthotics requires an experienced Orthotics Specialist to assist us in the prescription of custom made foot orthotics.

 

Successful candidates will be required to apply their clinical experience and knowledge of orthotics for best patient outcomes.

 

Candidates must demonstrate the following key attributes and skills:

  • Ability to work on own innovative and as part of a team.
  • Good communication skills to build and develop relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • Excellent patient skills with good chair side manner.
  • Excellent knowledge of lower limb foot biomechanics.
  • Liaise with medical practitioners to achieve best orthotic outcomes.
  • Good hand/eye coordination along with excellent attention to detail.
  • Experience of foot scanning technologies and cast measurements.
  • Possess a good knowledge of medical footwear.
  • Be able to interpret clinical orders, work to technical instructions undertaking precise measurements.

Candidates must possess at least 3-5 years experience prescribing orthotics.. Based in Ennis, Co. Clare. Ireland.

Our website is www.celticorthotics.com.

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Title Orthotic Technician – Shoe Maker
Salary Dependent on skill level and experience
Location TayCare Medical Ltd, Leeds
Job Information

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TayCare Medical is a family owned and managed business employing over 70 people, all dedicated to delivering high quality patient care.

 

A very rare opportunity has arisen for a shoe maker to join our expanding technical team.

 

Responsibilities include:

–       Translate Orthotists instructions from the production order and produce a custom made pair of footwear that conforms to the company’s quality management system;

–       Work as part of the technical team;

–       Take instructions from the Technical Director and lead technician;

–       Take part in training and development activities as required.

 

Personal Attributes:

–       Attention to detail;

–       Good team worker;

–       Good communication skills;

–       Excellent time keeping.

 

Essential skills:

–       The ability to carry out tasks without supervision.

–       The ability to read Orthotists instructions and communicate with them as and when required.

 

We are also interested to hear from orthotic technicians who have manufacturing experience in machine lasting footwear.

 

If you are interested in any of the above vacancies, please contact Paul Ford using the contact details below.

 

Paul Ford

Technical Director

TayCare Medical Ltd

Units 1-2 Royds Close

Leeds

LS12 6LL

T: 0113 202 2055

[email protected]

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