Orthopedic Technician I - 116211
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#116211 Orthopedic Technician IInitial Review Date: Thu 5/26/2022
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Please note that this position is a part-time appointment
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Under general supervision, incumbents perform advanced duties on a regular basis by working with the more difficultcases requiring more thorough experience and education and exercise of more independent judgment. These advancedduties are typically performed in operating rooms during surgery. Incumbents may, in addition, direct the work ofOrthopedic Technicians. Performs other related tasks as needed.
Graduate of a NAOT certified program(National Association of OrthopedicTechnologists).
One (1) year of experience as an OrthopedicTechnologist, preferably in a large, complexhealthcare environment.
BART or BLS at time of hire withcommitment to get BART within six (6) months ofhire date.
- Two (2) years experience.
- NAOT certification.
- Knowledge with addressing casting and splinting issues and how to apply & troubleshoot wound vac therapy
- Worked in an academic / teaching setting as teaching casting & splinting will be a large part of the position.
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
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