Prosthetic and Orthotic Technician

      Position: Full Time/Permanent
      Salary: €30,000 – €35,000 per annum
      Main Location: Deansgrange, Blackrock, Co Dublin
      Hours: 39 hours per week (Monday – Thursday 8:00 – 17:00 and Friday 08:00 – 16:00)

      Assistive Technologies Ltd, part of the international healthcare company Ability Matters Group, is one of the largest suppliers of artificial limb services to the HSE in Ireland & NHS in UK. Due to continuous expansion, we are now looking to recruit technicians at our prosthetic/orthotic clinical and manufacturing site situated in Deansgrange, Blackrock, Co Dublin.

      In principle, the role is to fabricate, maintain, and repair artificial limbs (prostheses) and/or orthoses according to clinical prescription specifications.

      Tasks / Responsibilities will include:

      • Manufacture of prostheses and/or orthoses to specification
      • Repairs/Adjustments of prostheses and/or orthoses
      • The usage of modern tools and special materials to develop prostheses and/orthoses
      • Pay careful attention to detailed instructions

      It is desirable that applicants have workshop/practical skills and an excellent understanding of health and safety. The ideal candidate will have manufacturing or engineering experience working with plastics/resins and vacuum forming techniques and an interest in CAD/CAM.

      We are looking for an enthusiastic and can-do team member who can:

      • Demonstrate good levels of practicality/manual skills
      • Organise and prioritise workload
      • Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills
      • Be able to relate to people of all ages and physical disability
      • Be attentive to quality standards/have an eye for detail

      Please email your CV and cover letter to:

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