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      Prosthetic and Orthotic Technicians Manufacturing Operative

      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

      Previous experience is not essential as full in-house training is provided. It is desirable that applicants have workshop/practical skills and an excellent understanding of health and safety. Manufacturing or engineering experience working with plastics/resins and vacuum forming techniques would also be an advantage as would 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

      ATG are is a progressive company offering excellent training and development. Starting salary will depend on experience with opportunities to progress.

      As an organisation we aim to develop people to their full potential and allow the progression that talented hard working people deserve.

      Please email your CV and cover letter to: recruitment@abilitymatters.com

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