The Ability Matters Group (AMG) is a leading provider of prosthetics, orthotics, wheelchair services & products, serving the needs of more than 75,000 patients at 30 centres across the UK and Ireland.
Ortho Europe is the manufacturing arm of the Ability Matters Group. Ortho Europe, established in 1990, is a major European manufacturer and distributor of prosthetic and orthotic product. Headquartered in the UK, Ortho Europe also has offices in France and Netherlands and distributors across Europe and the rest of the World.
Ortho Europe is now looking to recruit a Technician to join our manufacturing team in Birmingham
<strong>Job Summary: </strong>
The role holder works on and produces bespoke orthotic and prosthetic medical devices, utilising manufacturing equipment, techniques & skills bespoke to the Central Fabrication Services facility at Birmingham.
Excellent starting salary dependent upon experience is offered along with 25 days Holiday plus bank holidays
<strong>Key Responsibilities & Tasks:</strong>
Technician roles are varied in nature and responsibilities will include the following:
<li>Hand tool skills.</li>
<li>Working various Production machines.</li>
<li>Health and Safety awareness.</li>
<strong>Qualifications and/or Skills:</strong>
<li>Materials control or supply chain experience.</li>
<li>Stock management, including use of IT systems.</li>
<li>Negotiating with suppliers and managing of suppliers.</li>
<li>Good organisational skills.</li>
<li>Effective working within a team.</li>
<li>A sound working knowledge of IT systems: including Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel.</li>
<li>Excellent attention to detail.</li>
<li>Willingness to learn new processes.</li>
<li>Flexible and helpful attitude.</li>
<li>Take responsibility for own workload.</li>
Ability Matters Group Limited are a Disability Confident Committed employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community, we have a clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all operations of the group.
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