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Senior Technician - Prosthetics and Orthotics

  • Location Caulfield Hospital
  • Work Type Full Time - Permanent
  • Applications Close At: Closed 8 days ago
    Published on 4 Apr 2018
  • Job no: 12323
  • Categories: Technical and Support, Other Technical / Support

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.

  • Full-time, permanent position
  • Lead, Work and develop within a motivated, innovative and supportive team in a leading interdisciplinary facility.
  • Salary up to 70k, depending on experience

The Alfred Health Prosthetic and Orthotic Department is a progressive and innovative clinical service provider, committed to helping amputees gain improved quality of life.

We are part of a dynamic multidisciplinary team and are committed to providing excellence of care in rehabilitation and ongoing clinical services to all our clients, both private and public. We provide high quality and person-centred clinical management for clients with limb deficiencies of all levels, musculoskeletal and neuromuscular deformities, ranging from cosmetic transfer prostheses to myoelectric and bionic limbs.

You will have extensive technical experience in the manufacture, repair and maintenance of lower and upper extremity prosthetic prostheses. You have experience in leading a team, strong interpersonal skills and enjoy taking responsibility and pride in your work and your work environment.

You will have some knowledge of the acute rehabilitation and definitive stages of prosthetic management.

You require a strong commitment to evidence-based, self-reflective and best-practice prosthetic technical service provision and to professional development.  You will demonstrate excellent communication and collaboration skills, and a commitment to contribute to the supportive team environment. You will be self-motivated and keen to participate in quality activities. 

Alfred Health/Caulfield Hospital offers many staff benefits, including generous salary packaging, gym, library and staff parking facilities.

Caulfield Hospital is located close to public transport and shops.

For further information, please view the attached position description

Applications close 11pm on 20th April 2018.

All enquiries to Jim Lavranos, Acting Manager, Department of Prosthetics and Orthotics on 03 9076 6261

Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.


  • Closed 8 days ago - 17 Apr 2018
  • Published on 04 Apr 2018, 11:27 PM