Team leader in Plastic and Appliances
Based in Auckland, New Zealand
Established in 1991 and with 7 Centres throughout NZ, Orthotic Centre New Zealand Limited (OCL) is the largest Orthotic Services provider in Australasia.
Working with various health professionals, patients and clients of all ages to deliver services to public health, private and ACC customers. With a patient base that includes hospitals, private clinics, sports injury providers, physiotherapists and Specialists, Orthotic Centre supplies clinical services and orthotic solutions that make a real difference in people's lives.
We are seeking a highly motivated and competent Orthotic Technician to join and be an integral part of our Auckland team.
You will work with experienced Clinical Orthotists and Technicians manufacturing and modifying Custom Orthotic devices from Footwear to Spinal Braces.
This is a unique role suited to someone experienced with general workshop machinery and vacuum forming equipment and orthotic industry specific skills such as plaster work.
Experience with custom fabrication in Sheetmetal and Rigid Plastics would be an advantage, as would experience with CNC machining equipment and CAD.
Some key attributes would include:
- able to work from technical instructions
- working with different materials
- practical and design skills
- problem-solving skills
- good communication skills
- methodical and accurate
If this role sounds of interest and you can offer the relevant experience, then please send your CV and a covering letter to the attention of the Ms Natashia Willie E-Mail: Natashiaw@orthotics.co.nz