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We have an exciting opportunity for a full time Ortho Tech at our Seacoast Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Somersworth, NH location. Join our fast-paced team supporting 21 MDs and PAs! Our goal is to provide the highest quality of care in the safest environment. In addition to applying casts, splints & DME, the cast tech provides patient education on casting and splinting as well as triages patient concerns.
Experience Minimum Required
• 1-3 years related patient care experience
• 1-3 years experience in orthopedics, 6 months experience as an Ortho Tech
Education Minimum Required
• Successful completion of Ortho Tech program and Ortho Tech Cert or Registered Ortho Tech within 1 year of hire.
Special Skills Minimum Required
• Ability to perform tasks requiring extensive hand-eye coordination
• Strong computer skills
• Basic medical terminology
• Ability to organize work priorities and meet specific objectives under time constraints
• Ability to multi-task
• Strong interpersonal skills
Special Skills Preferred/Desired
• Extensive knowledge in the theories and practice of orthopedics
• Thorough knowledge of orthopedic nomenclature anatomy and disease process
Licensure and/or Certifications Required
• Orthopedic Technologist Certified (OTC) within 1 year of hire
• CPR within 3 months of hire
HR Staffing Partner II
Mass General Brigham - Wentworth-Douglass Hospital
121 Broadway Street, Dover, NH 03820
(mailing address: 789 Central Ave, Dover, NH 03820)
HR Support Center: 1-833-AskMyHR (1-833-275-6947) or www.askmyhrportal.com
4,000 SIGN ON BONUS
Starting Salary: $23/hour, commensurate with experience
$4,000 New Hire Sign on Bonus (payable quarterly, starting after 90 days of successful employment)
Full time position
Benefits: health, dental, vision, HSA, FSA, life, short term disability, long term disability, profit sharing, 401k, paid sick and vacation time
Completion of a formal Orthopedic Technologist program
Medical Assistant experience preferred.
Proficiency in computer use/keyboarding, standing for long periods of time, squatting, bending, occasionally lifting up to 20 lbs,
Starting salary $23/hour, commensurate with experience. Full benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, LTD, STD, Flexible Spending and HSA Accounts, 401k/profit sharing, paid time off.