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Shriners

Pediatric Orthotics and Prosthetics Technician

Shriners Hospitals for Children – Erie is currently seeking a full-time (1.0 FTE) O&P Technician for our dynamic and growing Pediatric Orthotics and Prosthetics Service line (POPS).

This position is responsible for orthotic and prosthetic fabrication, adjustment, repair, and OTS dispensing.

Qualifications:

  • Completion of a two year orthotic/prosthetic technical program preferred, but not required.
  • Currently registered as a RTP, RTO, RTOP, or Associates Degree in Specialized Technology (O&P concentration) strongly desired.
  • Minimum of two years of orthotic and prosthetic fabrication experience, including:
    • Comprehensive knowledge in fabricating, modifying, adjusting, and repairing orthotic and prosthetic devices
    • Excellent technical skill evidenced by strong experience utilizing a variety of hand and power tools, machines and materials, and working closely with Certified Prosthetist/Orthotist required.
  • Experience using an Electronic Medical Record preferred, along with willingness to be trained in OPIE and VORUM (CAD) software programs.
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and time management skill

Interested professionals can apply at or send their resume to:

Shriners Hospitals for Children®
Attn: Human Resources
1645 West 8th Street
Erie, PA 16505 or e-mail to

No phone calls please. Shriners Hospitals for Children® is an EOE/Drug-Free, Smoke-Free Workplace.

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A Step Ahead Kids

A Step Ahead Orthotics and Prosthetics

A Step Ahead Orthotics and Prosthetics is continuing to be able to provide our services to more areas and help more patients. Our goal is to provide the best possible care and device to improve mobility and overall health and happiness. We have been doing that for over 14 years and have grown to 7 locations in 2 states currently to provide those services. By putting patients first and employees a close second we believe that is what has driven our success. We want to continue to extend those philosophies and care to more areas and patients. We are not simply looking to fill a position. We are looking for more integral parts to build a strong company for our patients. If you want to excel and be a part of something bigger, let us know your thoughts. Contact Joshua Rieger at 615-383-0048 or

University of Virginia's School of Medicine

Certified Orthotist

Prosthetics and Orthotics division in the University of Virginia's School of Medicine seeks a Certified Orthotist (CO) to consult, provide, and fabricate orthotic devices for adults and children with musculoskeletal impairments throughout Central Virginia. The incumbent is responsible for managing comprehensive orthotic and/or prosthetic patient care. This includes patient assessment, formulation of a treatment plan, implementation of the treatment plan, and follow-up care and practice management.

The successful candidate will have either a Bachelor's degree with completion of an NCOPE affiliated Certificate program in Orthotics, and Completion of NCOPE affiliated residency program for prosthetics and orthotics; or an Associate's degree with at least 10 years of direct P&O experience. Qualified candidates must be a Certified Orthotist (CO) through the American Board for Certification in Prosthetics and Orthotics and have one year of post residency experience. Some experience with foot/ankle and pediatrics is required.

Applicants should complete a staff application through the Jobs@UVa website and provide a cover letter, resume, and a list of three references. To apply visit jobs.virginia.edu and search for posting #0621917.

For more information about the division, please visit https://med.virginia.edu/orthopaedic-surgery/orthopaedic-divisions/orthotics-and-prosthetics/

This position is restricted and contingent upon continued funding.

The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.