TRAUMA TECHNICIAN

Minimum Qualification Level: Diploma

Experience Level: Mid-level

Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description

Primary function is to provide professional trauma and rehabilitation services.

This includes but not limited to:

  • Manipulating and reducing fractures and dislocations;
  • Fixing and removing casts and bandages; correcting congenital talipes equino-varus ( c.t.e.v);
  • Participating in management of minor orthopaedic and trauma cases in emergencies and accidents
  • Counselling patients/clients on issues regarding orthopaedic and trauma.

Requirements:

  • Diploma in either Orthopaedic Plaster and Traction Technology; Orthopaedic Plaster Technology from a recognized institution.
  • At least three (3) years working experience in a busy hospital set-up.