Certified Prosthetist/Orthotist, CPO
Join Northeastern Ontario’s Health Care Leaders!
Requisition #: 2094
Status: Temporary Full-Time (February, 2023 to March 2024)
Location: Sudbury, Ontario
An exciting new opportunity awaits you within a dynamic and growing health care environment in Sudbury, Ontario. Home to over 330 lakes and rivers, the City of Greater Sudbury is the place to live, play, and learn with year-round access to some of Ontario’s greatest scenery and outdoor experiences.
Health Sciences North (HSN) is seeking an innovative individual for the position of Certified Prosthetist/Orthotist. While working in this role, you will have the opportunity to provide comprehensive patient care, while designing, engineering and fabricating all orthotic devices for individuals with major musculoskeletal impairments. You will also design and engineer all prosthetic devices for individuals with upper and/or lower extremity amputations.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of a four (4) year Bachelor’s Degree in a Biological Science field (e.g. Kinesiology, Nursing, Biomechanics, Biology, or Engineering) from an accredited university. A minimum of a two (2) year specialization in a clinical program from a Canadian Board for Certification of Prosthetists and Orthotists (CBCPO) accredited college and current Certificate of Registration in good standing with the CBCPO, Canadian Association of Prosthetists and Orthotists(CAPO), and their respective provincial association is also required. Preference will be given to candidates who possess six (6) months of relevant experience.
If you enjoy working in a fast-paced, team environment and are looking for a rewarding career opportunity, you are encouraged to view the full job description on the HSN Careers Website.
We offer competitive salary and vacation, a pension plan through HOOPP and relocation allowance to assist with moving expenses.
Interested applicants are asked to apply directly to requisition # 2094 by December 28, 2022 at 11:59pm on the HSN Careers Website at https://careers.hsnsudbury.ca/.
Unilingual candidates encouraged to apply and may be considered.
Health Sciences North (HSN) is a regional resource and referral centre for over 600,000 residents across northeastern Ontario. It features state-of-the-art technology with 3,900 employees, over 280 physicians, and 700 volunteers. HSN has become a Research and Academic Health Science Centre affiliated with the Northern Ontario School of Medicine (NOSM) and Health Sciences North Research Institute (HSNRI).
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