Facility Technician - Fairbanks

Advanced Physical Therapy is hiring!

Are you looking to get into the medical field? Is patient care a passion of yours? Advanced Physical Therapy is currently hiring for a regular full-time Facility Technician in our Fairbanks, AK clinic. 

As a Facility Technician, you would be responsible for independently implementing safe and efficient measures to consistently maintain a clean environment, organized equipment and well-stocked supplied for all of our clinical treatment areas. Under direct, on-site supervision of a licensed physical therapist, you will also provide assistance with Physical Therapy such as: guided attention to patient tasking, skills or assistance in a competent manner.

Day to Day Activities and Responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining prompt regular attendance

  • Preparing treatment areas to ensure a safe and clean environment

  • Daily maintenance of all treatment surfaces (mats, chairs, etc.)

  • Replacing exercise tools and equipment in proper storage areas, keeping everything organized and easy to find

  • Promptly changing linen if soiled or in contact with skin during patient change-over

  • Inventory treatment areas to ensure tools and supplies are stocked and maintained

  • Inventory treatment towers on a bi-monthly basis

  • Prepare and submit inventory counts and purchase orders to balance standard inventory levels monthly

  • Document damages to treatment areas or equipment as it becomes known or as it occurs

  • Restock supplies and linen

  • Perform set-up and take-down of treatment modalities (i.e. E-stim, Wii, Cold pack, etc)

  • Practice OSHA guidelines and maintain OSHA standards within the facility

  • Run errands to collect and pick up items that are needed using personal vehicle

Skills & Knowledge Required for this position

This position will be expected to maintain the performance of electrical, mechanical and static therapeutic furniture within the basic measures of day to day use knowledge, and coordinate the repair and replacement of this equipment and the order reporting for such devices. This position is also expected to have basic maintenance skills and have knowledge of and experience in the use of a basic tool set including but not limited to: the use of Allen wrenches, screwdrivers, crescent wrench, a socket set and driver, box knife, pliers and measuring tape.

Effective time management will be key to the success of this position. The right candidate will demonstrate good working knowledge of health care precautions and maintenance of clinical treatment areas and equipment. Strong communication skills, mastery of the English language, and effective and timely professional oral communication skills are also required.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Must have High School Diploma or equivalent.

  • Must hold current and valid State of Alaska Drivers License

  • Must have good working and reliable personal vehicle with proper proof of insurance

Working Conditions

This position does have the potential for mucous membrane or skin contact with blood, body fluids and potential for spills/splashes of these fluids. Advanced Physical Therapy will provide the proper safety equipment to work under these conditions. Physical demands will include frequent listing, standing, walking, pushing and pulling equipment/patients (rarely more than 75lbs).

At Advanced Physical Therapy, Our Compensation is unparalleled!

Advanced Physical Therapy takes a holistic approach when considering compensation packages. Your total compensation includes salary, insurance coverage, and paid time off. The salary for this position will be dependent on previous relevant experience.

Our insurance package includes:

  • Health, dental and vision insurance at 85% employer paid

  • Generous PTO allowance

  • Employer paid short term disability, long-term disability, professional liability

  • 401(k) pension and profit sharing programs

Eligibility to enroll in our Health & Welfare benefit plan will be first of the month following 60 days of continuous employment.

Begin your adventure with us today, apply online and join our fantastic staff as we strive to create an environment of wellness and healing in the communities we serve!

 

Learn more about Advanced Physical Therapy and the services we provide by visiting our website:

www.aptak.com