SHIFA INT'L HOSPITAL, ISLAMABAD
Shifa International Hospital, Islamabad
Number of Vacancies:
25 September, 2023
BS in Orthotics & Prosthetics from a reputable Institution/University
6 Months/Fresh Graduates
Advanced Courses/Trainings in P&O techniques
Chal Foundation is a Non-Profit organization registered under Societies Registrations Act 1860 which was founded on 30th July 2010 and is approved under section 2 (36) (c) of the Income Tax Ordinance, 2001. It is certified by Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy (PCP) and partner to International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) with its registered office located in Kashmir Plaza, Blue area, Islamabad. Our mission is to ensure exceptional and coordinated care as well as sustainability of appropriate rehabilitation services for persons with disability in Pakistan and facilitate their integration into mainstream society through provision of artificial limbs.
1. Fabrication Procedures
Fabricate and assemble P&O devices including component parts, sockets, and suspension systems as designed by the Ortho-Prosthetist.
Perform Modelling, Plaster model finishing, Moulding/Lamination, Cutting, Assembling, Shaping, Welding, Machine work and Final Finishing of devices.
Assist Ortho-Prosthetist in Detail Assessments and Review of Patients fitted with assistive devices.
Prepare place and patient for casting, negative cast for modelling and positive model for moulding/lamination.
Assist CPO in Casting and Fitting of P&O Devices to Patients.
Supervise various fabrication procedures performed by Junior Technicians i-e:
modelling, moulding, lamination, cutting, shaping, assembling and finishing of P&O devices.
2. Adjustments and Repairs
Perform repair, replacements and adjustments of P&O devices as advised by Ortho-Prosthetist.
Assists the Ortho-Prosthetist in fitting and aligning activities on patients provided with devices.
Performs finishing works on prostheses and orthoses, including the use of alignment transfer tools and equipment.
Performs bench alignment of the device to the specifications of the Category personnel.
Takes part in follow-up procedures in respect of maintenance, repair and replacement of the appliance.
3. Workshop Maintenance
Responsible for the care and economical use of Workshop/Lab materials, machinery, tools and equipment’s.
Manages workshop/Lab activities assigned, including:
Use and maintenance of tools, machinery and equipment
Maintenance of safe working environment and procedures
Appropriate record keeping of inventory and stock control
Cleaning, Arrangement and Maintenance of all tools, machines, and equipment’s used in the Workshop areas.
4. Coordination and Reporting
Process routine procedures for Works and Maintenance Requisition for executing related activities of the workshop/lab.