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Orthopedic Technician

Houston, TX, US
    Position: Orthopedic Technician
    Talent Area: Clinical Support
    Full/Part Time: Full time
    Location: Houston, TX, US
    Department: Orthopedic Surgery Clinic
    Shift: 8 AM - 5PM
    Job ID: 408650

We are searching for an Orthopedic Technician -- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will  provide excellent customer service and assist the patient care team by providing casting and medical assistance to the licensed providers for patient's scheduled clinic visits. Provides operational assistance, ensuring and coordinating the intake and rooming of patients to effectively manage the patient visit cycle time.

Think you’ve got what it takes


  • Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s unless approved for a medical or religious exemption
  • H.S. Diploma or GED, some college preferred
  • Required 1 years of Experience doing basic casting, splinting, and hardware maintenance
  • Pediatric experience preferred


  • Provides casting assistance to all members of the orthopedic sports medicine team
  • Promotes customer service, patient safety, and communication
  • Initiates and supports patient flow in the clinic by screening patient’s and placing them in an exam room (Job Station: Weigh and Measure)
  • Assists the provider with procedures and paperwork
  • Provides oversight for all educational development and student programs
  • Maintains inventory and ordering of all orthopedic supplies for the emergency center

About Texas Children’s

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.

Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.

To join our community of 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at

Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

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