Physical Therapy Technician/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Physical Therapy Technician/UKHC

Requisition Number:


Working Title:

Physical Therapy Technician

Department Name:

H6271:Rehab Services

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Grade Level:


Salary Range:


Type of Position:


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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

2 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

The physical requirements of this position include: regularly lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects 50 lbs. and above; occasionally sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time performing tasks with repetitive motions (such as typing); regular risk of back injury from moving, lifting, or positioning patients, equipment, or materials; regular exposure to bloodborne and airborne pathogens; and occasional exposure to combative/violent people.


Days, occasional weekends.

Job Summary:

The Physical Therapy Technician’s primary function is to assist in carrying out patient-related activities which are predetermined for each patient and assigned by the physical therapist. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to general cleaning, ordering supplies, processing paperwork, making copies, and sending faxes. This position will support both outpatient clinics at KY Clinic and Good Samaritan.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

The ideal candidate will be dependable, have high attention to detail, be self-directed, and have excellent customer service skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Healthcare experience in an outpatient PT/OT setting.

Deadline to Apply:


University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 1/21/2021
Work Type: Full Time