KNH Orthopaedic Plaster Technician Job in Kenya

Kenyatta National Hospital


The Hospital Management invites applications from qualified candidates for the following position:

Orthopaedic Plaster Technician III

Job Group K11

(1 Post)

Job Purpose: The Orthopaedic plaster Technician III will be responsible to Senior Orthopaedic Technician for provision of care to patients with orthopaedic conditions

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Manipulating and reducing fractures and dislocations.
  • Fixing and removing casts, bandages to and from patients.
  • Correcting Congenital Talipes Equino – Varus (C.T.E.V).
  • Participating in the management of minor orthopaedic and trauma cases in emergencies and accidents.
  • Sensitizing and creating awareness on orthopaedic and trauma conditions to the communities.
  • Protecting patients and support staff by adhering to Infection Control Protocols.
  • Counselling patients/clients on issues regarding orthopaedic trauma.
  • Ensuring compliance with the set standard operating procedures.
  • Ensuring compliance with OSHE Act and KNH safety policy.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Certificate in Orthopaedic Plaster and Traction Technology or Orthopaedic Plaster Technology from a recognized institution.
  • At least two (2) years working experience in an NHIF accredited facility.
  • Registration with a professional body.
  • Certificate in computer operations from a recognized institution.

Method of Application

Those interested in applying for the declared vacancies and meet the job specifications are required to apply online HERE and MUST submit a hard copy of the Hospital application form available HERE in the website with copies of certificates and testimonials on or before 12th October 2018 to the address below:

The Chief Executive Officer
Kenyatta National Hospital
P.O Box 20723-00202

“Kenyatta National Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and qualified candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply”.

NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and must present the following documents during the interview:-

  • A certificate of good conduct from the National Police Service
  • EACC Clearance
  • Credit Reference Bureau Clearance
  • HELB Compliance
  • KRA Tax Compliance

Health and Medical
Updated: September 28, 2018 — 3:46 pm