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We're Hiring

Lab Technician


Bedford Orthotics has been creating top quality handcrafted foot orthotics for the past 24 years. We believe that our patients do not need to suffer from foot, leg, hip, back and joint pain related to their feet. We are now growing our happy feet team in Bedford, by seeking new full or part-time Orthotics Lab Technicians, to keep up with demand. 


If you have an interest in a health-related field, you like working in a laboratory setting, and you enjoy working independently this job may be for you. Our Orthotics Lab Technicians receive 

apprenticeship training and hands-on experience with the entire process of orthotics fabrication and orthopaedic footwear modification.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


- tracking order forms

- preparing plaster molds

- thermal forming and gluing of raw materials

- grinding orthotics to specifications

- ensuring patient confidentiality

- maintaining workplace cleanliness

- adhering to all safety standards and procedures



HIgh school completion

Ability to work independently

Ability to meet deadlines 

Competence and skill using tools and machinery

Ability to work with your hands

Able to contribute to a team environment


Language skills

Full fluency in English not required


Assets (not required but helpful)

Experience with manufacturing orthotics/prosthetics

General experience in another health care field


Our Team

The Bedford Orthotics Happy Feet Team feels privileged to assist our patients with their unique foot challenges. By offering effective and reliable foot, leg and back pain relief, our patients can go back to doing what they love. We believe that happy, healthy people make a

difference in our communities, We feel very blessed to have attracted a team of dedicated professionals to our organization where their care and compassion is nurtured, celebrated and appreciated. We believe that when you love what you do, it shows. We

welcome your application to join our patient care team. Happy Feet Start Here!



Bedford Orthotics

1475 Bedford Hwy, Bedford, NS B4A 3Z5

Located on major (Bedford Highway) transit routes

Starting salary $40,000 (Reviewed annually)

Two weeks paid vacation

Team lunch on your birthday

Health Benefit Program  (starting at $3000 annually)



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