The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Physical Therapist II

Hiring department University Health Svcs
Monthly salary $5,834+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 13-02-11-01-1221
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

None provided

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


To provide physical therapy services to patients seen at UHS Physical Therapy department. Provide instruction and supervision to Physical Therapy Aide, Athletic Trainer, and student volunteers.

Essential Functions

Evaluates the neuromuscular, musculoskeletal, and functional status of patients referred to the department and applies the appropriate physical therapy treatments. Manages the Physical Therapy department to ensure optimal performance and provides supervision. Maintains patient health records. Maintains a level of knowledge conductive of providing high quality patient care. Exhibits exceptional customer service, professionalism, and team work in all aspects of work. Actively participates in maintaining a safe and clean working environment. Demonstrates regular and punctual attendance pattern.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelors Degree in physical therapy (PT) and a minimum of three years experience as a PT. A license to practice PT in the state of Texas. Two years experience in an outpatient orthopedic or sports medicine setting. One year experience supervising PT Assistants and/or Athletic Trainers. Demonstrated ability to successfully work with a diverse community and provide services from a non-judgmental perspective. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Master's or Doctoral Degree in physical therapy (PT) and 5 years experience in an outpatient orthopedic and/or sports medicine setting. A Physical Therapy Specialist Certification in Sports and/or Orthopedics. Experience managing a PT Department in an outpatient setting.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions May work around biohazards Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Lifting and moving Exposure to fumes, chemicals, sprays, and commercial items found in standard office conditions, medical clinics, and in repairs and maintenance. Continuous: standing, walking, talking. Frequent: bending, pushing, pulling, extending of arms

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