Career Opportunities

Part-Time to Full-Time Chiropodist

 

Align Custom Fit Footwear & Footcare is looking for an ambitious, passionate and forward-thinking Chiropodist to join our growing medical retail clinic in Mississauga. We have just completed – for our new Chiropodist – a quarter of a million-dollar renovation. Welcome to the fully stocked, custom built, spa-like Chiropody treatment room of your dreams. Quality is paramount, and treatments are indulgent, with a state-of-the-art Gharieni treatment bed for proper positioning, imported medical grade products to nourish and revive feet and an ambient environment to put clients at ease during their treatment. The luxury atmosphere is consistent with our commitment to exceed medical standards in our facility and service. Our new build also meets all new Infection Prevention and Control Standards of Practice amended in Ontario in June 2018 with our separated reprocessing area. This is a clinic you will be proud to call yours.

What Align has to offer

● Outstanding success in a new and emerging niche market
● A highly respected reputation and credibility within the medical industry as well as within the public and media eye
● Seasoned management team provides leadership to grow your practice
● Proprietary, technologically advanced, body alignment assessment process with a comprehensiveness that is unparalleled in the orthotics industry
● Client Relations Associates look after all your client’s administrative needs
● Located in an upscale neighborhood with medical offices in our plaza
● Strong referral base
● Actively promote foot health awareness
● Beautiful, motivating, collaborative work environment with opportunities for growth, personal and professional development
● Turn-key operation

 

The ideal Chiropodist or Podiatrist to partner with us

Do you share our vision and values and want to continually evolve and exceed in excellence with us? We are looking for someone who is passionate about the Chiropody profession, in addition to being medically qualified. You are well respected among your peers, a member of the College and Association level and interested in a partnership opportunity in which you can build and grow your practice with strategic business support and collaboration from the Align management team. This opportunity is ideal for someone who no longer has an interest in travelling from one multidisciplinary clinic to the next each day of the week, and instead is motivated to build their own practice. This is a part-time position with the goal of becoming a full-time opportunity over the next 12 months.

Qualifications

A Chiropodist (D.Ch) or Podiatrist (D.P.M or D.Pod.M) preferably with a second designation of specialization.
Three years experience is preferred and passion for the profession is mandatory. New grads are welcome provided they have previous clinical experience as an allied health care professional.
● Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
● Team player for a collaborative work environment
● Responsible and trustworthy
● Detail oriented, professional, results oriented
● Looking to grow in a business capacity
● Compensation will be competitive and negotiable, based on value and partnership arrangement.

If you are looking for a challenging, exciting and rewarding career change, consider joining Align Custom Fit Footwear & Footcare. We sincerely look forward to hearing from you, reading your brief cover letter and resume and discussing this opportunity with you further.

To apply, please click this link or email your cover letter and resume to teressa@getaligned.com


 

Client Relations Associate

Align Custom Fit Footwear is a dynamic, cutting edge, conscientiously-driven company.

With a health, fashion and technology focus, we provide a luxury, bespoke, medical service to our elite clientele.

We are currently searching for candidates who will embody our company philosophy in the retail operation of our showroom and administration of our paperless clinic. The position is ideal for an intelligent, fashion savvy individual who can emulate Align’s values and will treat clients with the elite service they have come to expect from their Align experience. If you are someone who has an affinity for fashion, for learning the art of professional footwear fitting from a biomechanical perspective, has a progressive attitude towards well-being and would like to work in a bright, trendy and highly personable environment, and can appreciate our teamwork tenets of positivity, mutual respect and open communication, then we’re a good fit for you.

 

About the Position

The Client Relations Associate position is a client-facing role, which requires providing a superior client service experience. The successful candidate will receive clients into the showroom and be their first point of introduction to Align’s brand story about how professional footwear fitting can fit clients into fashionable footwear according to their unique biomechanic needs. Strong people skills, client acquisition, client service, sales and merchandising capability is required.

Office administration skills required include handling of client files, appointment booking, scanning and data entry. Strong office skills are required, include light bookkeeping, data management, and point of sale transactions. Must have ability to quickly and effectively operate Microsoft Windows and Office, as well as quickly learn new clinic specific software. Strong verbal and written communication skills are a must. Interest in fashion is a must. Experience in medical administration and health insurance billing is a bonus. Training is provided.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Experience

  • College or University level of education
  • Minimum of two years recent administrative and/or retail experience
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Microsoft Office skills
  • Superior attention to detail
  • A willingness to continue to learn and adapt in an evolving role
  • Ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work additional hours when required

Preferred Assets

  • Previous medical administrative experience
  • Work experience in both a retail and medical environment
  • Customer service and administrative work experience
  • Office Administration designation

 Knowledge and Skills

  • A dynamic, charismatic, congenial personality who can deliver elite client service
  • Ability to communicate effectively in a professional and courteous manner
  • Ability to work patiently and co-operatively with a variety of clientele
  • Proven ability to initiate, problem-solve, and prioritize
  • Well-organized, flexible and has ability to adapt to evolving nature of the business
  • Ability to cope with conflicting demands and frequent interruptions
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Minimum of 45 w.p.m. typing experience
  • Proficiency or capability in learning and using a Client Relationship Management software
  • Quick learner
  • Ability to work independently

Compensation Package:

Work hours range from 20-30 hours per week. Must be available to work Saturdays, from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Starting wage ranges from $16 – $18 per hour.

Health benefits, staff footwear purchase program and incentive bonuses are available.

A compelling cover letter is mandatory. Your resume will not be accepted without one.

Please apply only if you meet the qualifications and have a keen interest in the position.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but be advised that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Please submit your cover letter and resume to teressa@getaligned.com

 


 

Full-time Pedorthist/ Athletic Therapist

Align Custom Fit Footwear is looking for a driven, passionate and forward-thinking clinician to join our growing retail clinic in Mississauga. The company specializes in meticulously crafting custom orthotics into fashionable footwear. Through a proprietary, technologically advanced, body alignment assessment process with a comprehensiveness that is unparalleled in the orthotics industry, the company has had outstanding success in a new and emerging niche market.

Responsibilities:

  • Patient assessments
  • Designing custom orthotics
  • Professional shoe fittings
  • Compression sock and brace fittings
  • Sales
  • Client relations

 Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will be a Chiropodist and/or a Canadian Certified Pedorthist C.Ped(C)  with extensive biomechanics training and/or experience. Podiatrists and Kinesiologists are also encouraged to apply. An undergrad in health sciences is preferred.

  • The applicant should have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in the orthotic industry and be passionate about their profession
  • Sales experience is an asset
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Responsible and trustworthy
  • Detail oriented
  • Creative thinker
  • Takes initiative and hard working
  • Looking for increased managerial responsibility and potential to grow in a business capacity

Align offers a competitive compensation package and motivating work environment for our outstanding employees. If you are looking for a challenging, exciting and rewarding career change, consider joining Align by emailing your cover letter and resume to teressa@getaligned.com.