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Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)

National Occupation Code (NOC): 3219

This unit group includes medical technologists and technicians not elsewhere classified, such as dietary technicians, pharmacy technicians, ocularists, prosthetists, orthotists, prosthetic technicians and orthotic technicians. Dietary technicians are employed in health care and commercial food service establishments such as hospitals, extended care facilities, nursing homes, schools, cafeterias and fast food outlets. Pharmacy technicians are employed in retail and hospital pharmacies, long-term care facilities and by pharmaceutical manufacturers. Ocularists are employed in custom ocular prosthetic laboratories, or they may be self-employed. Prosthetists, orthotists and prosthetic and orthotic technicians are employed in hospitals, clinics, prosthetics and orthotics laboratories, and prosthetic device manufacturing companies. Prosthetists and orthotists may also be self-employed.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Aeromedical Instructor
  • Aeromedical Technician
  • Aeromedicine Technician
  • Apprentice Ocularist
  • Artificial Eye Maker
  • Artificial Limb Assembler
  • Artificial Limb Finisher
  • Artificial Limb Maker
  • Aviation Medicine Technician
  • Brace Maker
  • C Ped (certified Pedorthist)
  • Certified Orthotist (CO)
  • Certified Pedorthist (C Ped)
  • Certified Prosthetist
  • Certified Prosthetist-orthotist (CPO)
  • CO (certified Orthotist)
  • CPO (certified Prosthetist And Orthotist)
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Dialysis Technologist
  • Dietary Technician
  • Dietary Technologist
  • Food And Nutrition Technician - Dietetics
  • Hemodialysis Technician
  • Hemodialysis Technologist
  • Kidney Dialysis Technician
  • Kidney Dialysis Technologist
  • Ocular Prosthetist
  • Ocularist
  • Ocularist Apprentice
  • Ocularist Technician
  • Orthopedic Appliance Assembler
  • Orthopedic Mechanic
  • Orthotic Corset Maker
  • Orthotic Technician
  • Orthotist
  • Orthotist-prosthetist
  • Pedorthist
  • Pharmacy Technical Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Prosthetic Aide
  • Prosthetic Assistant
  • Prosthetic Technician
  • Prosthetic-orthotic Technician
  • Prosthetist
  • Prosthetist Assistant
  • Prosthetist-orthotist
  • R.T.O. (registered Orthotic Technician)
  • R.T.P. (registered Prosthetic Technician)
  • R.T.P.O. (registered Prosthetic And Orthotic Technician)
  • Registered Orthotic Technician (R.T.O.)
  • Registered Prosthetic And Orthotic Technician (R.T.P.O.)
  • Registered Prosthetic Technician (R.T.P.)
  • Surgical Appliance Fitter
  • Surgical Fitter
  • Dietary Technician
  • Food And Nutrition Technician - Dietetics
  • Ocularist
  • Ocularist Technician
  • Orthotic Technician
  • Orthotist
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Prosthetic Technician
  • Prosthetist
  • Pharmacy Assistant

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