Experienced Physical Therapy Aide III

Waukesha, WI
Pay Class: Full Time
  • Job Category: Outpatient Rehab - Clinical Support Staff
  • Job ID: 2023-15430


Patient Outcomes:

Start your journey in healthcare working alongside rehabilitation experts. You will gain hands on experience in a clinical environment, bringing your career to the next level!

This full-position will allow you to work alongside and observe leading experts in the field of Physical and Occupational Therapy. Be a part of a team dedicated to patient care and making lasting impacts to our patients lives.

Grow your knowledge and skills in the healthcare field while making a meaningful difference in someone else’s recovery. You become part of our patients’ journeys!

Career Outcomes:

You will expand your knowledge base and grow alongside exceptional clinic teams. You have the tools to cultivate your patient care experience and get a head start in your patient care career!

Other Benefits:

  • You will receive an attractive total compensation package

  • Best in class, customizable benefits plan to include an exceptional 401k plan and the ability to add in and customize benefits like our popular pet insurance

  • At ATI, we care about your work life balance. We want you to enjoy your time away from work by utilizing our competitive PTO plan

  • Being a healthcare company, we understand what it means to feel safe and healthy. ATI provides a bank of sick time to use for emergencies

  • Paid holidays

  • You will be a part of a company dedicated to working to redefine musculoskeletal health


The Experienced Physical Therapy Aide III provides direct patient care support under the supervision of a licensed PT/OT or PTA/COTA (as allowable per state statutes), as well as prioritized administrative support to ensure seamless clinic workflow and operations.

Within the clinic, this role enables licensed clinical staff to focus on patient care and treatment; thereby improving their efficiency and productivity.

The role is optimized across the district, providing flexibility for Clinic Operations to mitigate predictable volume fluctuations (e.g. due to seasonality).

Training, education and/or experience lends to independence in supervision and instruction of prescribed clinical exercises and modalities.

Provides observational feedback regarding the patient's progress to the prescribing therapist. Assists in coordinating OSS staffing.

In-role mentorship for OSS I and II, including training and onboarding.

Partners closely with the Clinic Director and District Director to coordinate district OSS staffing assignments to meet labor needs for the POD.

Performs injury screens Where allowable by state practice acts, carries a treatment schedule under direct PT supervision.

  • The duties and responsibilities described are not a comprehensive list and additional tasks may be assigned to the employee from time to time; or the scope of the job may change as necessitated by business demands.


Min Experience Required To Be Considered

  • 2-3 years successful performance of OSS II level duties; or

  • Masters Athletic Training - plus 1 year of related experience; or

  • Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) and 0 years of additional related experience

Minimum Education Required

  • Bachelors Degree in related field: health care or core sciences; or

  • Minimum experience as described below


  • Masters Degree in related field: health care or core sciences

  • Doctorate in PT degree (not licensed)


  • Basic clinical assessment and differential diagnosis

Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Consistently drives performance across multiple Operations KPIs

  • Subject matter expert at the market and enterprise level regarding Operations services and specialties

  • Mentors/leads OSS 1&2

  • Proficient with scheduling – can independently maneuver the schedule to maintain clinic flow and seamless patient care experience

  • Adaptable and agile to support key Operations initiatives

Licenses and Certifications


  • Athletic Trainer (ATC)

  • Not required for DPT

Job Locations US-WI-Waukesha

ReqID 2023-15430

Job Category Outpatient Rehab - Clinical Support Staff

Pay Class Full Time