PTA, Physical Therapist Assistant

Grass Valley, CA

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Job Description

Burger Physical Therapy has provided therapy services since 1978. We currently seek an exceptional State Board Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant to join our team.


We seek a Physical Therapist Assistant to work 1-5 days per week, preferably Thursdays and Fridays.  We can work around your schedule to accommodate you with hours that fit your needs!


The Grass Valley Clinic is small but the team is BIG and ready to welcome you, as a Physical Therapist Assistant new graduate or seasoned clinician!


Primary Responsibilities:


1. Take direction from the Registered Physical Therapist.

2. Under physician’s orders, treat patients to relieve pain, develop or restore function, and 
maintain an optimal performance using such physical means as heat, water, electricity, light, 
massage, etc.

3. Aid and direct patients in active and passive exercises, muscle re- education, gait and 
functional training, activities of daily living and prosthetic training.

4. Give whirlpool and contrast baths, or apply moist heat.

5. Apply intermittent traction, ultra-sound, short wave diathery, etc.

6. Instruct patients in the care and use of wheelchairs, walkers, braces, canes, crutches 
and prosthetic and orthotic devices.

7. Observe, record and report patient’s reaction to treatment and any changes in the 
patient’s condition.

8. Serve as a member of the patient care team.

9. Record a progress note in the patient’s medical record for each visit whether 
out-patient, home or convalescent hospital patient.

10. The Physical Therapist Assistant is at all times under the supervision of a Licensed 
Physical Therapist in compliance with Statute laws and regulations, and Burger policies and 
procedures. The Physical Therapy Assistant shall at no time perform evaluations or change a 
patient’s treatment program. These activities will be referred to the supervising therapist.

11. The Physical Therapist Assistant also participates in educational programs to improve 
his/her therapy skills.




Skills & Requirements


  • California state licensed Physical Therapist Assistant

Benefits include competitive compensation, direct deposit, employee assistance programs and may include: 

  • Retirement Benefits - 401(k) Plan
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Continuing Education
  • Medical, Dental and Vision
  • Legal Shield
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability Plans
  • Voluntary Insurances
  • ID Shield
  • Nationwide Pet Insurance
Physical Therapist Assistant rates with Burger Rehabilitation starts at $35.00 per hour, not including bonus or any other monetary benefits. 


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F. 916-983-5932


Our Mission Statement:

We proudly acknowledge we are in business to provide rehabilitation services that make a POSITIVE difference in the lives of our patients, their families, our staff and the community at large.