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Nuclear Medicine Technologist

GUELPH GENERAL HOSPITAL

Guelph, ON, CANADA

Healthcare Services and Wellness

Guelph General Hospital is a dynamic 182-bed acute care hospital with over 1,300 dedicated staff members. The hospital uses state-of-the-art technology and equipment to provide a full range of services to the residents of Guelph and Wellington County. Current areas of specialty include 24-hour emergency services, intensive care, ambulatory care, general medicine, surgery, paediatrics, family birthing, and diagnostic and laboratory services.



Guelph is a beautiful and vibrant university city with a growing community of over 120,000 located in the heart of southwestern Ontario, within close proximity to larger centers such as Toronto, London and Hamilton. Guelph offers many prosperous manufacturing, service and high technology enterprises. Guelph and area also offers a wide variety of educational, cultural, recreational and sporting activities. With our local universities and colleges, festivals, theatres, parks, trails, sport fields and facilities, tournaments, cafes, restaurants, unique shops and larger retail centers, there is truly something for everyone.



If you are excited about working as part of a dynamic team, in an energized, fast-paced and progressive organization which values its staff, physicians and volunteers, we want to hear from you!  While we appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.



E-mail: recruiting@gghorg.ca (Word Documents preferred)

Guelph General Hospital is committed to fostering a safe and healthy work environment which provides equal opportunities to people with disabilities.

All positions will contribute to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.

Position:                            Nuclear Medicine Technologist 

Department:                      Diagnostic Imaging

Position Available:              Casual

Current Shifts:                   All Shifts              

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Position Summary:

The Nuclear Medicine Technologist is a specially trained healthcare professional that works under general supervision and performs multidisciplinary skills for the purpose of diagnostic imaging of disease. Nuclear Medicine involves the use of low-level radioactive substances which are injected, swallowed or inhaled to produce diagnostic images of how the body functions.

The Nuclear Medicine Technologist uses their expert knowledge of imaging and/or radiation therapy equipment, together with an extensive understanding of the principles of anatomy, physiology and pathology, image acquisition, treatment and radiation protection to deliver quality care to their patients. The Nuclear Medicine Technologist ensures the care provided is safe, appropriate, tailored, timely, and maximizes the potential of the available equipment and resources. 

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Qualifications, Experience, Skills and Abilities:

  • Current registration with CMRTO: designation MRT (N)
  • Current registration with CAMRT/OAMRT: designation RTNM is considered an asset
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) –recommended/eligible
  • Emergency First Aid – an asset
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods training/certificate – required/eligible
  • Advanced training in computed tomography (CT) and/or SPECT/CT – required/eligible
  • Advanced training in electrocardiogram (ECG) interpretation – eligible/asset
  • Competent with Telephone, fax, MS Office Suite, internet, Word, Excel and other related software (HIS/RIS/PACS)
  • ECG machine/monitors
  • Proficient in IV set-up utilizing aseptic technique for injection of Radiopharmaceuticals
  • Demonstrated commitment to best practice, standards of practice, and life-long learning
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Strong critical thinking, problem solving and decision-making skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently as well as collaboratively within a team in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment
  • Demonstrated commitment to excellent customer service when interacting with patients, families, colleagues and physicians
  • Intermediate computer skills with experience using Microsoft Word/Excel/PowerPoint
  • Applied, clinical and methodology knowledge of non-vendor specific NM systems 

 

About Guelph General Hospital

Guelph General Hospital is a comprehensive acute care facility for the 180,000 residents of Guelph and Wellington County. In addition to the full range of emergency, diagnostic, treatment, rehabilitation and birthing services our community members rely upon, we are the regional provider for general vascular surgery and a designated provincial Centre of Excellence for bariatric surgery. Nearly 1,300 staff members and 200 volunteers work as a team with our community to provide patient-centred health care. Large enough to offer sophisticated health care services but small enough for a close-knit sense of community, we enjoy an environment where patients and professionals feel they are a part of a family.

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What it's like to work at Guelph General Hospital

A Top Employer

By creating a positive environment with desirable benefits, communications, continuous development and community involvement, we have been recognized as one of three Top Employers in the Waterloo Area.

Our Values

In pursuit of our vision to achieve excellence in everything we do, we practice the values of compassion, accountability, respect and teamwork to provide quality, patient-centred health care to our community.

Continuous Learning

We promote continuous learning throughout each employee’s career, through various onsite educational opportunities, 24/7 access to our Learning Centre and funding for professional development opportunities.

A look inside Guelph General Hospital

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Benefits & Perks

Conventional and Unique

In addition to competitive pay, medical and dental benefits, vacation time, short and long term disability, life insurance and a pension plan available to all employees right from the start, we offer programs that are unique to Guelph General Hospital.

People and Ideas
  • An excellent “First 90 Days” orientation program for new members.
  • The annual “Healthy Hospitals” survey to capture employee ideas to improve.
  • Our ongoing “What’s on your mind?” program for employees to reach our leaders with questions and suggestions.
Respect and Recognition
  • Our “Walk this Way” job-shadowing program gives staff the opportunity to experience another person’s role to promote mutual respect and teamwork.
  • Recognition programs that honour ongoing contribution, outstanding effort and excellence in living our values.

Awards

Nuclear Medicine Technologist, GUELPH GENERAL HOSPITAL, Guelph, ON, CANADA