JOB POSTING #903734
Position: MEDICAL RADIATION TECHNOLOGIST- GENERAL RADIOGRAPHY (1 position)
Site: Toronto Western Hospital
Department: MEDICAL IMAGING
Reports to: Supervisor
Salary: $35.38 to $44.18 per hour; Commensurate with experience and consistent with UHN Compensation Policy
Hours: 37.5 Hours per Week
Status: Permanent Full Time
University Health Network (UHN) is looking for an experienced professional to fill the key role of Medical Radiation Technologist in our Medical Imaging Department.
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As a member of the Joint Department of Medical Imaging team you will perform various Imaging procedures at University Health Network with an opportunity to be trained in General Radiography, contrast enhanced CT and basic 3D rendering. The department features state-of-the-art digital technology and a team of innovative staff dedicated to patient care and superb image quality, backed by a commitment to continuing education and quality assurance program initiatives. The Technologist will report to the CT/Gen Rad Supervisor, and adhere to respective institutional policies and procedures.
Performs General Imaging procedures using digital equipment, digital quality assurance, communicates with team members and management personnel, participates in professional development, teaching and educational activities, mentoring, and performing duties related to the job classification, as required.
Registration with the CMRITO
Previous General Imaging experience
Completion of a BCLS program, Level II: Basic Rescuer certification
Ability to demonstrate sensitivity towards patients in a challenging situation
Demonstrated strong technical skills and image quality
Knowledge of basic anatomy and pathology
Effective time management skills, ability to organize work, and set priorities
Ability to work accurately under stressful conditions
Ability to work effectively and efficiently in a fast paced environment
Ability to multi-task and work effectively in a supportive team environment
Excellent problem solving and recognition skills
Commitment to continuing education
Excellent teaching skills
Demonstrated satisfactory work performance and attendance history
Effective computer skills
Strong written and verbal communications skills
Membership with the CAMRT
Vaccines (COVID-19 and others) are a requirement of the job unless you have an exemption on a medical ground pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code.
POSTED DATE: August 4th, 2022 CLOSING DATE: Until Filled
If you are interested in making a contribution at UHN, please apply on-line. You will be asked to copy and paste as well as attach your resume and covering letter. You will also be required to complete some initial screening questions.
For current UHN employees, only those who have successfully completed their probationary period, have a good employee record along with satisfactory attendance in accordance with UHN's attendance management program, and possess all the required experience and qualifications should apply.
University Health Network thanks all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. UHN is a respectful, caring, and inclusive workplace. We are committed to championing accessibility, diversity and equal opportunity and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: all religions and ethnicities, LGBTQ2s+, BIPOC, persons with disabilities and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. Requests for accommodation can be made at any stage of the recruitment process providing the applicant has met the Bona-fide requirements for the open position. Applicants need to make their requirements known when contacted.