Medical Radiation Tech I

Alberta Health Services - Calgary, AB (19 days ago)

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Your Opportunity:
The Medical Radiation Technologist I position at ACH, operates in the specialized, highly technical environment of X-Ray. The MRT Technologist I, under limited supervision, assesses patients, analyzes and interprets diagnostic data, and provides information to the Radiologist to assist in diagnosis, clinical intervention and patient management. Your work may include a variety of procedures such as general and portable radiography, mobile and surgical suite examinations, as well as fluoroscopy where required. These services are performed in an effective efficient and safe manner. As a member of the Diagnostic Imaging team this position is responsible for working the evening shift (7 On 7 Off) and on-call as assigned.

Description:
As a Medical Radiation Technologist (MRT) I, you will perform a variety of standard technical radiological imaging examinations on patients for the purpose of disease and pathology diagnosis. You will interpret physician requisitions, prepare and assess patients for examination and produce high quality diagnostic images for Physician/Radiologist review, and assist with the care and maintenance of equipment. Your work may include a variety of procedures such as general and portable radiography, mobile and surgical suite examinations, as well as fluoroscopy where required.

Classification: Medical Radiation Tech I
Union: HSAA Facility PROF/TECH
Department: (ACH) X RAY
Primary Location: Alberta Children's Hospital
Multi-Site: Not Applicable
FTE: 0.70
Posting End Date: 29-OCT-2019
Employee Class: Regular Part Time
Date Available: 11-NOV-2019
Hours per Shift: 7.75
Length of Shift in weeks: 2
Shifts per cycle: 7
Shift Pattern: Evenings, Weekends, On Call
Days Off: As Per Rotation
Minimum Salary: $33.98
Maximum Salary: $44.75
Vehicle Requirement: N/A

Required Qualifications:
Completion of diploma from an accredited Medical Radiation Technologist (MRT) program. Active or eligible for registration with the Alberta College of Medical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Technologists (ACMDTT). Current Basic Cardiac Life Support Healthcare Provider (BCLS-HCP).

Additional Required Qualifications:
Minimum recent 1 year of Pediatric X-Ray experience required. Must be able at times to work alone and be able to stand wearing Lead Aprons for an extended period of time.

Preferred Qualifications:
Good organizational skills and ability to assume responsibility. Good interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to work independently and promote good teamwork. Perception, initiative, good judgment and concern for detail and accuracy. Ability to demonstrate tact and courtesy in dealing with patients, staff and physicians. Ability to work under pressure and in emergency situations. Ability to effectively communicate in English.