- Riverside, CA
What you'll be doing
- The successful candidate will operate various x-ray control consoles, portable units, tube assemblies, lock systems, collimators, filters and tables in order to perform diagnostic radiographic procedures and examinations. S/he will ensure that correct and required patient identification and left or right marker appears on all films. The incumbent will utilize appropriate use of photo timing, mile amperes (MA), kilo voltage (KVP), seconds, distance, collimation, intensifying screens, film speed and grids in order to produce diagnostic quality images which demonstrate the areas of interest and exhibit acceptable contrast, density and detail. S/he will also explain the exam/procedure to the patient in order to solicit cooperation. The applicant will assess the patient history and overall condition and makes the necessary modifications in technique and/or positioning to compensate for pathology or other considerations. S/he will utilize knowledge of proper patient positioning and department protocols to obtain routine and other views required for standard projections. Observe all required radiation safety/protection regulations and standards in order to minimize dose and avoid repeat images. The successful candidate will use lead shielding and collimation as appropriate. S/he will maintain equipment, supplies and work area in accordance with department guidelines.
What your background should be
- One (1) year of clinical experience as a certified radiologic technologist (CRT) will be preferred. The candidate should have registration as a registered radiologic technologist (radiography) issued by the American registry of radiologic technologists (ARRT). Required to possess and maintains current certification as a certified radiologic technologist (CRT) issued by the state of California department of public health. Also required fluoroscopy permit issued by the state of California department of public health, or must obtain within 120 days of hire. The ability to demonstrate knowledge of and to utilize theories, principles, practices and techniques of radiologic technology is required.
Required Schooling / Training
- Not specified.
Who is the client company
- This is an integrated and managed care organization in the United States.
- If you are interested in this position, send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org