Radiological Technologist 1 - General Procedures Work Site : Radiography, Chilliwack General Hospital - Chilliwack, BCTemporary Part Time - Vacation Relief (0.
7 FTE) Start Date : As soon as possible until approximately September 2021 Hours : Hours and days of work will vary as operationally required; some on-call shifts.
Come work as a Medical Radiation Technologist with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!
Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Medical Radiation Technologist to join the Radiography team at Chilliwack General Hospital.
Apply today to join our team!
As a Medical Radiation Technologist you will :
Perform diagnostic radiographic / fluoroscopic and medical imaging procedures / techniques and related duties, observing safe radiation protection practices.
Support your team by performing duties such as : receiving and completing requisitions,entering relevant data into the Radiology Information System (RIS),preparing patients for examination,operating radiographic and computerized imaging equipment including processing radiographs and archiving of acquired data,monitoring patient during procedures,monitoring equipment performance,and maintaining cleanliness of examination rooms.
Education & Experience
Current Certification with the CAMRT.
Knowledge & Abilities
Demonstrated knowledge and practice of safe work procedures with diagnostic radiographic and medical imaging equipment.
Demonstrated ability to perform radiographic examinations in compliance with departmental standards.
Demonstrated knowledge of evidence-based practice related to designated modality.
Demonstrated knowledge of organization policies, procedures and standards of care, including practice of safe work procedures with modality equipment.
Demonstrated knowledge of research process and methodology.
Demonstrated knowledge of PACS / Radiology Information Systems, i.e. digital imaging, image archiving and retrieval.
Demonstrated ability to communicate (orally and in writing) and deal effectively with clients and their families, co-workers, physicians, other health care staff and staff of external agencies.
Demonstrated ability to operate related equipment.
Demonstrated ability to work independently and in collaboration with others.
Demonstrated ability to establish workload priorities in collaboration with others.
Demonstrated ability in CPR techniques.
Demonstrated computer skills including the ability to effectively use a computerized client care information system.
Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.
The hours of work including days off and work area may be subject to change consistent with operational requirements and the provision of the Collective Agreement and applicable statutes.
Successful applicants may be required to complete a Criminal Records Review Check.
WHY JOIN VANCOUVER COASTAL HEALTH?
VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents.
At VCH, we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families.
We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.
Comprehensive health benefits package, including MSP, extended health and dental and municipal pension plan
Grow your career with employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities
Wellness supports, including counselling, critical incident and innovative wellness services are available to employees and their immediate families
Award-winning recognition programs to honour staff, medical staff and volunteers
Access to exclusive discount offers and deals for VCH staff