2024 Diagnostic Imaging Technologist New Graduates
Hours Based on the needs of the department. Salary LX-27 ($30.30 - $37.88 per hour) Competition Number GENERAL249 Posted Date 21 September 2023 Closing Date Open until filled
Newfoundland and Labrador Health Services (NL Health Services) brings together five former separate health entities - Eastern Health, Central Health, Western Health, Labrador-Grenfell Health, and the Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Health Information. The creation of a provincial health authority was announced following recommendations from Health Accord NL.
NL Health Services is responsible for delivering health and community services to more than 528,000 people living in Newfoundland and Labrador and employs over 21,000 people. NLHealthServices.ca
The Diagnostic Imaging Technologist I in the Diagnostic Imaging Department performs a variety of diagnostic x-ray procedures in operating and caring for the x-ray equipment and in the production of diagnostic images. The technologist is responsible for setting up, processing x-ray images, and positioning patients using standard anatomical positioning techniques. As well, the technologist assists senior technologists and radiologists to perform a variety of procedures. Recognizes and reports equipment malfunctions and performs routine preventative maintenance. Performs related work as required.
By applying for this job, you acknowledge an understanding that regular requirements and demands of this job include (but are not limited to):
Constantly lifts, moves objects, repositions, pushes and pulls objects and transports patients to and from testing area, less than 10 lbs., between 10-30 lbs. Push/pull up to medium forces.
Constantly stands and walks for extended periods.
Regularly requires repetitive movements of upper extremities.
A high level of alertness and attentiveness is required when performing x-rays when patients are critically ill, infectious, unstable or compromised in order to obtain accurate images as quickly as possible, and ensure the patient's safety.
Graduation from a recognized (accredited) program in Medical Radiography Technology is required.
Current registration and member in good standing with the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT).
Good communication skills are required in the day-to-day interaction with patients, co-workers and technologists.
A satisfactory record of work performance is required.
Apply online at https://employment.easternhealth.ca
Upon successfully applying for a vacancy then you will receive a confirmation email. If you do not receive this email please contact Recruitment 777-7777 ext 5-2 immediately
To become a part of our team, please submit an up to resume/cover letter or application form online, clearly demonstrating how you meet the required qualifications. Include your current mailing address, day-time contact number, e-mail address, competition and employee number if applicable.
Contact Information for Recruitment Related Inquiries:
Telephone: (709) 777-7777 (5-2) or 1-800-563-3693
Email: [email protected]. Applications/resumes are not accepted at this email address.
If you are no longer interested in the position, you can withdraw your application by emailing [email protected] as soon as possible.
Eastern Health is committed to inclusive and barrier-free recruitment, selection, and onboarding processes. We will be happy to work with applicants requesting support during the process. If you have any questions, feel free to contact our Recruitment Line at 777-7777 press 5 then press 2 (long distance 1-800-563-3693) outlining how we can help.
EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The successful candidate will be required to provide a satisfactory Certificate of Conduct from the RCMP or local Police (Vulnerable Sector Check may be required), educational documents, registration/licensure if applicable and Social Insurance Number.