Description The Department of Radiology is a 24 hour, seven day a week operation providing Imaging Services for adult and pediatric inpatients and outpatients.
Position Information Salary Range : $60.90 to $60.90 Salary Frequency : Hourly No. of Positions : 1 Appointment Type : Per Diem Percentage of Time : Varies Shift Hour : 12 Hours Location : Main Hospital / ACC / PCH / PCN City : Sacramento Union Representation : Yes Benefits Eligible : No
NOTE: With managerial discretion, Per Diem appointments with satisfactory work performance and selected under this recruitment, may be considered for future career position vacancies when available.
THIS IS NOT AN H1B OPPORTUNITY.
Qualifications REQUIRED -Possession of valid ARRT certification in Magnetic Resonance Imaging and/or valid CRT with one or more years demonstrated MRI experience. -CPR, I.V. Certification and Contrast Administration experience required. -Must be competent in archiving, retrieving and exceptions handling with the PACS system. -Knowledge and ability to operate MRI scanners and auxiliary equipment for assigned modality to provide quality images. Knowledge of PACS. Must be able to adapt to new programs and equipment upgrades as the MRI field advances. -Knowledge of anatomy, including cross-sectional anatomy and related positioning. SPECIAL REQUIREMENT -Employee must be Zone III and Zone IV safe at all times while working in the MR Suite. -Must be able to work variable hours, alternate shifts, and occasional overtime to provide coverage as needed for sick leave, staffing shortages, etc. -Must be able to rotate on-call for evening , weekend, and holiday coverage per departmental staffing guidelines. -This position may perform duties in the Main Hospital, Ambulatory Care Center and/or satellite facilities throughout UCD's Primary Clinic Network as deemed necessary by management. - THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
Responsibilities The MRI technologist will operate a variety of equipment, including a high field strength magnet, RF transmitter, RF receiver and computer. Under general supervision, the incumbent will independently perform MRI examinations using the established exam protocols. The MRI Technologist will be responsible for the acquisition, post processing, and archiving of all patient data. The individual will maintain and operate equipment according to manufacturers' operation manual. The MRI technologist must act with initiative and responsibility to achieve maximum radiographic quality. All duties and responsibilities will be performed calmly in stressful situations and interact with radiologists, clinicians and peers in a cooperative, harmonious manner for maximum effectiveness.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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