This is a UC San Diego Internal Recruitment open to UCSD and UCSD Health System Staff Only
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 01/15/2020 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 01/17/2020. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Working under general supervision, the Mammography Tech performs screening and diagnostic breast imaging procedures, as well as interventional breast imaging procedures. Responsible for operational effectiveness in Breast Imaging area with attention to patient flow, customer service, equipment oversight, and quality control guidelines. Collaborates with the radiologists regarding clinical imaging and associated protocols. Maintains continuing education specific to Breast Imaging. Demonstrates and applies knowledge of principles of radiation safety.
Works closely with the Radiation Physicist to ensure the equipment meets all radiation standards set forth by law. Demonstrates skills and knowledge via competency exams in all Breast Imaging procedures. Must follow Radiology Imaging protocols and policies. Possesses good communication skills, both verbal and written. Interacts with service representatives and vendors to ensure timely maintenance is performed and contacts appropriate persons when equipment needs to be serviced.
Graduate of a school of radiologic technology.
California Radiology Technologist Mammography (CRT-M).
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART w/in six months of hire date.
Knowledge of radiologic computer systems and applications.
Understanding of various systems to include Picture Archival Computer System (PACS), Radiology Information System (RIS) and all aspects of Digital Mammography.
Working knowledge of Electronic Medical Records, Mammography Reporting System and electronic communication.
Possess the skills, knowledge, and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.
Complete certification training program for Mammographic Technologist required.
At least one year of experience as a Mammography Technologist.
Registered Technologist for Mammography issued by ARRT (R.T (M) (ARRT)).
Must be able to work flexible hours, including some overtime if necessary for unexpected staffing issues and at both UCSD campuses as needed.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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