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Job Title:
Diagnostic Imaging Technologist III

Posted Date:
Closing Date:
None specified
Functional Discipline:
Medical Imaging

Job Description

Diagnostic Imaging Technologist III (Ultrasound), Temporary Full-Time
Medical Imaging, James Paton Memorial Regional Health Center, Gander

Definition of work:

The Diagnostic Imagining Technologist performs a variety of ultrasound examinations and technical procedures for the purpose of diagnosing disease; operates within the scope of practice set forth by Sonography Canada while adhering to established standards as set forth by provincial and federal regulatory bodies. This position requires minimum supervision, independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative. The successful candidate must have a sound understanding of anatomical positioning and physiology so that independent selection and modification of technical factors may produce optimum results. The Technologist must be willing to work as part of a team, while providing client centered care. The successful candidate must demonstrate an awareness of and be responsible for promoting and supporting person-and family-centred care, demonstrate a commitment to safety and partner with all team members to improve worker and patient safety by integrating safety into work practices, identifying risks and implementing improvements.

Required qualifications:
* Graduation from high school with a diploma recognized by the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Education and Early Childhood Development.
* Completion of a Sonography program approved by Central Health.
* Current and on-going certification with Sonography Canada or ARDMS.
* Demonstrated ability to work with a high degree of independence.
* Demonstrated leadership skills.
* Consistent demonstration of Central Health's corporate values; Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Equity and Safety.
* A satisfactory record of work performance and attendance is required for this position.
* A satisfactory certificate of conduct from the RCMP or local police authority.

Hours of work: 70 hours bi-weekly (On-call, call back and shift work will be required)
Salary: LX-33($35.92-$45.22)
Competition Number: P-2020000639-JPM
Competition closing date: Open Until Filled

Central Health is an equal opportunity employer.
We thank all candidates however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.