General Duty Radiation Therapist (Treatment & Simulation)

Company

CancerCare Manitoba

CancerCare Manitoba located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is a provincial agency which provides clinical and academic services and leadership for cancer control and the treatment of blood disorders.

Location

Winnipeg, Manitoba

Duties

Job Summary:

The Radiation Therapy Department at CCMB provides radiation therapy for cancer patients and education of radiation therapy students for the province of Manitoba. The General Duty Radiation Therapist (GDRT) provides clinical services and participates in clinical instruction of radiation therapy students, radiation oncology residents and other staff/students as consistent with the mission, values and policies of CCMB.

The GDRT is under the supervision of a Senior Radiation Therapist and a Clinical Resource Radiation Therapist. The assignment for the incumbent will include treatment and simulation. The incumbent may also be required to provide coverage for other areas within the Radiation Therapy Department based on their recent clinical experience.

Requirements

Qualifications:

Required:

Current Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technology (CAMRT) registration
Certificate for CPR - BLS HCP - Level C

The following will be assessed through the pre-interview written questions and verbal interview:

Ability to perform tasks accurately and reliably
Demonstrated commitment to continuing education
Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills.
Demonstrated assessment and problem solving skills
Demonstrated commitment to team work
Demonstrated effective organizational skills; ability to organize and prioritize work
Demonstrated ability to assess and educate (patients, family, peers, students)
Demonstrated flexibility/adaptability in meeting needs of the patients and work unit
Demonstrated commitment to quality improvement

Preferred:

Recent treatment and simulation experience
CT Therapy Certificate (CTRT)

Asset:

Experience with ARIA RO and Varian Linear Accelerators and Phillips CT
Bachelor of (Radiation) Science, Health Science Degree
Advanced credentials eg. CMD and/or CDC
CAMRT full length courses or other RT related courses
Professional awards or honors

Hours

EFT Hours: Monday to Friday 12.5 hours between 06:00 to 18:00 per pay period Every other weekend Saturday 09:00 to 12:00 and Standby Saturday 12:00 to 17:00 and Sunday 09:00 to 17:00 Standby statutory holidays 09:00 to 17:00

Comments

Comments: We thank all that apply and advise that only those applicants who identify and meet the listed requirements will be selected for further consideration.

Please note:
Seniority for this competition will be applied based on the specific CCMB-MAHCP MLB certificate for this location and the RT selection and recruitment guidelines.

An employee is not permitted to hold two or more EFT positions greater than 1.0 combined across CancerCare Manitoba; Winnipeg and Brandon. Consider this prior to applying for positions, as Employees in this situation cannot be awarded an additional position that will put them over full-time (1.0 EFT).

Salary: As per MAHCP Collective Agreement

Please submit a detailed cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements for this position along with a current resume which references the Competition Number:

CancerCare Manitoba
Human Resources Services
675 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E OV9

E-mail: jobs@cancercare.mb.ca
or Fax: (204) 786-0181

Contact

Display Date

2017-07-10

Expiry Date

2017-07-11