Senior Radiation Therapist


Western Manitoba Cancer Centre

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


Brandon, Manitoba


The Radiation Therapy Department at the Western MB Cancer Centre provides radiation therapy for cancer patients and education of radiation therapy students. The Senior Radiation Therapist (SRT) supervises and serves as a role model and a resource to staff for clinical decision-making and in the clinical assessments of clients. The SRT reviews, analyses and makes recommendations in the development of administrative systems such as policies, procedures and standards of care within a continuous quality improvement environment. The SRT plans and provides staff and student education as consistent with the mission, values and policies of CCMB.

The SRT is under the supervision of the Clinical Resource Radiation Therapist. The incumbent will be assigned to all areas: treatment delivery, simulation and treatment planning with the primary rotation in treatment delivery.


Current Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technology (CAMRT) registration.
Certificate for CPR-BLS, HCP-Level C.
Minimum of 3 years' experience in treatment delivery, simulation and treatment planning.

The following will be assessed through the pre-interview written questions and verbal interview:
Ability to perform tasks accurately and reliably.
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 effective leadership, peer and student instruction skills.
Demonstrated leadership to promote effective working relationships and flexibility/adaptability in meeting needs of the patients/unit within the team.
Demonstrated commitment to quality improvement.

Experience in treatment delivery within the last 4 years.
Senior or supervisory position held within the last 8 years.
Adult Education or Health Care Management Certificate.
Advanced credential CTRT, CMD and/or CDC.

Experience with ARIA RO and Varian Linear Accelerators.
Bachelor of (Radiation) Science, Health Science Degree.
Advanced credential eg. CTRT , CMD, CDC or CAMRT full length courses or other RT related courses.
Professional awards or honors.
Personal suitability as demonstrated through a professional portfolio e.g. Demonstrated ability to develop and complete an independent project in a timely manner.

Type of Job

Permanent Full-time


Work schedule: The incumbent must be available to work 0600 - 1800.


Salary: As per MAHCP Collective Agreement


Interested and qualified applicants are invited to submit a detailed and current resume, together with a covering letter stating the Competition Number to:

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

or Fax: (204) 786-0181

Closing Date: July 14, 2016

Position #: RTTRTM_MCC_SRRTP_007



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