Medical Radiation Technologist – MRI

Company

The Hospital for Sick Childrent

Dedicated exclusively to children and their families, The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) is one of the largest and most respected paediatric healthcare centres in the world. As innovators in child health, we lead and partner to improve the health of children through the integration of healthcare, leading-edge research and education. Our reputation would not have been built – nor could it be maintained – without the skills, knowledge and experience of the extraordinary people who come to work here every day. SickKids is committed to ongoing learning and development, and features a caring and supportive work environment that combines exceptionally high standards of practice.When you join SickKids, you become part of our community. We share a commitment and determination to fulfill our vision of Healthier Children. A Better World.

Location

Toronto, ON

Duties

Position Description
The Medical Radiation Technologist in MRI, MRT(MR), has gained a higher level of competency by completing advanced practice training above the basic designation and performs a variety of imaging procedures. These procedures require independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative that entail more responsibility and/or are more invasive.

Here’s What You’ll Get To Do

-Produce quality medical images for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes upon the request of a physician while ensuring the safety of patients, their family members and staff
-Perform IV catheter insertion
-Carry out delegated acts
-Provide technical interpretations and preliminary technologist reports
-Perform contrast administration
-Use power injector
-Correlate and convey the significance of patient symptoms, lab results and image findings to a radiologist
-Perform sterile technique
-Deal with sedated and general anesthesia patients under the supervision of an anesthesiologist or a registered nurse
-Perform post processing or analysis of image data
-Provide troubleshooting expertise as required to ensure integrity of imaging/information systems and provide operational expertise to users
-Maintain effective communication with patients, their families and hospital staff

Requirements

-Successful completion of an accredited program in Medical Radiation Technology, MRI (B.Sc. or diploma program)
-Registration with the College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario (CMRTO)
-Membership with the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT)
-Minimum of 2 years of experience preferred
-Good technical skills
-Ability to work with minimal supervision in a team environment
-Attention to detail is critical
-Excellent problem solving, communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
-Skilled in working with children
-Proficiency with computers

Hours

2 full-time positions available; casual and part-time positions also available

Comments

Please feel free to apply directly through job posting link or if you have any questions you may reach out to our recruiter Stephanie @ stephanie.giorgio@sickkids.ca

Tip: Combine your cover letter and resume into ONE document of 20 pages or less as you cannot upload multiple documents as part of your application.

If you are experiencing technical difficulties please email ask.hr@sickkids.ca to send us a short description of the issues you are experiencing. Please note that we will not accept resumes sent to this inbox but we are happy to respond to requests for technical assistance.

Contact

Job Posting Link

The Hospital for Sick Childrentwebsite

Display Date

2022-05-13

Expiry Date

2022-07-31