MRI Technologist

Company

Hamilton Health Sciences

Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) is an academic health sciences centre, a family of seven hospitals, a cancer centre and an urgent care centre, serving more than 2.3 million residents of Hamilton and south central Ontario. We foster a culture of patient and staff safety, whereby all employees are guided by our mission and vision of Best Care for All. What makes HHS exceptional is the remarkable people who work at our hospitals. HHS employs approximately 13,000 people who share our values of respect, caring, innovation and accountability. HHS staff, physicians and volunteers are proud to work at HHS and of their contribution to the excellent care received by patients and families in one of Ontario’s largest and most complex health systems. As an employer, HHS offers:Competitive Wages within a health care environmentExtended Health Benefits for regular full-time and part time staffDefined Benefit Pension Plan through Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan with generous employer contributions.Wellness programs, including onsite fitness facilities and classes, employee and family assistance programs

Location

Hamilton General Hospital, Juravinski Hospital and McMaster Hospital

Duties

Unit Summary

Diagnostic Services are a vital part of patient care at Hamilton Health Sciences. Our Diagnostic Services teams supports a high volume of diverse adult and pediatric patients and families, providing specialized service within Radiology, CT Scan, MRI, Nuclear Medicine, PET, Ultrasound and Interventional.
Most areas within this unit function 24 hours per day, seven days per week.
Our Diagnostic Professionals are essential members of the multidisciplinary health care team, liaising with many other healthcare practitioners to support high-quality patient care.

Position Summary

An important member of a multidisciplinary health care team, the MRI Technologist co-ordinates, performs and evaluates Diagnostic Services examinations within the specific modalities and disciplines. The Technologist guides and directs clinical and technical associates and students in a teaching and research environment and provides patient care within the core values of respect, caring, innovation and accountability. The MRI Technologist may also rotate though other modalities and sites based on qualifications and unit requirements.

Requirements

Qualifications
• Graduate of an approved training program in Magnetic
Resonance Imaging
• Certification in Magnetic Resonance Imaging with the
CAMRT
• Current registration with the College of Medical
Radiation Technologist of Ontario
• Current Basic Cardiac Life Support registration
• Demonstrated ability to work responsibly in a team
environment
• Demonstrated effective communication, organization
and interpersonal skills
• Effective problem solving skills, critical thinking and the
ability to prioritize in a fast paced clinical environment
• Evidence of participation in on going education &
professional development
• Membership in the CAMRT/OAMRT preferred

Start Date

2021-11-01

Hours

37.5 weekly

Salary

Competitive Wages within a health care environment

Comments

Hamilton Health Sciences fosters a culture of patient and staff safety, whereby all employees are guided by our Mission, Vision, Values, and Values Based Code of Conduct. Hamilton Health Sciences is a teaching hospital and all staff and physicians are expected to support students and other learners.

To be considered for this opportunity applicants must apply during the posting period. All internal and external applicants may ONLY apply via the Careers website. https://www.hamiltonhealthsciences.ca/careers/

Hamilton Health Sciences is an equal opportunity employer and we will accommodate any needs under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedom, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code. Hiring processes will be modified to remove barriers to accommodate those with disabilities, if requested. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application processes, please contact HR Services at 905-521-2100, Ext. 46947 for assistance. If the applicant requires a specific accommodation because of a disability during an interview, the applicant will need to advise the hiring manager when scheduling the interview and the appropriate accommodations can be made.
This competition is open to all qualified applicants, however, qualified internal applicants will be considered first. Past performance will be considered as part of the selection process. If you are a previous employee of Hamilton Health Sciences, please note: the circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment

Proficiency in both Official Languages, French and English, is considered an asset

Contact

Job Posting Link

Hamilton Health Scienceswebsite

Display Date

2021-10-12

Expiry Date

2021-03-31