Ultrasound Technologist

Company

Grand River Hospital

Grand River Hospital is one of Ontario’s largest community hospitals with an outstanding team of 5,000 dedicated health care workers and volunteers. We provide services and support to more than 840,000 residents at our two campuses and satellite locations in Waterloo Region and Guelph Wellington. We take pride in the ways we collaborate with our health system partners, our region’s academic and innovation communities, and diverse community stakeholders as we work toward providing a world class experience for patients, families and team members. We have been awarded one of Forbes Canada’s Best Employers for 2022 and was recognized as Business of the Year for 2022 by the Greater Kitchener-Waterloo Chamber of Commerce.Our programs include cancer and renal (kidney) services; care for the most seriously ill and injured adults; services for mothers, newborns and children; emergency care; mental health and addictions; and care for older adults including rehabilitation.We know our most important resource is our team members. That’s why we are continually seeking to understand what is most important to them and providing a variety of benefits to enhance not only their health and well-being, but also that of their families, including:What we offer:• Competitive salaries• Defined benefit pension plans for all team members (Full-Time and Part-Time staff)• Comprehensive benefits and vacation plans• Supports for employee health and wellness• Homewood Employee and Family Assistance Program that offers free and confidential counselling on a wide range of topics, for employees and their immediate family members• Free access to the Calm app to support mental health wellness• Employee Referral Program where you can earn up to $1,000 per new hire referral• Professional development through education and training opportunities, including our Learning Development Fund that provides reimbursement for tuition costs• GRH Social Club and discounted prices for movies, family events, and attractionsGrand River Hospital’s Ultrasound department has a great team environment, where we work together to provide exceptional care to many areas such as the emergency department, inpatient units, paediatrics, obstetrics, stroke centre, fracture clinic and outpatients. We administer a wide variety of exams including vascular, musculoskeletal and assisting in biopsy procedures. Training onsite is available for specialties outside of the Generalist scope. The Waterloo Wellington Breast Centre services our region with exceptional breast imaging care with ultrasound and mammography in conjunction with our radiologists and specialized surgeons during assessment clinics.All of our eight ultrasound units are top of the line Philips Epics. Online Modlink forms aid in writing technical impressions by auto filling measurements.

Location

Kitchener

Duties

Ability to perform all aspects of ultrasound examinations including abdominal, OB/GYN, vascular, small parts including breast, musculoskeletal, pediatric and interventional procedures to professional standards. Will be required to work at both the K-W Health Centre and the Freeport sites, with the primary site as KW Health Centre. Contributes to ensuring there is a safe environment for patients, staff and visitors.

Requirements

• Current registration, or eligible for registration with the College of Medical Radiation and Imaging Technologists of Ontario (CMRITO)
• Graduate of accredited Ultrasound Technology
Program (community college or university degree)
• Preference to candidates with a minimum one year experience, preferably in a hospital
• RVT designation preferred
• RDMS (Ab, Ob/Gyn) and/or CRGS certification required
• Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment is essential
• Good attendance record

Start Date

2022-10-10

Hours

Full Time, Part Time and Casual opportunities available

Salary

$36.99 - $46.20, to commensurate with experience

Comments

Come join our growing team! Please visit https://www.grhosp.on.ca/careers and apply today!

Grand River Hospital is committed to fair and equitable employment and in our recruitment and selection practices. We strongly believe in inclusion and diversity within our organization, and welcome all applicants including, but not limited to: racialized communities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ2S+ persons, Indigenous people, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of our Hospital community. We are committed to providing and fostering a respectful workplace for all employees, free from violence and harassment. Grand River Hospital is a proud member of the Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion (CCDI).

Upon individual request, the hospital will endeavour to remove any barrier to the hiring process to accommodate candidates, including those with disabilities. Should any applicant require accommodation through the application, interview or selection processes, please contact Human Resources in advance for assistance.

Contact

Name

Angela Monaco

Display Name

Angela Monaco

Address

835 King St W Kitchener

Telephone

226-750-5749

Email

angela.monaco@grhosp.on.ca

Other Email

angela.monaco@grhosp.on.ca

Job Posting Link

Grand River Hospitalwebsite

Display Date

2022-10-07

Expiry Date

2022-12-31