Are you looking to be part of an exceptional and passionate health care team in one of Canada’s most spectacular natural environments with vast and stunning wilderness at your doorstep? Yukon Hospitals strives to cultivate an environment of passionate and engaged people with a culture that values growth, work/life balance, and wellness in helping all our people reach optimal ability. Our organization is an integrated system of hospitals: Whitehorse General Hospital (55 beds), Watson Lake Community Hospital (6 beds) and Dawson City Community Hospital (6 beds). The Medical Radiologist Technologist –MRI is based in Whitehorse, the Yukon’s capital city. Here, you will have the best of both worlds – access to modern amenities and services as well as your choice of rich cultural activities or thrilling adventures.
Reporting to the Manager, Medical Imaging, the incumbent provides clinical and technical support to Physicians by performing Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) examinations of patients. Works, in conjunction with remote Radiologist, to ensure the optimal exam and image quality. In the absence of an MRI supervisor and/or resource, the incumbent performs venipuncture’s; contrast media injections; manages all aspects of MRI equipment and digital images including transmission to Picture Archiving Communication System (PACS) for Radiologist/Physician interpretation. Supports the on-going quality assurance program, preventative maintenance testing of equipment; training and evaluating MRI and support personnel/services, administrative and other related duties.
The successful applicant will have a certificate from an accredited MRI training program, current registration with the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT) as MRT (MRI), and 2nd discipline with CAMRT. They will also need certification in venipuncture for contrast media injections, within 60 days of hire, 1-2 year’s experience in contrast media administration, 1-2 years’ experience in operating and maintaining MRI & related equipment, also a current certification in CPR. Knowledge of computerized hospital and radiology information systems, Picture Archiving Communication System (PACS) and a Bachelor of Radiation Science or Medical Imaging Bachelor of Technology Degree would be considered an asset for the position
Base Pay: $40.44-$51.17 per hour
Hours: 75 hours bi-weekly positions
Regular and Term Positions available
- Sign On Bonus
- Yukon Bonus
- Relocation Allowance
- Generous vacation time
- Accommodations Provided
- Comprehensive Benefits Package
If you are ready to join our team, experience the Yukon and all that it has to offer, apply now by emailing your resume to: email@example.com