Successful, well established, Radiology Group in Bellingham, WA, is currently seeking a per Diem Radiologic Technologist for our busy outpatient department. Shifts vary; Monday – Friday, between 7 am and 9 pm, weekends 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.

Position Summary: Under the direction of a radiologist, performs radiographic procedures at the technical level not requiring constant supervision of technical detail. Performs a variety of technical procedures that will require independent judgment, with ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for radiographic diagnosis and assumes responsibility for designated areas of procedures as required.

Physical Demands: Requires manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination for operation and troubleshooting of all department equipment. Duties regularly require standing, walking and stooping, regularly assists in lifting patients on to the x-ray table and placing them in appropriate positions for operation of equipment. Duties require lifting of objects up to ten (10) pounds and occasionally up to fifty (50) pounds. Requires eyesight sufficient to operate equipment and review digital images.

Working Conditions: Exposure to communicable diseases, ionizing radiation, medicinal preparations and other conditions common to a clinic environment.

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Responsible for a variety of X-Ray imaging. 
  • Follows prescribed safety standards in operating X-Ray equipment.
  • Instructs patients regarding procedures. Observes patients for vital signs during examination.
  • Positions patients and adjusts equipment performing exams following established procedures.
  • Selects length and intensity for radiation exposure by adjusting equipment on individual basis.
  • Examines digital images for properties such as density and contrast, definition, magnification and quality control.
  • Authorizes release of patient upon completion of exam.
  • Maintains examination room. Stocks necessary supplies.
  • Cleans equipment.
  • Participates in training employees and students.
  • Attends required meetings and participation on committees as required.
  • Assists in paperwork, and data entry.
  • Enhances professional growth through CME to maintain ARRT credentials and WA State licensure.
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have successfully completed an accredited course in radiological technology
  • ARRT Registered (RT)
  • Current Radiologic Technologist state license
  • Good communication, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work well with physicians, employees, patients and others
  • Superior dexterity skills needed to work equipment.
  • Must have excellent computer skills.

Pay: Base pay is $32.92 -$43.28 per hour dependent on qualifications and professional experience

Benefits:

  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with employer profit sharing contribution subject to eligibility requirements
  • Paid Sick Leave for scheduled shifts

If you are interested in applying for this position, please upload your cover letter and resume.

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