JOB SUMMARY:Safely and correctly operates equipment delivering ionizing radiation for the purpose of treating neoplastic diseases or for other therapeutic purposes. Applies ionizing radiation to patients in accordance with the prescription and instruction of the Radiation Oncologist. Carries out pretreatment preparations including simulations and fabrication of treatment devices.
Hours: Part Time employment
7am-3pm or 8am-4pm
2 or 3 days per week between Monday-Friday
EDUCATION: Associates degree, Bachelors preferred
EXPERIENCE: Must be knowledgeable of the operation methods and safety standards of all equipment producing ionizing radiation within the department.
LICENSES, CERTIFICATION, AND/OR REGISTRATIONS:Must be certified in radiation therapy technology by the American Registry of Radiologic Technology. BLS certification required within 90 days of employment.
EQUIPMENT, TOOLS, WORK AIDS:Linear Accelerator, CT Scan/Simulator, film processor, treatment devices, lead blocks and any other therapeutic equipment/machines or their reasonable accommodation.
SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Knowledge of appropriate patient population growth and development.