IMAGING TECHNOLOGIST LEAD

University of Washington   Seattle, WA   Full-time     Health Care Provider
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Posted on May 10, 2020
Req #: 174751
Department: UWMC RADIOLOGY EAST SIDE
Job Location: UW Medical Center - Montlake
Job Location Detail: Eastside 
Posting Date: 12/10/2019 
Closing Info: Open Until Filled 
Salary: $6,643 - $10,086 per month 
Union Position: Yes
Limited Recruitment: Open to Department employees only
If you are a UW employee and would like to be considered for this position, please login to your UW employee profile to apply.
Shift: First Shift 
Notes: East Side Imaging located in Bellevue WA.

Open to Department employees only.  

Join our award-winning team at University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). Among the top medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report's "America's Best Hospitals," UWMC prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UWMC has even been named the No. 1 hospital in the greater Seattle/Puget Sound region in the U.S. News & World Report's first-ever Best Hospitals Metro Area rankings. UWMC is operated by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW’s School of Medicine. The University of Washington is proud to be one of the nation’s premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoy outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.

UWMC Radiology - East Side Imaging has an outstanding opportunity for a full time day shift IMAGING TECHNOLOGIST LEAD.

The Imaging Technologist Lead is able to independently produce high quality diagnostic images and assist physicians in obtaining fluoroscopic images.   Follows all outlined safety protocols while ensuring patient comfort and confidentiality. Proficient in the use of all stationary and mobile devices necessary to obtain imaging studies. Competent in the use of all relevant computer systems.

Acts as a resource and role model for the technologists and students and helps assure their development. Directs and monitors work of technologists and students and acts as assistant to departmental Supervisor. Responsible for assuring that all technologists reporting to this position are capable of safely performing all aspects of examinations.

LEAD DUTIES:

•Assists with solving daily issues such as equipment problems, staff assignments, and  physician questions

•Regularly assigns, instructs and checks the work of fellow technologists, students, and staff

•Is proactive with staff, looks for issues and potential problems.

•Demonstrates good communication skills between staff and faculty.

•Creates supportive working and learning environment

•Provides leadership in the absence of the Imaging Supervisor

•Assigns and monitors daily tech duties

•Delegates duties to cover sick leave, vacations

•Demonstrates competency in evaluation of technologist’s work

•Able to perform quality control tests

•Able to initiate service call and trouble shoot minor problems

•Ensure coverage for lunches

•Lead up to 5 Imaging Techs at any given time

•Ability to use Kronos,  monitor time cards and make corrections if needed

•Perform all duties of Imaging Technologist

As an employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For a complete description of our benefits for this position, please view this page.

Minimum Qualifications:

Satisfactory completion of formal radiologic technology training program in an AMA approved school; registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) And one year of experience in applicable modality OR A minimum of 6 months of technical experience in the applicable modality AND previous leadership experience

OR

equivalent education/experience.

Legal Requirement

Certified by the State of Washington as a Radiologic Technologist.

Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, the University of Washington will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.

The University of Washington is a leader in environmental stewardship & sustainability, and committed to becoming climate neutral.

The University of Washington is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 / 206-543-6452 (tty) or dso@uw.edu.

Open to Department employees only If you are a UW employee and would like to be considered for this position, please login to your UW employee profile to apply.