Senior Dosimetrist

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Senior Dosimetrist

Job Description & Salary Range

UC Title: Senior Dosimetrist

Position Number: 10007368

Reports to: Manager

Working Title: Senior Dosimetrist

Cost Center: Radiation Oncology (7150)

Bargaining Unit: EX

FLSA: Nonexempt

Job Code: 9007

Date Created: 03/26/2018

Shift: Day Shift

Hours: 40.00

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Manager, Radiation Oncology and Chief Medical Physicist, the incumbent generates and administers radiation therapy treatment plans and dose calculations necessary for patient treatment and in consultation with radiation oncologists and/or medical physicists. Accurately documents use of radioactive materials. Assists in teaching and training students, residents, physicians, etc. in radiation therapy administration and protocols.

Salary Range:

Rate Minimum $55.66 Midpoint $62.42 Maximum $69.18

Required Qualifications:

Ability to competently operate modern radiation therapy treatment planning systems/software & multimodality image manipulation software

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the HealthSystem

Ability to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workload

Ability to work variable shifts including weekends and holidays

Advanced knowledge of record-and-verify system(s) (e.g. ARIA) and experience using a record-and-verify system in an electronic treatment chart environment

Current BLS certification

Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English

Medical dosimetry certification by MDCB

Minimum 3 years' experience working as a Dosimetrist

Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job

Must possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned duties

Must possess valid ARRT and CRT for radiation therapy technology or BS in Physics

Understanding of medical terminology

Working knowledge of relevant billing codes as they apply to procedures and activities performed in an academic hospital

Preferred Qualifications:

Bilingual skills in English and Spanish and/or Vietnamese

Graduation from an accredited School of Radiologic Technology

Knowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and forms

Proficient with VARIAN ECLIPSE treatment planning software and ARIA

Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.

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Job No:
Posted: 3/27/2018
Application Due: 5/26/2018
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