Radiology Sonographer/UKHC

Job description

This position will provide ultrasound imaging for the Department of Radiology in the emergency, inpatient and outpatient settings.

The sonographic exams the person filling this role will need to perform include, but are not limited to: abdominal (including transplants), pelvic, small part, and pediatric specific exams (ex: pylorus, echoencephalogram, hips).

This person will also assist with US guided procedures and MSK imaging. This position requires you to acquire/maintain ARDMS certification to ensure compliance with our ACR accreditation.

Job Title
Radiology Sonographer/UKHC

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Department Name
H3182: Ultrasound Services

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Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

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Required Education


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Required Related Experience


Required License/ Registration/Certification

Registry eligible

Physical Requirements

Requires heavy lifting, pushing, or pulling of objects over 50 pounds. Also requires repetitive motion tasks


Primary shift: 2nd - Four 10 hour shifts per week. The majority of the hours are 3pm-1:30am or 4pm-2:30am.

This position frequently flexes hours to earlier or later based on staffing needs.

Will also require working weekends, holidays, and during times of emergency.

Call (report to work within 1hr) is required for this position.


PACS, RIS, Ultrasound Physics, Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Associate's degree plus one year of clinical ultrasound experience preferred.

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Are you a registered sonographer through ARDMS (American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography) or ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists) or eligible to obtain this certification by date of hire?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Cover Letter





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    Job No:
    Posted: 4/14/2018
    Application Due: 4/23/2018
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