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Job Title:
Diagnostic Imaging Technologist III

Posted Date:
9/14/2020
Closing Date:
9/21/2020
Functional Discipline:
Cardiac & Critical Care
Education Level:
None specified

Job Description

Location: Health Science Centre

Diagnostic Imaging Technologist III
Health Sciences Centre
Cardiac Critical Care - Cardiac Cath lab
Permanent, Full Time
00112POS
Hours70 bi-weekly (8-hour shift work; days; nights; evenings; stand-by and on call required. Must report to work within 30 minutes when on call)
SalaryLX33 ($35.92 - $45.22)
Competition Number2020004138
Posted Date14 September 2020
Closing Date21 September 2020


About Us
Eastern Health is the largest, integrated health authority in Newfoundland and Labrador employing approximately 13,000 dedicated employees and serving a population of more than 300,000 people. The authority offers the full continuum of health and community services including public health, long-term care, community services, hospital care and unique provincial programs and services. At Eastern Health we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality care and service possible to the people in our communities, in our region, and in the province. To do that, we employ qualified, competent and caring individuals who are dedicated to their professions and to our vision of Healthy People, Healthy Communities.

Job Summary
The Diagnostic Imaging Technologist III will work with the Cardiac Cath Lab Team in performance of invasive cardiac procedures including Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization/Coronary Angiography, Coronary Angioplasty, Cardiac Biopsy, Device Implant, Electrophysiology Studies, etc. The Technologist is responsible for operation of digital angiography equipment, high pressure contrast injectors, image archiving, and data retrieval and copying. S/he performs and orders supplies for Intravascular Ultrasound (IVUS) and Fractional Flow Reserve (FFR) procedures. Other duties include assisting with patient preparation, preparing and maintaining equipment, ordering supplies, completing appropriate records and collection of statistical data.

Job Demands
By applying for this job, you acknowledge an understanding that regular requirements and demands of this job include (but are not limited to):
Constantly lifts or moves objects, less than 10 lbs. and regularly between 10-30 lbs. Push/pull up to medium forces.
Occasionally pushes and pulls objects or transports patients over 50 lbs. in wheelchairs or stretchers.
Regularly stands, walks, or sits for extended periods to perform activities. A very high level of alertness and attentiveness is required when performing scans/procedures due to patients condition, safety and also because some scans/procedures are captured in real time.
Regular wearing lead protective attire is required.

Job Qualifications
Graduation from a recognized (accredited) program in Medical Radiography Technology is required.
Current registration and member in good standing with the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT).
A minimum of three years of experience in the last five working as a Diagnostic Imaging Technologist is required.
A satisfactory record of work performance and attendance is required.


If this is an internal posting only, only applicants of the Eastern Health NAPE LX Regional Bargaining Unit will be considered. Otherwise, if this is posted internal and external, we will accept all applications, but preference will be given to those qualified candidates who are internal to the Eastern Health NAPE LX Regional Bargaining Unit.

Apply online at https://employment.easternhealth.ca

To become a part of our team, please submit your resume/cover letter or application form online, clearly demonstrating how you meet the required qualifications. Include your current mailing address, day-time contact number, e-mail address, competition and employee number if applicable.

Contact Information for Recruitment Related Inquiries:

Telephone: (709) 777-7777 (5-2) or 1-800-563-3693

Email: employment@easternhealth.ca. Applications/resumes are not accepted at this email address.