MRI Tech Full Time Evening
Reporting to and functioning under the general supervision of
the Supervisor, the MRI Technologist prepares for and operates a
MRI Scanner following specific physician orders. Produces detailed
computer generated scans of patients for diagnostic and
interventional information. Assists patients onto scanner after
reviewing the MRI safety checklist, verifies patient identification
prior to scan, selects patient from worklist, ensures exam is
archived on the PACS and completed properly in the RIS. Maintains
facilities in proper order. Must keep abreast of all new MRI
Completion of an accredited Radiology Technology or MRI program.
Specialty registry in MRI thru the ARRT or ARMRIT preferred.
Minimum of two years of experience as a MRI technologist
preferred and proficiency in performing all procedures pertinent to
area of responsibility.
ARRT ( MR) or ARMRIT and current CPR certification thru the
American Heart Association. Physical dexterity to operate sensitive
equipment and ability to perform a variety of MRI exams on
patients. Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and vascular systems.
Excellent interpersonal interaction and communication (oral,
written, presentation) skills. Ability to perform tasks accurately
with attention to detail, changing from one task to another without
loss of efficiency or composure. Ability to function independently
and competently in stressful situations. Responds positively to
changes in the work environment related to changing patient needs.
Ability to work cooperatively within the health-system, and with
patients, family members, co-workers, and multidisciplinary team
members (i.e., physicians, Patient Care Services staff members,
etc.). Ability to utilize effective time management to set
priorities, perform job related responsibilities, and respond
quickly to emergency situations. Ability to use analytical and
critical thinking skills to effectively problem-solve.
Area of Talent: Allied Health & Technical
Organization: The Valley Hospital
Department: VH MRI
Status: Full Time (36+ hrs/week)
Schedule: Tuesday through Saturday, 12pm-8:30pm