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Imaging Technologist

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Position Information

Position Information

Working Title: Imaging Technologist
Role Title: Health Care Technologist II
Posting Number: SW0170292
About Virginia Tech:

Virginia Tech is a public land-grant university, committed to teaching and learning, research, and outreach to the Commonwealth of Virginia, the nation, and the world. Building on its motto of Ut Prosim (that I may serve), Virginia Tech is dedicated to InclusiveVT—serving in the spirit of community, diversity, and excellence. We seek candidates who adopt and practice the Principles of Community, which are fundamental to our on-going efforts to increase access and inclusion, and to create a community that nurtures learning and growth for all of its members. Virginia Tech actively seeks a broad spectrum of candidates to join our community in preparing leaders for the world.

Position Summary:

The Veterinary Teaching Hospital (VTH) of the Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Imaging Technologist. This position performs routine and complex procedures in Diagnostic Imaging to produce high quality images of anatomical structures for interpretation by the Radiologist, adheres to and enforces mandatory radiation safety measures in all areas, participates in equipment maintenance program, and reviews and evaluates radiographic, CT and MRI images to determine if satisfactory for diagnostic purposes. Other responsibilities include instructing senior veterinary students in radiation safety, correct imaging positioning and technique, and performing related clerical duties. Required to work variable schedule and take after-hours call.

Required Qualifications:

Successful candidate must be ARRT board certified (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists) radiologic technologist, licensed (or eligible) by Commonwealth of Virginia or Licensed Veterinary Technician (LVT); previous experience and working knowledge of diagnostic radiography; experience working with veterinary patients; previous experience and working knowledge of biomedical imaging equipment; ability to readily learn new procedures and must be adaptable and flexible; must have strong communication and interpersonal skills necessary to interact effectively with co-workers, students, faculty and patients. Rabies prophylaxis will be required (provided by employer). Must be able to safely move and handle up to 50 lbs.

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous experience and working knowledge of CT, MRI, and nuclear imaging. Experience working with, handling and restraining various species of large animals.

Employment Conditions: Must have a criminal background check, Emergency Personnel - health & safety related, Other (Describe Below)
Must have a conviction check: Yes
Describe Other:

Must be available for on-call emergency duties and required to report to work on authorized and emergency closings and holidays/weekends. Virginia LVT or eligible required.

Employment Comments:
How to Apply for this Job:

For a full description of the position, the requirements, and to apply, please go to www.jobs.vt.edu. To be considered, applicants MUST apply on-line to posting # SW0170292, by the close date of May 18, 2017. If you have any questions please call our HR Service Center @ 540-231-9331 or email HRServiceCenter@vt.edu.

Employee Category: Hourly Wage Staff, limited to 1500 hrs/year
Appointment Type: Temp, non-salaried wage
If restricted or temporary, enter end date:
FLSA Status: Non-exempt: Eligible for overtime
Academic Year or Calendar Year: Calendar Year
Percent Employment: Part-time
If part time, enter Percent Time: 75
Pay Band: 4
Pay Range: Commensurate with experience
Department: Vet. Medicine Teaching Hospital
Work Location: Blacksburg
Location, if not Blacksburg:
Location Zip Code: 24060
Work Schedule: 10AM to 4PM M-F with some on call required
Posting Date: 04/12/2017
Review Begin Date: 05/25/2017
Job Close Date: 06/15/2017
Restricted to university employees only? No
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Statement:

Virginia Tech does not discriminate against employees, students, or applicants on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, or veteran status; or otherwise discriminate against employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees, or applicants; or any other basis protected by law.

For inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies, contact the executive director for Equity and Access at 540-231-2010 or Virginia Tech, North End Center, Suite 2300 (0318), 300 Turner St. NW, Blacksburg, VA 24061.

Reasonable Accommodation Statement:

If you are an individual with a disability and desire accommodation please contact the hiring department.

Quick Link: http://listings.jobs.vt.edu/postings/75410

Supplemental Questions

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Required Documents

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Optional Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
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