Job Description

Job Title: Medical Physicist
Job ID: 170001HK
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day
Facility:
Department: ONCOL RO Physicists
Location: 5150 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15232

Description

UPCI Cancer Services seeks multiple Medical Physicists for its Pittsburgh, PA offices and various unanticipated locations at hospitals and medical centers throughout the state of Pennsylvania to conduct and assist in all aspects of Radiation Oncology physics including commissioning of all radiotherapy equipment and providing clinical support; and responsible for performing regular quality assurance (QA) testing and dosimetry calibration of all radiation therapy equipment, implementation of 3D CT and 4D CT treatment planning and delivery, motion management, experience with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT), dosimetry and clinical implementation of intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and image guided radiotherapy, and various types of brachytherapy procedures. 
 
Job Responsibilities: (please list specific job responsibilities)
 
-Conduct and assist in all aspects of Radiation Oncology physics including commissioning of all radiotherapy equipment and providing clinical support; and
-Responsible for performing regular quality assurance (QA) testing and dosimetry calibration of all radiation therapy equipment, implementation of 3D CT and 4D CT treatment planning and delivery, motion management, experience with stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT), dosimetry and clinical implementation of intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) and image guided radiotherapy, and various types of brachytherapy procedures.
 
 

Qualifications

Primary Requirements:  Must have a PhD degree or foreign equivalent in Medical Physics or a related field plus completion of a two-year residency from an accredited program in Medical Physics.
 
-Secondary Requirements:  Alternatively, must have a Master’s degree or foreign equivalent in Medical Physics or a related field, a minimum of two years of experience as a Medical Physicist in an academic Radiation Oncology Department, and completion of a two-year residency from an accredited program in Medical Physics.

Union Position: No

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