Job Description

Job Title: Diagnostic Technologist Advanced
Job ID: 724580
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: Varied between 6 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Shift: Day Job
Facility:
Department: Radiology Diagnostic
Location: 201 State St, Erie PA 16550

Description

Grow with UPMC Imaging Services! Our new career ladder was created to help you grow professionally with opportunities to progress from both a technical and managerial standpoint!

Purpose:
Performs imaging procedures at an advanced level not requiring constant supervision. Competently performs a variety of advanced technical procedures that require independent judgment, ingenuity and initiative to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for diagnostic purposes.

Responsibilities:
  • Assists with the training of staff and student technologists.
  • Demonstrates competency of specialty equipment (O.R., Fluoro Procedures, etc.) and analyzes data promptly. 
  • Performs echocardiograms and lab draw functions if applicable.
  • Demonstrates the ability to function independently, and is able to cover off shifts, on-call responsibilities, and perform services at satellite facilities, where applicable, while continually communicating with lead and management team.
  • Monitors quality control activities and demonstrates advanced level of knowledge in Diagnostic Imaging by providing patient care as defined by the most up to day protocols and procedures.
  • Participates in standardization activities with system-level workgroups.
  • Performs all job responsibilities of Diagnostic Tech I.
  • Performs or assists Clinical Specialist in performing QA, regulatory testing, and other technical and research initiatives.
  • Works directly with Radiologists regarding protocol development.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an ARRT approved school of Radiologic Technology.  
  • 2 years Diagnostic experience required. 
  • Must have obtained a performance review rating of strong/solid/good on most recent performance review to be eligible for promotion.
  • Mammography experience preferred.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • ARRT certified in Radiography. 
  • CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
  • Act 31 Clearance
  • Act 33 Child Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance
  • American Registered Radiologic Technologists
  • Basic Life Support or Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
  • Registered Technologist Radiology/Mammography

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $19.39 to $27.09

Union Position: No

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