Job Description

Job Title: CT Technologist Specialist
Job ID: 80962627
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Hours: Vary 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Cancer Centers
Department: Conemaugh PET CT
Location: 337 Somerset Street, Johnstown PA 15901


UPMC Cancer Center is looking for an experienced casual CT Technologist.  Monday through Friday daylight hours with no weekends or holidays!

This position will serve our Johnstown and Indiana, PA office locations.


In addition to performing imaging procedures at an advanced level, provides technical expertise to multiple business units. Functions as a resource to staff to provide orientation, continuing education and protocol development.

  • Responsible for tech quality assurance program and the reviewing and updating of protocols alongside of or in place of the lead technologists. 
  • Assumes leadership role in training staff on new equipment
  • Assists with accreditation responsibilities.
  • Attends advanced training sessions and seminars in order to maintain industry standards in imaging techniques and disseminates information to imaging departmental leadership and as a part of new hire orientation.
  • Performs job responsibilities of CT Tech I & Advanced CT II Tech.
  • Leads training on new techniques and protocols for research studies and collaborates with radiologists and researchers where applicable to identify new techniques and problem solving resolutions.
  • Serves as a technical resource to technologists on a daily operational basis. 
  • Assists technologist with continuing education needs and participates as a peer delegate in staff annual performance reviews.
  • Creates and implements new training programs, where applicable, and assists with the startup of new offsite locations. 
  • Responsibilities for new locations include, but are not limited to, working on reporting systems, obtaining appropriate images and effectively communicating with attending physicians as well as co-workers and patients


  • Graduate of an ARRT approved school of Radiologic Technology or certified by a CNMT program. 
  • 3 years CT experience required. 
  • Must have obtained a performance review rating of strong/solid/good on most recent performance review to be eligible for promotion.
  • PET experience preferred.
  • Experience with ACR accreditation, billing and safety training preferred.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • ARRT registered CT Technologist
  • CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration componentwithin 30 days of hire
  • ARRT Certificate OR Nuclear Medicine Technologist Certification (NMTC)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Act 34

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

Salary Range: $24.99 to $43.25 / hour

Union Position: No

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