Medical X-Ray Lab Specialist

State of Utah

Job Description




The Utah Department of Corrections (UDC) is looking for a Part-Time Licensed X-Ray Technologist to conduct x-ray procedures on inmates at the Utah State Prison in Draper, Utah.

The X-Ray Technologist recommends and maintains procedures, equipment and supplies for the x-ray and monitors their use. Has a commitment to teamwork, customer service, and the patient experience.

A X-Ray Technologist will be responsible for:Processing paperwork.
Maintaining and operate imaging equipment.
Setting up x-rays for examination.
Following precise instructions about the areas needing imaging to obtain a quality image.
Analyzing and interpret images alongside physicians.
Scheduling patient x-ray exams.
Maintaining accurate records and logs.
Ideal Candidate:Possess Associates degree or higher from an accredited program.
Passed ARRT exam.
Licensed in the State of Utah as a Radiological Technologist.
The ideal candidates will have a solid understanding of principles, theories, and practices of medicine. The ability to work independently and an understanding of interactions and adverse reactions to drugs, medications and their dosage.

What’s in it for you?

We seek out only the best – the best skills, the best attitudes – and expect the best results from our employees. In return, we will not only offer a highly competitive compensation, but the training, development, and support to make our employees a success in their career with us.
Additional information about the Utah Department of Corrections please go to this link.

Example of Duties

Sets up x-rays for examination, takes x-rays of patients, and records results.

Typical Qualifications
(includes knowledge, skills, and abilities required upon entry into position and trainable after entry into position)

Deal with people in a manner which shows sensitivity, tact, and professionalism.
Control or direct the operation of a program or function.
Speak clearly, concisely and effectively; listen to, and understand, information and ideas as presented verbally.
Use logic to analyze or identify underlying principles, reasons, or facts associated with information or data to draw conclusions.
Perform medical procedures.
Medical terminology.
Principles, theories, and practices of radiology.
Principles, theories, and practices of radiography.
Organize information in a clear and concise manner.
Maintain confidentiality.

Supplemental Information

NOTE: Department of Human Resource Management rules regarding promotions and transfers apply to current state employees.
Current UDC employees hourly rate will be subjected to the Career Ladder.
Only qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview.
Hiring officials may identify additional related skills and requirements as preferences for this position.
Licensed as a Radiological Technologist.
Risks found in potentially dangerous or unusual environmental stress situations,
The work rmay require strenuous physical exertion such as frequent climbing, lifting heavy objects over 50 pounds, defending oneself and/or others.

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