MAMMOGRAPHY TECHNOLOGIST - RADIOLOGY - Position #2018-465
- Date Posted:
- Full Time
- OPEN UNTIL FILLED - Redlands Monday - Friday 8:00a.m. - 4:30p.m.
The Mammography Technologist positions patients to
ensure that the best images of breast tissue are achieved. The Technologist is responsible for adjusting
settings depending on the density of breast tissue and concentrates on areas
that have an abnormal appearance. The
Technologist must comfort and reassure patients in an effort to make them feel
comfortable during what can be an uncomfortable procedure. This job requires
hands-on positioning and can be physically demanding at times. Keeping
radiation exposure to a minimum while still getting adequate views of tissue is
also an integral part of the Mammography Technologist's job.
Successful completion of a training program in
Radiologic Technology and successful completion of Mammography training. No
experience required. Two years of experience in Diagnostic Radiology and one
year of experience in Mammography preferred. CRT certification with the
State of California Department of Public Health/Radiologic Health Branch for
Radiography Fluoroscopy, and Mammography Certifications, ARRT (R)(M), BLS
certification (American Heart Association). Must have the ability to operate
all imaging and processing equipment using proper technique and demonstrate the
ability to operate and train staff on all equipment.
Applications must be complete and demonstrate that the
minimum qualifications are met. Resumes may be attached to completed
application form as supplemental information, but will not be accepted in lieu
of an official application form. Applications will be screened and the most
qualified candidates who best match the needs of the position will be invited
to compete further in the recruitment process. Due to the large
volume of applications received, we are unable to track for individual
applications or discuss the application process.