This position is responsible for Mammography exams, interventional procedures and provides data input into the Mammography Data Base (MQSA). Work routines are guided by established procedures and protocols; quality of work performed is approved or reviewed by the Lead mammography technologist, quality control technologist, Supervisor or appropriate radiologist. The incumbent operates various types of Mammography equipment to provide diagnostic images for interpretation by a radiologist. The individual will maintain and operate equipment according to manufacturers' operation manual.
The individual will comply and adhere to department protocols, UCDHS Policies and Procedures, Department of Radiology Policies and Procedures and other applicable workrules and regulations. The technologist must act with initiative and responsibility to achieve maximum radiographic quality. All duties and responsibilities will be performed calmly in stressful situations and interact with radiologists, clinicians and peers in a cooperative, harmonious manner for maximum effectiveness. Incumbent must be able to satisfactorily perform all job functions deemed by the Department of Radiology.
This position may perform duties in the Main Hospital, Ambulatory Care Center and/or satellite facilities throughout UCD's Primary Clinic Network as necessary.
Apply By December 11, 2023
(December 11, 2023, at 11:59pm);
Certified Radiologic Technologist (CRT)
Valid CRT (M) CA Mammography State Certificate
ARRT Mammography Certificate
American Heart Association (AHA) CPR required.
Applicant must be up to date on State requirements for Mammography Performance.
Digital 8 hour 2D and 3D certificate
Good general understanding of basic Mammography imaging, and knowledge of Radiology equipment, supplies, and drugs.
Capably demonstrates the knowledge and ability to operate radiographic and auxiliary equipment to produce a quality product. Must be able to adapt to new programs and equipment upgrades as radiological field advances.
Ability to perform CPR when needed.
Physical ability to capably perform all functions of a mammography technologist.
Skill to organize workload by priority to produce a sufficient volume of work in a timely manner.
Demonstrates responsibility and dependability, i.e., (but not limited to): attendance, punctuality, positive attitude, initiation of duties not specifically stated (linen, supplies, cleanliness of work area), maintenance/upkeep of equipment, etc.
The Department of Radiology is a 24-hour, seven day a week operation providing Imaging Services for adult and pediatric inpatients and outpatients.
Salary or Pay Range: $51.74 - $66.90
Salary Frequency: Hourly
Salary Grade: 225
Payroll Title: MAMMOGRAPHY TCHNO
Number of Positions: 1
Appointment Type: Career
Percentage of Time: 100%
Shift Hours: 08 Hours
Location: Davis, May go to Ellison Ambulatory Care Center from time to time
Union Representation: Yes
Benefits Eligible: Yes
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Must be able to work variable hours, alternate shifts, and occasional overtime to provide coverage as needed for sick leave, staffing shortages, etc.
Must be flexible with possible daily/weekly schedule changes based on patient back logs and radiologist requests.
Must be able to rotate on-call for evening, weekend, and holiday coverage per departmental staffing guidelines.
Must adhere and support the tobacco free environment.
Must adhere to all policies and procedures. No eating allowed in work area. Must keep work area clean and free of debris.
Must comply with annual TB test and CPR per Joint Commission regulations.
Excellent attendance and punctuality required.
This position is a critical position and subject to a background check and drug screen. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background investigation including criminal history, identity checks and drug screen.
As a condition of employment, you will be required to comply with the University of California Policy on Vaccination Programs, as may be amended or revised from time to time. Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.
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