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The MR East Building and Center for Clinical Imaging Research (CCIR) Facilities at the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University are looking for an energetic and research-interested technologist with both MRI and nuclear medicine experience and certification to assist with MR coverage in both areas and PET imaging in the CCIR.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The position would require the performance of team multimodality research for multiple complex research studies involving novel radiopharmaceuticals and first-in-human imaging.
Responsibilities would include scan coordination, radiopharmaceutical injection, processing and archival of imaging data, maintenance of imaging records, and data transfer to various computer platforms and software programs.
The individual in all aspects would be responsible for adherence to HIPPA regulations.
The facility maintains a simultaneous PET-MRI system, a PET-CT system, two state-of-the art MRI scanners and a small metabolite laboratory.
The most desired candidate would have experience that would allow operation of all systems.
Currently we perform 197 research protocols for 90 principal investigators throughout Washington University and other academic institutions in Missouri.
The facility interfaces with the Washington University Cyclotron Facility.
Equivalent of Bachelors degree in science or related field; Certified with American Registry of Radiological Technologist (ARRTN) or equivalent (CNMT).
3 years relevant experience as a staff technologist; one year management experience.
Extensive knowledge of computers, medical imaging devices, i.e. PET imaging software and devices, knowledge of WU FIS system or equivalent combination of training and experience.
Bachelor’s degree, Certified Nuclear Medicine Technologist (CNMT), RT (MR).
Ability to demonstrate analytical reasoning and perform complex mathematical computations and think logically.
Offers made for this position are contingent upon the successful completion of all required pre-employment screens, including a criminal background check, hair sample drug screen, and verification of required professional licenses, registrations, or certifications.
Applicant Special Instructions:
Laboratory environment with exposure to strong magnetic fields, radiation, fumes, and odors.
Must possess finger and manual dexterity and lift 50 lbs. and carry up to 30 lbs.
Must possess visual acuity, depth perception and color vision to perform laboratory operations.
This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week. Hours will vary, with expectation that some days will start and end later than others (ie: 10:00AM – 6:00 PM).
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Radiology - Nuclear Medicine & MR. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Internal Applicant Instruction:
This position is grade C12.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
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