Avosys Technology Inc

Computed Tomography Technician

Job Locations US-TX-Wichita Falls
ID
2021-1262
Category
Healthcare - Technical
Type
Full-Time

Overview

Avosys is a growing integrator of professional, technological and management solutions services. Founded in 1998, Avosys provides services nationwide to Federal, Commercial, Local and State clients. We recognize the foundation of our firm is our people and we continue to rise above our competition by hiring the best.

 

Is it your calling to serve our Nation’s Heroes? Avosys is seeking an Computed Tomography Technician to provide services to the military and their families.

  • Maximize family time with no weekend, Holiday, or on-call requirements
  • Maintain work-life balance with guaranteed 8-hour shifts
  • Take advantage of our competitive, comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, short-term disability, long-term disability & 401(k)

Responsibilities

  • Receive patients and explain procedures, providing humane and appropriate care and communicate to alleviate fear of examination. Perform daily warm up and assigned quality control checks of the CT scanner.
  • Operate CT scanner and auto injector
  • Receive and interpret requests or instruction for CT scans. Perform daily warm up and assigned quality control checks of the CT scanner. 
  • Perform a full range of CT examinations including but not limited to; contrast and Non-contrast, angiography, 2/3D reconstruction head, neck, chest, abdomen, pelvis and extremities.
  • Performs numerous complex CT examinations on all anatomical areas for neonatal, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients. Assists radiologists and/or other physicians in performing invasive diagnostic techniques such as biopsies, aspirations, radiation therapy and interventional procedures.
  • Identify abnormalities during testing and determine need for additional scans of affected area. Notify physician of significant scans requiring immediate attention.
  • Maintain and clean CT equipment on a regular basis in accordance with Radiology department standards. Stock and maintain an adequate level of supplies required to perform CT examinations.  Recommend necessary monthly repairs when diagnostic quality is degraded.
  • Make minor adjustments to equipment. Differentiate artifacts from normal or pathological processes and recognize electronic equipment limitations.  Program the examination equipment.  Set up the machine and scanning techniques to be employed.  Perform all CT examinations according to department protocols.
  • Recognize the need for and institute the necessary emergency measures for situations where a person requires resuscitation procedures due to cardiac or respiratory arrest. Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Must participate in ongoing education that includes annual training on radiation dose reduction techniques, Image Gently, and Image Wisely.

Qualifications

  • Graduation from an accredited radiologic technologist course.
  • Have a minimum of one (1) year of experience within the last three (3) years, as a Computed Tomography technician.

License - Certifications

  • BLS certification
  • Registered and certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) (R).

Other Information

Industry: Defense

US Citizenship Required: Yes

Background Check: Required

Current Clearance Level Required: None

Telework: No

Travel: No

 

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.  If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this on-line application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact (210) 888-0775 or Jobs@Avosys.com for assistance.

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