Job vacancy

Imaging Technician

We are looking for someone to assist with the overall running of the Imaging department and to carry out modality specific imaging procedures

Apply by:

31 January 2021

Department:

Imaging

Type:

full time

As part of our structured growth plan we are now seeking an Imaging Technician to join our passionate, friendly and supportive team.

Main roles and Responsibilities

  • Provide support to the nurse/senior nurse manager in the running of the clinical floor.
  • Carry out modality specific imaging procedures (operating CT, x-ray +/- MRI machines) to best practice standards after appropriate training.
  • Cleaning and turning around clinical rooms between examinations and helping with efficient throughput of patients.
  • Assisting nurses or interns to restrain patients for ultrasound examinations.
  • Assisting the radiologists in the processing of biopsies and other laboratory samples, and assisting with drainage procedures (after appropriate training)
  • Together with other support staff help with the maintenance and servicing schedule of imaging equipment
  • Ordering and restocking consumables and equipment
  • Maintaining clinical standards
  • Liaising with nursing and anaesthesia teams as well as members of the imaging department

Skills

Competencies

High level of interpersonal skills

Emotionally Intelligent with high level of self-awareness and resilience

Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritise workload

High attention to detail, accuracy and ability to follow through on tasks; starter-finisher

Ability to multi-task

A positive attitude and the ability to work efficiently in a fast-paced environment while maintaining high quality of work

Ability to problem solve

Adaptable in fast paced, ever-changing environment

Ability to work without supervision & as part of a team

Collaborative team-working

Experience of working with in a high pressure clinical area

Customer service

We are looking for a proactive, enthusiastic and approachable person who is a great team player but is also able to use their own initiative and self-motivate. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to multi-task with a flexible approach to working are a must.

For the right person we will provide:

  • Competitive salary, commensurate with experience
  • CPD days, allowance and RCVS & BVNA fees paid
  • Extensive anaesthesia training from some of the most prestigious ECVAA Specialists in the country
  • Regular, free, in-house CPD from our world renowned specialists
  • A strong focus on employee wellbeing and mental health, including regular sessions with industry-specific resilience, stress management and performance coaches
  • A wide range of employee benefits, including private healthcare contribution, monthly wellbeing allowance and twice weekly fresh fruit deliveries
  • A nurturing, friendly and supportive working environment

If this sounds like the place for you, please apply by emailing your CV & cover letter to careers@hamiltonspecialists.vet