X-Ray Technologist

Employment Type



: Miscellaneous

Want to make competitive pay as an X-ray Technologist in the nice city of Palo Alto? Only one  opening available! Apply now!

About the Job
  • Contract: 14 wk
  • Shift: varied

  • Competitive pay
  • Great working location
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Refer-a-friend bonus
  • Weekly payroll
  • 24-hour accessibility
  • Personalized service
  • BLS Certification
  • ARRT Certification
  • CRT
  • Medical Imaging: 1 year experience
  • Xray tech: 3 years of experience
Under general supervision, performs various simple to complex radiographic and fluoroscopic procedures. Perform a variety of technical tasks involved in operating radiographic equipment and making radiographs of designated portions of the body. Duties include transferal of images, archiving and performing of appropriate imaging protocols which meet the department' s standards of quality. Works as an independent technologist and in a variety of diagnostic areas with knowledge of emergency and after hours procedures. May supervise technical and ancillary personnel in assigned work areas/shift in the absence of Lead Technologist and/or supervisor
The job duties listed are typical examples of work performed by positions in this job classification, and are not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, tasks, and responsibilities. Specific duties and responsibilities may vary depending on department or program needs without changing the general nature and scope of the job or level of responsibility. Employees may also perform other duties as assigned.
  • Acts as Lead or Supervisor in their absence by directing patient flow, assuring that resources are matched to the appropriate tasks, trouble shoot equipment difficulties and place service calls for repairs.
  • Assists the radiologist during procedures when needed
  • Ensures proper darkroom techniques to include ability to ascertain sub-optimal film processing, and equipment malfunction.
  • Follows established radiation safety guidelines ' ALARA' (as low as reasonably acceptable) in reference to time, distance and shielding
  • Operates a variety of imaging and fluoroscopic equipment in performing a variety of imaging examinations.
  • Utilizes proper body mechanics to ensure patient safety upon moving and/or transferring patients
  • Participates in orientation and training of assigned staff, students and residents.
  • Prepares patient for exam, i.e. identifying oneself, explaining procedures, confirming patient ID and checking correctness of the order
  • Prepares room and equipment. Troubleshoots equipment failures and reports problems to the appropriate individual

About Us

Power Personnel has been working with healthcare professionals like you since 1994. We are the experts in healthcare staffing in Northern California. That’ s why so many hospitals, clinics and healthcare facilities rely on us for filling critical positions. If you want competitive pay, excellent working conditions and a team that supports you, you need Power Personnel.

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