NiteLines is currently looking to fill potential Mammography Technologist position in the St. Louis area.
LOCATION: VAMC - John Cochran Barracks, 915 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63106
SHIFTS: (PRN) Monday – Friday; 6:30 am - 3:00 pm or 7:00 am - 3:30 pm
QUALIFICATIONS: (proof of Qualification must be submitted with resume to be considered)
- US Citizen or Legal Resident
- Shall be a graduate of an accredited Joint Review Committee on Education of Radiologic Technologists (JRCERT) program
- Mammography technologist shall be accredited in Mammography by the ARRT(M),
- Licensed by the State of MO for Mammography,
- Have a minimum of two (2) years of work experience. Student internship and training time spent in a radiology setting does not count toward the two (2) years of experience.
- Shall have a minimum of one (1) year of work experience in the specialized modality and be able to work with minimal or no supervision.
- Possession of a Fluoroscopy Permit is preferred, but not required
- Hold a current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
- Shall have experience with all radiographic fluoroscopy, surgery procedures, as well as portable and routine general diagnostic exams.
- Shall have experience with Picture Archiving Communication System (PACS), Agfa PACS is preferred but not required as training can be provided.
GENERAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Fully competent to operate Siemens Mammomat Novation DR or similar type of equipment.
- Mammography Technologists shall perform a variety of radiology mammography examinations, from screening mammograms to very difficult diagnostic and magnification views and needle localizations.
- Shall continuously monitors and documents the performance of the imaging equipment dedicated to mammography.
- Perform extensive quality control tests at defined daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly and yearly intervals as required by the American College of Radiology (ACR) and as determined at each individual facility to assure test accuracy and deviation correction.
- Quality control testing may also occur when problems are suspected and after service or preventative maintenance.