Requisition ID: 42515
Location: Presence Resurrection Med
7435 West Talcott, Chicago, IL 60631 United States (US)
Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
Employment Status: Full-time
Employment Type: Regular
The Dosimetrist provides Radiation Dosimetry for patients through treatment planning, assisting with machine calibrations and equipment quality control as directed. Assists the Radiation Physicist/Radiation Safety Officer in the performance of measurements required for the radiation sources, in the set up and quality control of the treatment planning computer system, and in the management of radiation safety in the hospital and/or medical center.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Knowledge of Radiation principles and procedures as well as operation and maintenance of equipment as normally acquired through completion of two years post high school training in an approved School of Radiation Therapy Technology or Medical Dosimetry Program required. Minimum two years of experience as a Registered Radiation Therapist, with simulation responsibilities.
Minimum of two years of experience as Medical Radiation Dosimetrist preferred.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office software.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Current Illinois license practice Radiation Therapy and CPR certification is required.
American Association of Medical Dosimetrists (AAMD) certification preferred.
Business Unit: Presence Resurrection Med Cntr
EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability