Olympia Orthopaedic Associates

X-Ray Technologist

  • Olympia Orthopaedic Associates
  • Olympia, WA 98502
  • 14 days ago

Job Description

X-Ray Technologist – Olympia Orthopaedic Associates

Location: Olympia, WA

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $31.12 -$40 per hour

(Pay is determined based on years of experience)

-Must Provide a COVID-19 Vaccination Record-

Olympia Orthopaedics is a drug-free, alcohol-free, and smoke-free workplace.

If offered employment, passage of background screen and pre-employment drug screen is required.

Please note nicotine levels are included in testing.

X-Ray Technologist Job Duties:

· Prepares patients for radiologic procedures.

Protects patient, self, and other staff from radiation hazards.

Takes X-rays following established procedures for patient care and safety, which involves setting up and operating radiographic equipment used in the medical diagnosis and/or treatment of patients and includes implementing infection control procedures for the work area.

Selects proper ionizing factors for radiological diagnosis.

Adjusts/sets radiographic controls.

Positions patients and takes X-rays of specific parts of the patient’s body as requested by physicians.

Checks X-rays for clarity of image, retaking when needed.

· Maintains required records including patient records, daily log books, and monthly reports.

Performs quantity and quality control checks to assure X-ray unit meets standards required by laws, rules, and departmental policies.

Complies with safety standards.

· Cleans, maintains, and makes minor adjustments to radiographic equipment, including determining equipment repairs.

· Maintains radiographic supplies and orders as necessary.

· Requests outside images for upcoming appointments.

Ensures images are available for surgery at outside facility, if necessary.

· Other duties as assigned.

X-Ray Technologist Job Requirements:

· Associate’s degree in radiological technology from accredited X-ray technician program.

· One to three years of experience as X-ray technologist, preferably in orthopedic medical practice environment.

· American Registry of Radiologic Technologist registration required.

X-Ray Technologist Physical Demands:

Standing six to eight hours per day, walking, stooping,and bending.

Requires ability to move equipment and transfer patients.

Occasional stress when working with anxious patients.

For a complete X-Ray Technologist job description, please visit: https://olyortho.com/career-opportunities/

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $31.19 - $40.00 per hour

Benefits:

401(k)

401(k) matching

Dental insurance

Disability insurance

Health insurance

Life insurance

Paid time off

Referral program

Vision insurance

Medical specialties:

Radiology

Schedule:

10 hour shift

8 hour shift

Day shift

Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

Olympia, WA 98502: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

License/Certification:

WA State Radiologic Technologist Certification (Required)

Work Location: One location

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