Lead Radiation Therapy TechnologistJob ID 85742 Date posted 01/27/2018
- Facility: Sharp Chula Vista Medical Ctr
- City: Chula Vista
- Department: Linear Accelerator
- Category: Radiation Therapy Jobs
- Job Status: Full-Time
- Shift: Day Job
- FTE: 1.0
- Shift Start: Variable
- Shift End Time: Variable
This position is located in Chula Vista, CA, San Diego County
8 hour shifts; full-time position to work variable day shift hours between 7:00 am and 5:30 pm; weekends as needed to include holidays.
Required Skills and Qualifications
- ARRT in Radiation Therapy
- CRT (CA Radiologic Technologist)
- Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
- Three or more year’s recent experience in Radiation Therapy
- One or more years of demonstrated leadership experience in Radiation Therapy
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- Bilingual (English/Spanish)
- Experience with Varian TrueBeam, Truebeam sTx+Aria
The Lead Radiation Therapy Technologist will supervise the radiation therapy team to ensure proper coverage on machines, monitor work flow, complete employee competencies, payroll and evaluations. This position is working Lead Radiation Therapist; will perform 80% clinical and 20% administrative functions.
Sharp Chula Vista Barnhart Cancer Center offers a "state of the art" treatment facility. The technology encompasses an "all Varian" platform: Two True Beam accelerators, SRS, SBRT, IGRT, IMRT, Rapid Arc, Respiratory Gating, Brain Lab, ExacTrac, Aria, Eclipse, Varisource, GE Big Bore CT – Simulator all paperless and wireless environment. Our technology is complimented by beautiful and serene gardens, waterfalls, fireplaces and a healing environment that this comprehensive center offers to our employees, patients and family members alike in line with the PlaneTree model. Our professional staff consists of Board Certified professionals including: 2 MD’s, 2.5 Physicists, 2 CMDs, 2 RN’s, 1 patient navigator, 4.5 Radiation Therapists, as well as front office and patient support service staff.
As the leading provider of health care services in the South Bay, Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center is a 343 bed facility that delivers high-quality care designed to meet the needs of the community. Home to the region’s most comprehensive heart program, it also has the area’s only radiation oncology center and certified community hospital cancer program. The hospital has San Diego County’s only comprehensive Bloodless Medicine and Surgery Center, which serves patients who wish to avoid blood transfusions for personal or religious reasons.
Sharp Chula Vista recently more than doubled the size of its Emergency Department and opened the new Douglas and Nancy Barnhart Cancer Center, a unique healing environment with the most advanced medical technology available for cancer treatment.
Essential Physical Requirements may include
- Twisting (trunk)
- Twisting (neck)
- Bending (waist)
- Gripping/GraspingFine Manipulation / Pinching
- Reaching below shoulder level
- Bed mobilization (scooting / rolling)
- Lateral transfers (bed to gurney)
- Bed to chair/wheelchair/commode transfer
- Lifting up to 25 pounds
- Push/Pull over 100 pounds
- Carrying up to 25 pounds
Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
Keywords: Lead Radiation Therapy Technologist, Radiation Therapy Tech