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University of Washington RADIOLOGY TECHNOLOGIST LEAD (FULL-TIME, DAYS) in Seattle, Washington

Req #: 201879


Posting Date: 01/13/2022

Closing Info: Open Until Filled

Salary: $7,121 - $11,708 per month

Limited Recruitment: Open to UW Employees only

Shift: First Shift

A higher degree of healthcare. All across UW Medicine, our employees collaborate to perform the highest quality work with integrity and compassion and to create a respectful, welcoming environment where every patient, family, student and colleague is valued and honored. UW Medicine’s mission is to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge, providing outstanding primary and specialty care to the people of the region, and preparing tomorrow’s physicians, scientists and other health professionals. Become part of our team ( , and join our mission to make life healthier for everyone in our community. Join our award-winning team at UW Medical Center - Montlake. Among the top medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report "America's Best Hospitals", UW Medical Center - Montlake prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UW Medical Center - Montlake has again earned U.S. News & World Report’s No. 1 hospital ranking in Washington State and in the Seattle metropolitan area. It is the seventh consecutive year that UW Medical Center - Montlake has achieved both distinctions. Excellence. Exploration. Education. ( Become part of our team, and join our mission to make life healthier for everyone in our community. UW MEDICAL CENTER, ROOSEVELT - RADIOLOGY has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time, day shift, RADIOLOGY TECHNOLOGIST LEAD. This person perform examinations and procedures in relevant specialty areas such as radiology, cardiac catheterization, angiography, computed imaging, and/or magnetic resonance imaging to perform a variety of invasive and/or non-invasive diagnostic interventional examinations. Participate in training medical residents, fellows, students and staff. RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Regularly assign, instruct and check the work of others. Under general direction, perform complex diagnostic and/or interventional examinations in a diagnostic imaging area and assist in coordinating the operation of imaging laboratory(s).

  • Regularly assign, instruct and check the work of Imaging Technologists; provide input to the supervisor and/or manager on employee performance;

  • Participate in the instruction of medical residents, fellows and students in clinical application techniques of diagnostic imaging examinations;

  • Perform quality control tests; adjust and perform minor maintenance on equipment; review and report the daily operational status of equipment, initiate repair service calls, and document malfunctions;

  • Assist with the completion of procedure charge documents; participate in inservices;

  • Schedule procedures and/or examinations;

  • Respond to physician phone calls for patient admissions; respond to nursing unit inquiries regarding bed status for admissions of patients; attend charge nurse meetings to assess bed availability as needed;

  • Assist with solving daily issues, such as equipment problems, staff assignments, and physician questions;

  • Participate in the interview process for new staff; participate in new employee orientation and training;

  • Assist in evaluating new products, equipment, and techniques;

  • Perform work of imaging technologists;

  • Perform related duties as required. REQUIREMENTS: Satisfactory completion of formal radiologic technology training program in an AMA approved school; registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) And one year of experience in applicable modality OR A minimum of 6 months of technical experience in the applicable modality AND previous leadership experience OR equivalent education/experience. LEGAL REQUIREMENTS: Certified by the State of Washington as a Radiologic Technologist. For leads in mammography, certified by ARRT as a Mammography Technologist. As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here. ( UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest.

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.