Radiation Dosimetrist

UNC Health Johnston
Published
May 30, 2024
Location
Smithfield
Category
Job Type
Base Salary
$49.75 - $71.50 per hour (Hiring Range)
Job Hours
Full-time days

Description

Summary:
Performs computerized treatment planning for patients undergoing external beam, high-dose-rate, and low-dose-rate brachytherapy treatments in coordination with radiation oncologists.

Hours: M-F 8-5; hybrid position with expectation of 2-3 days per week in clinic and the other days remote. 

Responsibilities:
1. Fabricates treatment aids
2. Measures patient doses using thermoluminescent dosimetry methods and materials.
3. Perform QA on dosimetry procedures according to standard procedures
4. Provide dosimetry instruction for radiation therapy students and residents.
5. Provide technical and administrative support for brachytherapy procedures, including but not limited to, source receipt, preparation, and disposal.
6. Uses computerized treatment planning system to prepare radiation treatment plans modifies treatment plans as needed to accommodate unforeseen limitations and/or changes that may occur during the course of treatment. Interfaces with the appropriate medical staff on planning approach and data gathering

Education Requirements:
● Bachelor’s degree in a scientific technical field (i.e. Radiation Therapy Technology, Physics, Math) or graduation from a school of Medical Dosimetry or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Licensure/Certification Requirements:
● Certified by Medical Dosimetry Certification Board (MDCB) and credentialed as Certified Medical Dosimetrist (CMD), OR Board eligible by MDCB (certification must be completed within one year of eligibility)
Professional Experience Requirements:
● If graduation from Medical Dosimetry school: No prior experience required.
● If a Bachelor's degree: One (1) year of health care experience.
● If Associate's degree, must be a registered radiation therapist and four (4) years of experience in medical dosimetry working under the supervision of a Certified medical dosimetrist or medical physicist.
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:

 

Job Details

Legal Employer: NCHEALTH

Entity: Johnston Health

Organization Unit: Rex SRO

Work Type: Full Time

Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00

 

 

Salary Range: $49.75 - $71.50 per hour (Hiring Range)

Pay offers are determined by experience and internal equity

Work Assignment Type: Hybrid

Work Schedule: Day Job

Location of Job: US:NC:Smithfield

Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: Yes

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