Radiology Technician, Part-Time, Per Diem

Short Hills Surgery Center, located in Millburn, N.J. is seeking a Certified Radiology Technician to join our exceptional healthcare team. SHSC is a fast-paced, AAAHC-Certified state of the art facility. Our multi-specialty same-day surgery center has all the accreditations of a traditional hospital, but we set a higher standard for physician and nursing care. The result: our high patient satisfaction scores and low infection rates. Our 25,000-square-foot facility features six major operating rooms, two minor surgery rooms, and 24 recovery beds, including four private rooms, all within an upscale, comfortable atmosphere.

Part-Time and Per Diem positions are available.  A minimum of two years relevant experience and current BLS is required.  Ambulatory surgery experience is preferred. Hours of operation are 6:00am to 6:00pm Monday – Friday.

Essential functions include:

  • Reviews schedule at the start of the day and prioritizes individual room needs.
  • Damp dusts all Radiology Equipment and cleans x-ray gowns.
  • Ensures appropriate supplies and equipment are ready and available for scheduled procedures
  • Ensures equipment is in proper working condition prior to patient being brought into the OR.
  1. Determines exposure factors to obtain optimum imaging for individual patients
  2. Sets up x-ray equipment according to side/body part.
  3. Practices radiation protection for patients and assures radiation safety for staff
  4. Positions patient on the OR table for proper angle/rotation of C-arm to obtain proper view
  5. Processes fluoroscopy images   
  • Demonstrates knowledge of radiology procedure regarding paperwork/form
  • Demonstrates correct use of the OR table, Pain table, Jackson table. 
  • Assures that all necessary positioning devices are in the OR prior to the start of the procedure.
  • Assumes responsibility for managing appropriate supplies and equipment in room for scheduled surgical procedure
  • Coordinates with Material Manager to maintain high standards and quality in the materials used.
  • Terminally clean radiology equipment at end of day.

 Other duties may include:

  • Attends mandatory in house education programs/in-services, staff meetings on Emergency Plans/Procedures, Infection Control, Universal Precautions, Patient Rights, Child and Elder Abuse.
  • Maintains QA for Radiology Department: daily warm-up and inspection, phantom images and quarterly QA testing/logs
  • Radiation Safety Officer: communicates/distributes all NJ DEP and related regulations pertaining to radiation safety and imaging equipment operation to employees
  • Reviews/distributes/collects radiation monitoring devices monthly to all personnel.
  • Reviews radiation monitoring reports and distributing monthly to all personnel.
  • Investigates any radiation exposures that are out of limits for monthly, quarterly, or yearly time periods.
  • Identifies potentially hazardous issues related to radiation safety.
  • Provides training as needed to new employees.

Qualifications:  

Must be a high school graduate or equivalent and possess a current Radiology Technician Certification.

We offer competitive compensation and a friendly, dynamic work environment where employees are empowered to contribute to their own and company enrichment initiatives.

A competitive Health and Wellness Benefit Plan is available for the eligible candidate. Only candidates meeting eligibility requirements will be contacted.

To apply:

I If you are interested in applying for a position at Short Hills Surgery Center, please send your resume for consideration to Claudette Fox at CFox@shorthillssc.com.

We are an equal opportunity employer.