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Senior CT Medical Imaging Technologist


Our Purpose: Why we do it

When you work with the Canterbury District Health Board, you're part of something very special. We plan, fund and deliver health services to the almost 600,000 people that live in the Canterbury region. Our primary goal is to put people at the heart of everything we do.

The Team: What we do

The Radiology Services at Canterbury DHB provides patient centered care across multiple sites. We are a hard-working team who use professional knowledge and skills to ensure the provision of quality patient-centered radiographic imaging services.

We currently have multiple (40hr per week), permanent, full-time opportunities.

Our busy tertiary hospital setting will offer you the challenge of performing a wide range of procedures involving acute, planned, inpatient, and outpatient workloads. You'll coordinate workloads and liaise with clinical and support staff.

The Role: Where you fit in

In this role, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Managing daily, weekly workload across multiple CT scanning platforms
  • Meeting patient needs within agreed triaged referral time frames
  • Assisting the CT Team Leader for the operation of the CT scanner and associated equipment

Your skills will include the following:

  • Being a team player with excellent communication, time management and organisational skills
  • The ability to use leadership skills to mentor fellow colleagues within the CT team
  • Previous experience in CT, preferably on multiple vendor platforms
  • NZ Registration as a Medical Imaging Technologist with the Medical Radiation Technologists Board is essential

You will work in a fast paced environment with a caring team. We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic and flexible person who is up for the challenge within our dynamic service in the Radiology services. You will be required to participate in a 24/7 rostered service including on call.

Our Culture: What matters to us

Ko nga tangata, te matua mahi

Putting people at the heart of all we do

Health is ultimately all about people. What's important around here is the way we care for and respect others, the responsibility taken for delivering outcomes, and going about our work with integrity.

Belonging Here: Becoming part of our story

Being part of the Canterbury District Health Board, you will enjoy a fantastic benefits scheme, the opportunity for flexible working arrangements and ongoing focus on your career development.

The Canterbury DHB believes that diversity and inclusion is key to ensure we deliver the best care for our diverse population. The Canterbury DHB is an inclusive and equal opportunity employer that welcomes and respects everyone.

If this role has sparked your interest but does not match your skills then please visit our careers website and have a look at our roles that better suit your expertise.

If you are interested in this role please apply directly on our career site here

Please note only applications submitted via our career site will be accepted.

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Scope of practice

  • Medical Imaging Technologist