University of Florida
Certified Radiologic Technologist
Conduct research videofluoroscopic swallowing exams using a Philips BV Endura C-Arm and TIMS DICOM interfaced for funded Aerodigestive Research Core lab studies in the laboratory and inpatient setting. Job duties include but are not limited to: prepare and set up fluoroscopy room, prepare bolus stimulus tray, mix barium consistencies in accordance with the International Dysphagia Diet Standardization Initiative definitions, and Flow Test. Position videofluoroscopy equipment and adjust controls to set exposure factors, such as time and distance. Use beam-restrictive devices and patient-shielding techniques to minimize radiation exposure to research participant and employees. Position research participant, set up, and adjust equipment to obtain optimum view of the swallowing mechanism. Process exposed radiographs using film processors or computer generated methods. Explain procedures to research participants to reduce anxieties and obtain cooperation. Responsible for saving and coding procedures to the Aerodigestive Research Core lab server.
$25.00 to $26.34 per hour, negotiable based on skills and experience
Certification as a general radiographer in accordance with Chapter 468, Florida Statutes. Licensed in accordance with Chapter 468.304, Florida Statutes.
|Special Instructions to Applicants:||
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and list of references with application.
This is a time-limited position. The FTE is 1.0 (40 hours per week).
Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.
The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information, and veteran status in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training.
This position is eligible for veteran’s preference. If you are claiming veteran’s preference, please upload a copy of your DD 214 Member Copy with your application for consideration.
|Health Assessment Required:||Yes|
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