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Dosimetrist - Radiation Oncology - Proton

Job ID 184410BR Date posted 07/05/2022
  • Rochester, Minnesota
  • Full Time
  • Radiation Oncology
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Position description
The Medical Dosimetrist strives to develop and produce radiation oncology treatment plans per physician prescription. A Medical Dosimetrist works diligently with the Radiation Oncologist utilizing all available computerized and/or manual treatment planning tools, and researches patients' needs and develops the best treatment plans for the their patients. Medical Dosimetrists perform all related radiation dosimetry functions that include treatment consultation and imaging. As assigned by the supervisor, Medical Dosimetrists participate in departmental meetings, assist in the teaching of medical residents, physics residents and therapy students. Participates on special task groups as directed. Medical Dosimetrists perform all related radiation dosimetry functions that include but are not limited to treatment consultation, imaging, fusions, contouring, three dimensional planning, IMRT, VMAT, SBRT, proton planning and emergency treatment planning.

Applicants for the Medical Dosimetry position must hold CMD Certification through the Medical Dosimetry Certification Board. Candidates may also have graduated from an approved Medical Dosimetry Program through the American Association of Medical Dosimetrists AAMD and have obtained MDCB board eligible status. The MDCB board exam must be passed within two years of employment as a Medical Dosimetrist. Continuing education hours are required to maintain the registered status to include 50 hours in a five-year time frame for CMD.

Additional qualifications
Dosimetrist position requires an ability to learn and apply complex procedures, ability to communicate effectively, sound decision making and judgment capabilities, strong human relation skills and strong organizational skills.

Mayo Clinic will provide we provide training in-house for protons and that previous proton experience is not required.

License or certification
Must be registered by the Medical Dosimetry Certification Board (CMD certification)or board eligible candidates must become CMD certified within two years of hire date.

Exemption status

Compensation Detail
$47.14 - $70.74 / hour

Benefits eligible

Full Time

Hours / Pay period

Schedule details
Days; Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
This position has the option for 50% telework after competency is achieved.

Weekend schedule

Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.

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