Breast Imaging Technologist



City
Rochester
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Radiology
Position description
Produces high quality images that meet the standards established by the Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA) and the Mayo Clinic Radiology Department. Requires competence in a variety of equipment and technology. Practices safety guidelines for themselves, support personnel and patients. Fosters teamwork through effective communication. Maintains flexibility to staff various work locations, shift times and lengths. Ability to work varied hours, shift lengths which may include days, evenings, and weekends.
Qualifications
Must have an Associate's degree in a related field and be a graduate of an accredited radiography program. Incumbents hired into the role prior to February 15, 2018, are required to be a graduate of an accredited radiography program.
Additional qualifications
Organized, efficient and multifunctional. Ability to work independently. Requires excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrate effective communication.
License or certification
ARRT(R) registry required within 90 days after start of employment. Annual documentation of ARRT certification required. Advanced AART certification and documentation in mammography preferred, but required within 12 months of hire. Additional credentialing may be required for advanced modalities within Breast Imaging. Mammography technologists selected to be trained in Breast Ultrasound must become ARDMS or RTBS registered within 24 months of completion of ultrasound training. Technologists will be required to maintain their mammography certification and will be scheduled to work in mammography and ultrasound on a routine basis. CPR/BLS Certified or obtained within 90 days of employment.
Exemption status
Non-exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $30.86 per hour.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
64
Schedule details
Monday through Friday, day shift, this is subject to change dependent on departmental needs.
Weekend schedule
Currently no weekends, subject to change if department needs indicate.
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.
Category
Other Patient Care
Career profile
Radiology Technologists & Sonographers
Job posting number
139846BR
Recruiter
Amy Christian
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.