Providence St. Joseph Health

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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Rad Technologist I in Eureka, California

We are looking for a Rad Tech I - NUHW (National Union of Healthcare Workers) with Diagnostic Imaging - SJE at St. Joseph Hospital Eureka.

Location: Eureka, CA

Schedule: Full Time - 72 biweekly hours

Shift: 12-hour Days (Weekends: Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

Call required

Job Summary:

Under the direction of the Department Director and Radiology Manager and in collaboration with radiologists, the Radiologic Technologist I performs technical diagnostic imaging procedures and related activities according to department standards for all patients served: infant, child, adolescent, adult, and geriatric. Serves as a customer service representative to patients, their families, the public, and the medical staff. Participates in quality control and organizational improvement activities. Participates in call schedule to meet staffing needs of the department. Travels to and from off-campus locations to perform radiographic or fluoroscopic procedures when requested.


  • Reads and interprets written materials such as prescriptions, physician’s orders, policies and procedures, safety regulations, and equipment operating instructions. Interprets a variety of instructions presented in written, verbal, diagram, or schedule format.

  • Speaks and writes effectively. Writes routine reports, notes and memoranda.

  • Applies basic arithmetic and algebraic concepts such as proportions, percentages and simple equations with a high degree of accuracy. Routinely calculates changes in radiographic technique factors.

  • Solves practical problems and deals effectively with situations where only limited standardization exists.

  • Concentrates on details in a busy and distracting environment.

  • Basic computer skills related to simple data entry are essential.

Position Requirements:


  • Graduate of a program in radiologic technology approved by the Committee on Allied Health Education and Accreditation of the American Medical Association.


  • Possesses a valid certificate as a Certified Radiologic Technologist in Diagnostic Radiology.

  • Must obtain Technologist’s Fluoroscopy Permit issued by the State of California within the first six months of employment

  • Current CPR certification is required.

Preferred Position Qualifications:


  • Experience as a hospital-based radiologic technologist is preferred.


  • Registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists is desired.

National Geographic Traveler calls Humboldt County one of the world's top ten great places while the USDA declares this area to be "America's Most Scenic Rural County."It's also home for St. Joseph Hospital, located in Eureka and serving the community since 1920. We're a full-service, state-of-the-art facility with 145 licensed beds including a 15-bed Acute Rehab Unit.Redwood Memorial Hospital is located in the Eel River Valley in the southern part of Humboldt County.Redwood Memorial Hospital fosters a healing and welcoming environment by taking a holistic, patient-centered approach to medicine.To learn more about our facilities and all Humboldt County has to offer, please visit: St. Joseph Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Hospital complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: Humboldt County Entities

Category: Diagnostic

Req ID: R324141