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Cardiac Sonographer, Adult Services - 5962   View Full Job Description

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Close Date
Open Until Filled
Collective Agreement
Health Science Professionals
City
Victoria http://www.viea.ca/doing-business-on-vancouver-island/regions--communities
Facility
Royal Jubilee Hospital
Department/Work Area
RJH Echocardiography
Shift Start Time/End Time
start times: 0700, 0800, 1000 end time: 1500, 1600, 1800
Days Off
Rotating
Job Type
Casual
# of Hires Needed
3
Salary Range
$29.43 - $36.67
Multi-Site
Yes
Additional Site Information
VGH
Date employee Required
Immediately
Does the position require a criminal record check?
Yes
Travel May Be Required
Yes

  Job Description

Under the general supervision of the Supervisor, Echocardiology, and as a member of a multidisciplinary health care team providing patient-centred care, the Cardiac Sonographer, Adult Services performs cardiac ultrasound with a focus on adult procedures; receives and completes requisitions, forms and reports; prepares and monitors supplies and equipment; monitors patients; and operates ultrasound equipment, including preparing and presenting patient data to physicians.


  Qualifications

A. Education, Training and Experience

Graduation from an approved Ultrasound Technologist Diploma Program; eligible for cardiac sonographer certification with the Canadian Association of Registered Diagnostic Ultrasound Professionals (CARDUP) and/or eligible for Registered Diagnostic Cardiac Sonographer, Adult (RDCS, Adult) certification with the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS); and one (1) year recent related experience; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.  Basic Life Support Certificate, Level C (BLSC)

B. Skills and Abilities

  • Organize and coordinate workload.
  • Establish priorities in collaboration with others.
  • Demonstrate effective interpersonal communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Work independently and as a member of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Operate related equipment, including computerized systems and applications.
  • Physically able to perform the duties of the position