This is a UC San Diego Internal Recruitment open to UCSD and UCSD Health System Staff Only
Please note that this position is a part-time appointment
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 10/17/2018 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 10/19/2018. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Under direction, the Principal Ultrasound Tech performs and records all sonographic procedures in accordance with established departmental guidelines and protocols. Operates various types of ultrasound equipment, transducers, and recording devices. Recognizes normal and pathological conditions. Prepares and positions patient for procedure by using established Ultrasound protocols to achieve the highest quality image. Trouble shoots and resolves ultrasound related PACS issues. Reviews, verifies and evaluates images to ensure excellent image quality. Participates in performance improvement projects within the ultrasound department.
Graduate of a school of Diagnostic Medical Sonography.
Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (RDMS).
BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART w/in 6 months of hire date.
Recent experience in a similar role and setting.
Possess the skills, knowledge, and abilities essential to the successful performance of the duties assigned to the position.
Excellent communication skills.
Basic computer skills.
One (1) year of relevant experience.
CAAHEP accredited Diagnostic Medical Sonography program.
Must be able to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, nights, weekends, holidays, on-call, and some overtime, as needed.
Must be able to work various locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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