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Lead Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist (Fluoroscopic) – Portland, Oregon
Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 436072Start Date: 04/07/2021End Date: 04/27/2021
Basic Requirements: United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy. Certification: All applicants must be certified in general radiologic technology by the American Registry of Radiologic Technology, Radiography (ARRT) (R). Advanced ARRT certification is required for assignments that include computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), or Mammography (M) duties performed independently, as applicable. Advanced certification indicates that the incumbent can operate independently and has demonstrated specific clinical competency in the appropriate specialty and taken and passed the designated examination. Education: Completion of a full-time training course of at least 24 months in duration (or the equivalent) in a post-high school diagnostic radiologic technology program, evidenced by a certificate or an associate degree, accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT) or from other accrediting agencies as recognized by the Department of Education (DOE). English Language Proficiency: DRTs must be proficient in spoken and written English as required by 38 U.S.C. 7402(d), and7407(d). Grade Determinations: GS-9 Experience. At least one year of experience equivalent to the next lower grade level, directly related to the position being filled that demonstrates the clinical competencies described at that level. The candidate must demonstrate all of the following technical KSAs: i. Ability to provide technical oversight and assign personnel and tasks to be accomplished in a manner that assures completion of the workload utilizing the personnel to the greatest advantage thus providing the optimal level of patient care within the workday.
ii. Ability to plan, direct, and distribute work assignments to DRTs at lower grade levels.
iii. Skill in instructing and training DRTs on newly acquired equipment.
iv. Ability to plan and project staffing needs.
v. Skill to independently perform general and specialized diagnostic radiologic procedures in advanced levels of complex treatment situations. References: VA Handbook 5005/119, Part II, Appendix G25. The full performance level of this vacancy is GS-9. The actual grade at time of selection will be GS-9. Physical Requirements: Heavy lifting (45 pounds and over); Moderate carrying (15-44 pounds); Reaching above shoulder, Use of fingers; Both hands required; Walking (3 hours), Standing (3 hours); Both legs required; Both eyes required; Depth perception, Ability to distinguish basic colors; Ability to distinguish shades of color; Hear (aid permitted); Mental and emotional stability required. Environmental Factors: Working closely with others; Working alone
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