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X-RAY TECHNICIAN in Folkston, GA at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 6/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Facility: D.RAY JAMES CORRECTIONAL FACILITY

Compensation Base: $24.16

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Summary

  • Arranges inmates/detainees for radiology examinations. Produces radiographs (x-rays) to aid in the diagnosis of medical problems. Performs duties as ordered by a physician or physician assistant/nurse practitioner within the capability of the facility.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Maintains a working knowledge of radiation and electrical hazards to prevent exposure to detainees/inmates and staff.
  • Schedules detainees/inmates for x-rays ordered by physician including outside services when required.
  • Ensures proper positioning of detainee/inmate and exposure/development of film for proper diagnosis.
  • Assists physician and medical staff in performing studies, as requested.
  • Maintains an accurate system of identification, filing and recording of films and reports.
  • Checks and maintains equipment in clean, proper, safe working order.
  • Reports any equipment malfunction, takes appropriate safety steps, and reports repair needs to management.
  • Orders chemicals, x-ray supplies, and replacement parts as needed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent certification required.
  • Graduate from an accredited radiology technician program and current license or certification (where applicable) to practice in the state in which the facility is located is required. Maintains a current copy of license on file at the facility at all times.
  • Two (2) years of direct work experience preferred.