This employment opportunity is open to all applicants.
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The Government of Nunavut was selected as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People and recent graduates in 2021. With one of the fastest growing and youngest populations in Canada, Nunavut is a dynamic, vibrant territory, committed to becoming an even better place for future generations. As a government, we are strengthening our unique model of governance - one that integrates Inuit societal values, promotes use of the Inuktut language, achieves a representative public service, and collaborates with partners to achieve the promise of Nunavut. Successful applicants will enjoy a competitive salary, medical and dental benefits, a defined benefit pension plan, relocation privileges and opportunities for training and career advancement.
As a primary role, provides the service of the Radiography program with adherence to the Code of Ethics and the Standards of Practice of the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists (CAMRT) and the Canadian Association of Radiologists (CAR). This requires the expertise to fulfill all the important skill sets such as positioning, quality control for film and processing requirements, equipment, and processor maintenance. Works collaboratively with, provides guidance to support staff within the Radiology Services Department. Is available as a resource to the nurses and radiology workers in the Community Health Centers within the Region.
The scope of this position fulfills all general radiology and fluoroscopy requirements, in the absence of an on-site radiologist, by using a variety of equipment. The Medical Radiation Technologist will be required to preform specialized diagnostic radical exams, Holter monitor setup, and electrocardiogram services to patients.
This position impacts on the excellence of patient care, treatment and diagnosis provided by the health care team. Due to the remoteness of the work location from major referral centers, the incumbent must have a thorough and comprehensive understanding of Radiology (including Fluoroscopy), ECG and Holter monitor equipment plus equipment maintenance and repair.
The knowledge, skills, and abilities required for this job are usually obtained through Successful completion of a 3-year accredited and recognized college program in the discipline of medical radiological technology OR an undergraduate degree in medical radiation technology; Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Medical Radiation Technologist; Must be a current registered member in good standing with the CAMRT (Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technology)
This is a Position of Trust and a satisfactory Criminal Record Check is required.
The Official Languages of Nunavut are Inuktut, English and French. Applicants may submit their resume in any of the official languages of Nunavut. Fluency in more than one of Nunavut’s official languages would be considered an asset. Knowledge of Inuit communities, culture, land, Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit, Inuktut and experience working in a northern cross-cultural environment are also considered assets.
An eligibility list may be created to fill future vacancies
If you are interested in applying for this job, please email your cover letter and resume to HRKitikmeot@gov.nu.ca. Please include the REFERENCE # in the subject line of your email.
- The Government of Nunavut is committed to creating a more representative workforce so it can better understand and serve the needs of Nunavummiut. Priority will be given to Nunavut Inuit.
- Candidates must clearly identify their eligibility to receive priority consideration under the Nunavut Priority Hiring Policy.
- Employment in some positions requires an acceptable criminal record check. Possession of a criminal record will not necessarily disqualify candidates from further consideration.
- Eligibility list may be created to fill future vacancies.
- Job descriptions may be obtained by fax, email or on the website.
- Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.