University of Utah Health MRI Technologist in SALT LAKE CITY, Utah


This position/posting is for the Orthopaedic Center

As a patient-focused organization, University of Utah Health exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA

This position performs duties associated with Magnetic Resonance Imaging.

This position may be required to access and administer medications within their scope of practice and according to State Law.


  • Scans patients according to protocols and parameters with knowledge of trouble shooting MRI systems.

  • Archives patient exams.

  • Confidently starts IV’s.

  • Adapts to different MRI environments (1.5T MRI machines, 3T MRI machines, and MRI machines) in the operating rooms.

  • Functions in different patient monitoring systems throughout the organization.

  • Follows MRI safety guidelines according to organization policy.

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined above.

  • Demonstrated human relation and effective communication skills.

  • Ability to provide care appropriate to the population served.



Licenses Required

  • One of the following

  • ARRT Registration as Magnetic Resonance Imaging R.T. (M) (AART).

  • ARRT Registration as a Radiologic Technician R.T. ( R) (ARRT).

  • Basic Life Support Health Care Provider card through American Heart Association or obtain within one month of hire.

  • Current licensure to practice as a Radiologic Technologist in the State of Utah.

* Additional license requirements as determined by the hiring department.

Qualifications (Preferred)


  • Three years of technical experience.

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

  • This position involves intensive work that may exert up to 100 pounds and may consistently require lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling or otherwise moving objects, such as medical equipment, or patients while providing medical care.

Physical Requirements

Carrying, Climbing, Color Determination, Crawling, Far Vision, Lifting, Listening, Manual Dexterity, Near Vision, Pulling and/or Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Speaking, Standing, Stooping and Crouching, Walking

Requisition Number 30818

Reg/Temp Regular

Employment Type Full-Time

Shift Variable

Work Schedule Variable

Location Name Orthopaedic Center

Patient Care? Yes


State UT

Department UOC ANC 40A MRI

Category Radiology / Imaging

The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.