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


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.

Corporate Overview: The University of Utah is a Level 1 Trauma Center and is nationally ranked and recognized for our academic research, quality standards and overall patient experience. Our four hospitals and seventeen clinics provide excellence in our comprehensive services, medical advancement, and overall patient outcomes.


  • 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.


Qualifications Required

  • Depending upon department of hire, the employee may required to be ARRT (MR) or ARMRIT (MR) certified within 6 months of hire.

Licenses Required

  • Current RQI Healthcare Provider eCredential through the University of Utah Health RQI system. The eCredential is to be obtained within 30 days of hire.

  • One of the following

  • ARRT Registration as Nuclear Medicine Technology R.T. (N)(ARRT).

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

  • Nuclear Medicine Technician Certification (CNMT) from the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB).

* Additional license requirements as determined by the hiring department.

Qualifications (Preferred)


  • Three years of technical

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, Non Indicated, Pulling and/or Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Speaking, Standing, Stooping and Crouching, Tasting or Smelling, Walking

EEO Statement

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.

Requisition Number 47798
Reg/Temp Regular
Employment Type Full-Time
Shift Weekend
Work Schedule 4-ten hour shifts either thurs-sun or sat-tues
Location Name Huntsman Cancer Hospital
Patient Care? Yes
State UT
Department HCH ANC 60I MRI
Category Radiology / Imaging