Métiers et professions en santé et services sociaux

Radiology Technologist

Radiology Technologist


salaire Min. 25,22 $ / h
Max. 37,49 $ / h

Description and Responsibilities

Radiology technologists (IT infrastructure and digital imagery) are responsible for:

  • The operation of systems used
  • Backing up data
  • Managing availability and secure access

They train staff on how to use the PACS -RIS system and provide them with technical support.

Source: Comité patronal de négociation du secteur de la santé et des services sociaux  (in French only)

Education and Training Requirements

Radiology technologists (IT infrastructure and digital imagery) must hold a college diploma in radiodiagnostic technology, radiation oncology or nuclear medicine. These programs are offered in most regions of Québec. Radiology technologists must have a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in their field of specialization and hold specific training on the PACS-RIS computer system. To work in the health and social services network, you must be a member of the Ordre des technologues en imagerie médicale, en radio-oncologie et en électrophysiologie médicale du Québec Ce lien ouvre une nouvelle fenêtre (in French only).

Required Interests, Skills and Personality Type

  • Must be a good communicator and listener
  • Must be thorough and detail-oriented
  • Must enjoy working in a team with colleagues and other professionals
  • Must have ability to synthesize information
  • Must know how to observe and analyze situations

Personality Type (RIASEC)

  • I - Prefers studying, understanding and solving problems
  • R - Prefers practical work and handling tools
  • S - Prefers to be in contact with people and to help them

Work Environment

Radiology technologists mainly work in healthcare facilities (in French only).

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