Plans, coordinates, directs and supervises the activities and uses of personnel, equipment and supplies to meet the Medical Physics needs and safety for Memorial Medical Center and Memorial Health System Affiliates as assigned for radiation producing equipment.
Master’s or PhD degree in Medical Physics or Physics.
American Board of Radiology certification in Diagnostic Radiological Physics or American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) required (AAPM does not currently offer this credential but individuals who hold the credential may maintain certification.)
Registration or qualified as an approved diagnostic imaging specialist by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency.
Certification in Therapeutic Radiological Physics highly desirable.
Three to five years of experience in Diagnostic Medical Physics required.
Experience in radiation-producing equipment installation, calibration, commissioning, and acceptance.
Experience in American College of Radiology accreditation practices.
Membership and participation in professional development activities though the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM).
Ability to work with the health care team in a dynamic, highly regulated discipline.
Desire to continue learning and expanding understanding of the radiation field.
Strong verbal and written communication skills with leaders, staff and medical teams.
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., weekends as needed
About Memorial Health System
One of the leading healthcare organizations in Illinois, Memorial Health System of Springfield is a community-based, not-for-profit corporation dedicated to patient care, education and research.
Our more than 6,700 staff members, partnering physicians and hundreds of volunteers are dedicated to improving the health of the communities we have served since 1897. In a year, we serve an average of more than 40,000 inpatients, more than 667,000 outpatients and more than 125,000 patients in our three Emergency Departments. Our highly skilled team has a passion for excellence and is dedicated to providing a great patient experience for every patient every time.
In support of our commitment to community responsibility, all Memorial Health System affiliates participate in health screenings and educational events to further provide for the healthcare needs of our community. Learn more about our community benefit initiatives.
The American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) is a partner in the AIP Career Network, a collection of online job sites for scientists, engineers,
and computing professionals. Other partners include Physics Today, the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT), American Physical Society (APS Physics), AVS
Science and Technology, IEEE Computer Society, and the Society of Physics Students (SPS) and Sigma Pi Sigma.