Tacoma/Valley Radiation Oncology Center, a free-standing Radiation Oncology facility, is seeking a qualified Senior Radiation Therapy Physicist.
ABR board certified in Therapeutic Medical Physics.
Masters or PhD.
Four – six years experience in Radiation Oncology
Experience with Oncentra treatment planning beneficial.
On a current license for HDR and/or Gamma Knife is beneficial.
Commitment to meticulous communication and collaboration to provide exceptional patient care.
The qualified candidate will be responsible for:
Supporting the Physics Department
All aspects of quality assurance
Brachytherapy source calibration
Supervision of treatment planning
IMRT QA and Machine QA
Meticulous communication skills verbally and in writing
Facility & Equipment: Tacoma/Valley Radiation Oncology Center consists of four leading edge, free-standing centers. We offer professional physics and dosimetry services to a contracted site. We currently offer IGRT, IMRT, SBRT, HDR, Gamma Knife and SRS. Each center treats approx. 25-35 patients per day. Equipment includes; one Varian TrueBeam, two Varian iX linear accelerators with OBI, one Varian 21-EX with OBI, and an Elekta Synergy. Sims are carried out on GE, Phillps and Toshiba CT scanners. We utilize Pinnacle Treatment Planning System, Oncentra Brachytherapy for HDR, Mosaiq R&V. We have recently implemented ArcCheck & MapCheck. The successful candidate is expected to work toward being ABR board certified.
Tacoma/Valley Radiation Oncology Center is an equal opportunity employer. The Center will not discriminate against any person based on race, creed, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, disability status or any other statutorily prohibited basis.
We are located on the beautiful Puget Sound, conveniently located just 45 minutes south of Seattle. We are in close proximity to exceptional colleges and universities. There are ample year-round cultural, recreational and outdoor activities.
Additional Salary Information: TVROC Offers a comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, group life and disability, discretionary profit sharing and 401(k).
About Tacoma/Valley Radiation Oncology Center
With more than three decades of experience caring for patients in western Washington, Tacoma/Valley Radiation Oncology Centers have become recognized leaders in providing high quality, personalized care for many types of cancer. Within our four centers, our board-certified radiation oncologists lead a highly trained staff. We have full-time, board-certified medical physicists and dosimetrists who work closely with our physicians to ensure optimal treatment planning and delivery. Our therapists are certified by the American Registry of Radiological Technologists in Radiation Therapy.
We are located on the beautiful Puget Sound, conveniently located 30 minutes south of Seattle. We are in close proximity to exceptional colleges and universities. There are ample year-round cultural, recreational and outdoor activities.
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