Nuclear Medicine Technologist Intern 2021

Job posted: 08/09/2020
Applications close: No closing date

No closing date

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Medical

Reference: 162706

Reference: 162706

Occupation: Medical

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong

  • Intern training position encompassing a six month placement at Barwon Health and a six month placement at Ballarat Health Services. Each site will employ one each.

  • Services the intern will be participating in include; PET/CT, SPECT/CT, Radiopharmacy, DEXA and paediatric studies.

  • This position is only available for those enrolled in the Victorian Internship Program and with the PMCV Matching Program.

  • Ongoing training and professional development in a supported environment.

About the facility 

The Nuclear Medicine and PET/CT Department at Barwon Health undertakes a diverse range of studies within a public health setting. The PET/CT department is a custom built facility housing a Siemens mCT scanner, a Gallium Radiopharmacy and 4 patient uptake rooms. Our Nuclear Medicine department comprises of a GE 670 Discovery SPECT/CT and a GE 870 DR SPECT/CT scanner. The department has a fully equipped radiopharmacy laboratory, where we perform reconstitution, dispensing and quality control of radiopharmaceuticals. Further studies including therapies, blood labels and cold laboratory procedures are also performed.

Ballarat Health Services perform a wide range of examinations including cardiac, bone, V/Q, lymphoscintigraphy, GIT and endocrine studies. A limited range of cold laboratory procedures, therapies, diagnostic CT and paediatric studies are performed. DEXA scanning is also performed by Nuclear Medicine staff. Located within the Radiology Department the Nuclear Medicine service utilises a Siemens Symbia T16 SPECT/CT with IQ SPECT and an Intevo T6 with X-SPECT.

About the role 

Barwon Health and Ballarat Health Services are seeking a professional and dedicated individual to join their Nuclear Medicine team. The intern role provides the opportunity to develop the relevant clinical skills required to be a qualified Nuclear Medicine Technologist.

The Intern Nuclear Medicine Technologist will participate in the areas of; General Nuclear Medicine, PET/CT, Radiopharmacy and DEXA, within a supervised environment.

About the culture

The Nuclear Medicine Departments within Barwon Health and Ballarat Health Services deliver a high quality service for the Geelong, Ballarat and surrounding regions. Both departments pride themselves on our high work ethic and our ability to deliver our referrers with a comprehensive service. Both departments have a cohesive and dynamic team of staff, and communicate efficiently ensuring smooth transition of placements.  

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Professional development

  • Access to employee wellness facility

  • Salary packaging

  • Social club

Diversity and Inclusion

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team on (03) 4215 0520 or via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

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Nuclear Medicine Technologist Intern 2021

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Kim Eedy - (03) 4215 0350
Christopher Peters - (03) 5320 6916

Nuclear Medicine Technologist Intern 2021