MRI Technologist- evenings

Christiansburg, VA, US, 24073

Job Summary

Performing accurate diagnostic procedures on patients takes a reassuring approach, technical skills, and state-of-the-art equipment. That’s precisely what you'll find at Carilion Clinic. At Carilion, our team provides quality technical procedures in a forward-thinking environment. You will thrive through extensive training, supportive leaders and potential for advancement. Carilion offers comprehensive benefits, paid time off, and tuition options. Join a team where your skills and ideas will make a difference in the health of our patients and the communities we live in.


The MRI Technologist performs professional duties involved in a variety of technical procedures to apply magnetic resonance imaging for radiological diagnosis of patients of all ages.  Sign on bonus of up to $10,000 and relocation assistance of up to $4,000 available.  


The duties of the MRI Technologist include, but are not limited to, the following:


May be exposed to infectious diseases, bio-hazardous and hazardous materials. Must work with physicians, other healthcare providers and patients under stressful and adverse patient conditions (confused, combative, sedated, etc.). Physical requirements include lifting, prolonged periods of standing, bending, pushing, pulling, reaching, walking and the ability to cope with high stress and conflict, etc.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of life span growth and development, and assesses data reflective of the patient's status.
  • Interprets the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirement relative to age and/or specific needs, and provides care per applicable policy and procedures.
  • Interacts with patients, families, visitors and all members of the healthcare team to develop, coordinate and manage the plan of care.
  • Operates highly specialized, technical equipment to obtain quality images. Performs IV contrast injections and other skills as required.
  • Performs duties associated with processing patients, which may include scheduling, registration, file management and computer processing skills.
  • Evaluates and positions patients with a high degree of professional ethics, care, courtesy, patience and safety.
  • Participates in the training of students and staff as assigned.
  • Maintains appropriate registry and MRI registry. Must maintain CEUs in MRI for accreditation.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: High school graduate or GED and Graduate of an approved school of Radiologic Technology required.

Experience: CPR required. MRI experience preferred. Will consider applicants who have completed MRI school or are currently enrolled in MRI school.

Licensure/Certification: Certified/registered by the ARRT in MRI or certified/registered in an Imaging profession by the ARRT, NMTCB or ARDMS or a candidate for the MRI advance certification by meeting the ARRT candidate requirements. MRI technologists employed after May 1, 2014 have one (1) year to complete their advanced MRI certification. AHA BLS-HCP required. MRI certificate accepted.

Other: Good interpersonal, technical skills and flexibility in assignments.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.


Requisition Number: 76876 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CNRVMC - Carilion New River Valley Medical Center 
Shift: Evening 
Shift Details: Second Shift M-F mainly 3-11 rotating holidays and on call
Recruiter: JASON A BISHOP 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4039 
Recruiter Email: JABishop1@carilionclinic.org
For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning
hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Blacksburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

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