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Stony Brook Medicine (Stony Brook University Hospital) Medical Dosimetrist-Radiation Oncology (per diem) in Stony Brook, New York

Position Summary

At Stony Brook Medicine, a TH Radiation Therapy Medical Dosimetrist is a valuable member of our team, who provides clinical services to our patient population. The Dosimetrist is expected to develop an expert radiation treatment plan in 2D/3D, IMRT, Rapid Arc and electron planning.

Qualified candidates will demonstrate superior patient care and possess outstanding communication skills while adhering to our high standard of excellence.

Duties of a TH Radiation Therapy Medical Dosimetrist in the Radiation Oncology Department may include the following but are not limited to:

Treatment Planning: Provide 2D/3D external and brachytherapy isodose plans for each patient receiving radiation treatments. Provide calculation of MU settings for patients.

Advanced Treatment Planning: Perform Intensity Modulated Radiotherapy Treatment Planning (IMRT), Image Guided Radiation Therapy (IGRT) planning, and Gated Radiation Therapy; help draft clinical protocols for implementation of IMRT to different sites; collaborate with medical physicists with quality assurance work to ensure the treatment plans can be correctly delivered.

Quality Assurance and Treatment Delivery: Provides quality assurance in patient treatment setups including verification of accuracy of beam alignment, accuracy of treatment devices and equipment; quality assurance for the computerized treatment planning systems; provide assistance with in-vivo and in-phantom measurements for patient treatment; to assist in the fabrication of shields, masks, and casts-immobilization devices.

Qualifications

Required:

Bachelor's Degree

1 year experience or graduate of a JRCERT Accredited program

Preferred:

CMD or three or more years of experience

Special Notes:Resume/CV and cover letter should be included with the online application.

In accordance with the New York State Department of Health (DOH) order that all hospitals and nursing homes "continuously require all covered personnel to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19." Upon acceptance of a conditional job offer, candidates who are not already vaccinated must obtain the first dose of the vaccine within three (3) calendar days of job offer and must obtain any subsequent doses in accordance with the vaccine protocol. The order allows for limited medical exemptions with reasonable accommodations, consistent with applicable law.

Posting Overview: This position will remain posted until filled or for a maximum of 90 days. An initial review of all applicants will occur two weeks from the posting date. Candidates are advised on the application that for full consideration, applications must be received before the initial review date (which is within two weeks of the posting date).

If within the initial review no candidate was selected to fill the position posted, additional applications will be considered for the posted position; however, the posting will close once a finalist is identified, and at minimal, two weeks after the initial posting date. Please note, that if no candidate were identified and hired within 90 days from initial posting, the posting would close for review, and possibly reposted at a later date.

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Stony Brook Medicine is a smoke free environment. Smoking is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises.

All Hospital positions maybe subject to changes in pass days and shifts as necessary.

This position may require the wearing of respiratory protection, which may prohibit the wearing of facial hair.

This function/position maybe designated as "essential." This means that when the Hospital is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover, and continue operations at Stony Brook Medicine, Stony Brook University Hospital and related facilities.

Prior to start date, the selected candidate must meet the following requirements:

Successfully complete pre-employment physical examination and obtain medical clearance from Stony Brook Medicine's Employee Health Services\*

Complete electronic reference check with a minimum of three (3) professional references.

Successfully complete a 5 panel drug screen\*

Successfully complete a Background Check investigation.

Provide a copy of any required New York State license(s)/certificate(s).

Failure to comply with any of the above requirements could result in a delayed start date and/or revocation of the employment offer.

\*The hiring department will be responsible for any fee incurred for examination.

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Job Number:2103952
Official Job Title:TH Radiation Therapy Dosimetrist
Job Field:Radiation
Primary Location:US-NY-Stony Brook
Department/Hiring Area:Radiation Oncology
Schedule:Per DiemShift:Day ShiftShift Hours:VariesPass Days:Sat, Sun
Posting Start Date:Oct 13, 2021
Posting End Date:Jan 12, 2022, 4:59:00 AM
Salary:Commensurate with experience

Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.

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