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UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON

Specification for Class

IMAGING TECHNOLOGIST SUPERVISOR

UW CODE AND REPRESENTATIVE GROUP

8279 (SEIU 925 Supervisors)

BASIC FUNCTION

Supervise imaging technologists, direct the technical operation and perform examinations and procedures in one or more specialty area(s) such as radiology, angiography, cardiac catheterization, computed tomography and/or magnetic resonance imaging.

DISTINGUISHINGCHARACTERISTICS:

With delegated authority, interview and recommend selection of applicants, conduct training, assign and schedule work, act upon leave requests, conduct annual performance evaluations and recommend disciplinary action.

Under general direction, monitor and report on technical operations, assist with budget planning and coordinate research and educational activities.

TYPICAL WORK:

Coordinate technical operation of an imaging area(s) with medical center departments and medical community;

Recruit, hire, train, evaluate and provide work directions to positions in the operational unit;

Establish and implement guidelines for quality assurance of diagnostic procedures and service operation; compile statistical reports;

Solve daily issues regarding equipment problems, staffing assignments, and clinician complaints;

Research and develop procedures and maintain procedure manual;

Monitor expenditure of funds, review budget reports, and provide input during budget preparation;

Maintain inventory control of equipment and supplies; authorize purchase orders;

Evaluate, test and recommend new products related to service area;

Coordinate and participate in research and education activities; provide liaison with principal investigator;

Coordinate and provide instruction to fellows, residents, and students in clinical application and techniques;

Perform the work of imaging technologists;

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - UW Contract Classified

Satisfactory completion of a formal radiologic technology training program in an AMA approved school; registration by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) AND registered or registry-eligible in an equivalent specialty area

One year of experience performing the work of an Imaging Technologist Lead in the relevant specialty service area(s)

OR

Equivalent education/experience.

Class Specification History:

New Class Title: July 1, 2014; Class adopted for UW contract classified staff per PERC decision to add this title to SEIU 925 Medical/Lab Tech bargaining unit, effective April 16, 2014 (Case #26174-E-14-3841). Incorporates the work of UW classified non-union job code 6530, Imaging Technologist Supervisor/Washington State Job Code 300P.

New class code, formerly 6530 higher education, effective July 1, 2007.
New Class: 1-19-2001