We Are Hiring:
Ascension St Mary’s Hospital, Seton
Cancer Institute, in Saginaw, MI is seeking a Certified Medical
Dosimetrist. The ideal candidate should be self motivated and
possess the ability to use physics concepts to complete difficult
plans. In addition, excellent communication and interpersonal
skills are key to succeed as a team player in a dynamic
The qualified dosimetrist will join a
dynamic team of four other dosimetrists, three of which cover
satellite facilities (West Branch and Marlette). The dosimetrist
will be engaged in treatment planning at a facility which treats
about 25 patients per day (conventional, IMRT, VMAT) and offers
special procedures such as SRS, SBRT and
The department staff at Seton Cancer
Institute includes three radiation oncologists and two physicists.
The Radiation Oncology department is equipped with Varian Truebeam
with all advanced components including gating (and DIBH),
intrafraction motion management and surface guidance (Identify
System). The center houses an Accuray Cyberknife dedicated to SRS
treatment. All sites are equipped with a GE Discovery RT CT
simulator with 4D Deviceless capabilities. Treatment planning is
done in Eclipse V16.1 for all the C-arm linacs. The Eclipse
platform includes state of the art tools and capabilities including
GPUs (for faster optimization and calculation), 4D planning tools,
smart segmentation, multi-criteria optimization, EZ Fluence,
ClearCheck, and Rapid Plan, giving the dosimetrist all the tools
necessary to achieve the desired plans. Additional treatment
planning software includes Multiplan V5.2 (Cyberknife), Accuray
Hi-Art V5.1.4 (Tomotherapy), Oncentra Brachy V4.5.3 (HDR). Rigid
and Deformable Image registration as well as plan reporting is done
in VelocityAI (V3.1) The oncology information system is
Ascension St. Mary's Hospital is a
regional health system offering high quality care in
cardiovascular, neurosciences, orthopedics, emergency and trauma,
cancer, bariatrics, imaging diagnostics, and primary care. Our
medical advancements in cardiac sciences, neurosciences, oncology,
and trauma are rivaled only by our compassion to heal body, mind
and spirit. A part of Ascension since 1999, we offer 268 beds and
over 20 specialty centers to provide access and care for people
from over 70 counties.
About Northern Michigan:
There are many recreational
opportunities in Northern Michigan. Saginaw is located near
Lake Huron, and is within easy driving distance of many other
beautiful places, including many inland lakes, Traverse City,
Petoskey, Mackinac Island, The Sleeping Bear Sand Dunes, Lake
Michigan, and Lake Superior.
What You Will Do:
Develop and administer radiation therapy
treatment plans under the direction of medical physicist and
What You Will Need:
- Design a treatment plan to deliver a prescribed radiation dose
and field to a defined tumor volume.
- Assist with or perform the application of specific methods of
dosimetry, including intracavitary and interstitial brachytherapy
- Assist with or perform the fabrication of beam modifying
devices and immobilization devices.
- Provide technical support for radiation protection procedures
and qualitative machine calibrations of equipment.
- Maintain radiation safety for self, co-workers and patients in
accordance with NRC guidelines.
- Assist physicist in the design and implementation of research
activities and performs special projects related to dosimetry.
Licensure / Certification /
- Medical Dosimetrist credentialed from the Medical Dosimetrist
Certification Board obtained within 24 Months (2 years) of hire
date or job transfer date required.
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team:
employs over 20,000 compassionate caregivers across 16 hospitals
and hundreds of related healthcare facilities. Our care teams are
dedicated to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which
sustains and improves the health of the communities we serve. We
provide generous paid time off for work-life balance, a
collaborative work environment, professional development
opportunities and more to help our associates flourish personally
and professionally. If you are looking for a rewarding career in
healthcare, we invite you to apply today.
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When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 160,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team
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