Veterinary Radiographer

Location
Wagga Wagga, Australia
Posted
29 Jun 2018
End of advertisement period
19 Jul 2018
Ref
492529
Academic Discipline
Life sciences, Veterinary Science
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Varied and challenging role
  • Work alongside a motivated and collaborative team
  • Great regional location in one of Australia's fastest growing inland cities

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time
  • $74,278 to $80,422 pa (plus superannuation)
  • Wagga Wagga

This position will require you to work with animals and veterinarians, hospital staff and students. There will be an emphasis on the diagnostic imaging of horses, companion animals (mainly dogs and cats) and other species as required. Image modalities will include radiography, ultrasound, CT, and image intensifier. From time to time, the applicant maybe required to work with radioactive substances or sources of ionising radiation.

The successful applicant will be part a team providing technical and laboratory support for teaching, research and clinical services at the Veterinary Clinical Centre and the Veterinary Teaching Hospital in the School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences. The position, will include but is not limited to preparation and breakdown of classes, providing inductions and basic training for equipment, providing technical advice and guidance to facility users, the maintenance of inventories, and assistance with audits and risk management processes.

To be successful you will have:

  • Qualifications and experience as outlined in the position description
  • Demonstrated knowledge and proficiency in medical radiation science and physics, experience working with radioactive substances or sources of ionising radiation, and in the operation and maintenance of associated equipment
  • Proven ability to develop, assess and implement risk management systems within the work environment, including maintaining accurate records

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Science delivers flexible, innovative teaching programs which provide graduates with the skills and knowledge to build a career, advance their profession and contribute to their community. We currently have more than 9000 students and over 500 staff dedicated to advancing scientific knowledge.

We are a leader in strategic and applied research in a wide array of sciences. We enhance and extend knowledge, train and educate future researchers and provide scientific solutions to current challenges. We achieve this through ethical practice, professional collaborations, industry involvement and a commitment to continual improvement.

We also provide a range of health and other services to our regional communities through our enterprise activities.

The School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences provides courses in animal science, equine science, veterinary science and veterinary technology and has a strong research reputation with expanding numbers of higher research degree students.

The School has a substantial infrastructure of a very high standard for veterinary training including a Veterinary Clinical Centre, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Small Animal Clinic and Equine Centre.

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

This position is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or applicants who hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:

Angela Pearce | Practice Manager | anpearce@csu.edu.au |

Ph: (02) 6933 4745

Closing Date: 11 pm, 19 July 2018