Veterinary Imaging / MRI Technologist (NOC 3215)

Job Detail

Company: Dr. Philip Jull Veterinary Professional Corporation
Industry: Sales & Service
Job Type: Full Time
Salary Level ($): Over 75,000
Job Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Highest Level Of Education: Other
Job Posting Date: 30-May-2017
Apply by: 15-Jul-2017

Job Description:

The VSCAN (Dr. Philip Jull Veterinary Professional Corporation)

Permanent, Full-Time

Ottawa, Ontario

The VSCAN is a highly competitive and specialized group of veterinarians and technicians concentrating on the diagnosis and treatment of companion animals with neurologic disorders using advanced diagnostic and surgical procedures. We are seeking an experienced MRI Technologist with experience in Veterinary Imaging.


The Imaging technicians work with companion animals, as well as with multiple diagnostic modalities, which may include radiography, nuclear medicine, MRI, ultrasound or computed tomography. Specifically, this position will include specialization in MRI and companion animal radiography. The successful candidate will be expected to prepare and position patients with little or no supervision and produce radiographs, computer tomography and MR images using stationary, radiographic and magnetic resonance imaging generators with varying detectors in small animals.


  • Operate X-ray, radiographic and fluoroscopic equipment, computerized tomography (CT) scanners, mammography units and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners to produce radiographs or anatomic images of the human body for the diagnosis by radiologists of disease or injury
  • Record and process animal data
  • Provide appropriate care and monitoring of the animal during the radiographic examination
  • Explain procedures, position animal and equipment and apply radiation protection measures
  • May train and supervise student radiographers or supervise other technicians
  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the delivery of services within the imaging department of a veterinary clinic
  • Develop evaluation systems to monitor the quality of health care given to animals
  • May be required to stand for long periods of time
  • Use hands to manipulate, handle to feel
  • Often required to lift and carry animals weighing 50 pounds or more

·       Clerical, housekeeping, maintenance and organizational responsibilities

  • Often required to lift and carry dogs weighing up to 150 pounds

Experience & Skills

·      2+ Years experience in Veterinary Imaging required

·      Proficiency with a Phillips 1.5T Intera (maintenance and use)

·      Knowledge of advanced radiology and anaesthesia safety, anatomy and physiology and the meaning of commonly used veterinary and human terminology

·      Strong communication skills

·      Advanced computer skills

·      Ability to work alone and in a team

·      Detail oriented.

·      Able to speak, write and understand English required

·      Ability to bend, stand, stoop, walk, sit, talk, listen

·      Radiologic Sciences Certificate preferred but not required

·      Magnetic Resonance Imaging Training preferred but not required


Wage & Benefits


·      Salary: $82,160

·      Benefits Package:

o   Disability

o   Dental Insurance

o   Extended Medical

o   Life Insurance

o   Some relocation expenses may be provided

o   Sick days and personal days

o   Salary increases in keeping with company and employee performance



Only applications submitted by email will be accepted. Please email application, including resume and cover letter to


Dr. Philip Jull Veterinary Professional Corporation


1155 Lola St 203, Ottawa, ON, K1K4C1

Phone: 613.748.0364