Medical Physicist Jobs

We have jobs for medical physicists throughout the U.S. You can choose what region of the country you want to work in, what size city and even what type of facility you prefer— acute care hospitals, cancer research hospitals, outpatient treatment centers and other fantastic locations.

As an integral part of any radiation oncology team, medical physicists perform some of the most demanding work in the field. But the emotional rewards of helping cancer patients are worth it. At Soliant, we make sure you get the level of job rewards and flexibility you’re entitled to receive.

The job market for medical physicists is strong, and you can expect it to get stronger as the population gets older and more people require radiation therapies. For professionals with your skills, this is great news. And Soliant has what it takes to harness this growing demand and turn it into a great working situation for you.

Medical Physicist Duties

A medical physicist works directly with radiotherapy or nuclear technology, and is an essential part of the chain of command at any hospital or clinic’s oncology department. A medical physicist is required to use their knowledge of physics to help utilize the special equipment that protects hospitals and healthcare individuals from radiation. Radiation hazards are always a large risk in hospitals, and an oncology department must be properly equipped with the protection needed to ensure that no radiation leaks or surpluses occur. The medical physicist’s daily duties include medical imaging, ensuring equipment functionality and calibration, monitoring radiation use and assisting radiation therapists and oncologists with the treatment of patients.

Medical Physicist Education Requirements

A medical physicist who wishes to pursue a career in research and development positions is required to have a master’s degree in physics, as well as years of clinical training, security clearance and state licensure. Those who wish to pursue a career in most other concentrations of medical physicist fields are required to have a doctorate degree in physics or a directly related field. Most hospitals will require a baseline education history of a master’s or Ph.D. program to qualify for a position. They must have also completed a residency through a hospital or clinic, and pass the examinations given by the national board in order to become certified to practice medical physics.

Medical Physicist Job Market

Medical physicists are high in demand, as protection against radiation will never be unwanted by hospitals or healthcare facilities. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there is a projected job growth of 8% between now and the year 2024 for all medical physicist positions, making it an ideal time to finish up credentials and land a career in the field of medical physics.

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Physicist Assignment in New York

New York, NY

Soliant is seeking a Physicist. Located in the concrete jungle where dreams are made of! This exciting city is known corn New York Yankees, Botanical Gardens and this just a little of what this area has to offer. Experience 2 Years Minimum Simple skills assessment form at:...

Travel Posted 11 days ago

Queens, NY Hospital Seeking Travel Physicist

Flushing, NY

Have you begun looking for your next travel assignment? If so, Soliant has an awesome opportunity for you! A facility in Flushing, NY needs a Physicist for a 13-week assignment. This Travel Physicist position is has a quick start date. The position requires licensing in NY and at least 2 years of...

Contract Posted 14 days ago

Physicist - Queens, NY

Flushing, NY

Physicist - Queens, NY 13 week assignment Start date 03/30/2020 Ability to work with MOSAIQ, Pinnacle and Eclipse planning system Proper NY state license To expedite your application process: Send a copy of your resume and 2-3 managerial references to Destiny.Berry@Soliant.com. Call me at...

Contract Posted 14 days ago

Physicist - Queens, NY

Flushing, NY

Physicist - Queens, NY 13 week assignment Start date 03/30/2020 Ability to work with MOSAIQ, Pinnacle and Eclipse planning system Proper NY state license To expedite your application process: Send a copy of your resume and 2-3 managerial references to Destiny.Berry@Soliant.com. Call me at...

Contract Posted 14 days ago

physicist needed for Queens, New York for Travel

Flushing, NY

Physicist needed for Locum position in Queens, New York A Medical Center in Queens, New York is looking for a Physicist for Locum position. The facility is looking to hire immediately. This is a 13 week assignment with possible of extension. Ability to work with Mosaiq, Pinnacle and Eclipse...

Travel Posted 15 days ago

Physicist Travel Contract in Flushing, NY

Flushing, NY

Are you seeking your next travel assignment? If so, Soliant has an awesome opportunity for you! A facility in Flushing, NY needs a Physicist for a 13-week assignment. This Travel Physicist is desired for a start date in March. The position requires licensing in NY and at least 2 years of...

Contract Posted 24 days ago

RRT - Missouri

North Kansas City, MO

There is a great need for Registered Respiratory Therapists in an excellent medical center in Missouri. Who wouldn't want to further their career doing what they love while listening to some of the best jazz music the US has to offer? Head to Missouri where you'll make a difference for...

Travel Posted 25 days ago