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Radiation / Oncology Jobs

At Soliant, we know it takes a special kind of person to balance the fragile conditions of cancer patients with the aggressive treatment protocols they must undergo. That’s why we’re committed to finding the right balance for your radiation oncology job.

Soliant provides radiation oncology staffing services to hospital-based and independent cancer centers across the country. We specialize in placing radiation therapists, medical physicists and dosimetrists in top-notch radiation oncology jobs. Whether it’s in a world-class urban hospital or in a rural cancer center, the right job is waiting for you.

Radiation and Oncology Duties

A radiation and oncology technician plays a crucial role in the hospital, using the study of cancer and tumors to best assist patients in dire need of medical care. As part of a daily routine, radiation and oncology technicians are required to administer radiation therapy treatments to patients who have all forms of cancer. This individual will play an intimate role in establishing a one-on-one relationship with the cancer patient; therefore, a compassionate heart and a patient mind are absolute requirements. Radiation and oncology technicians must position the patient comfortably in the rooms where they are to receive radiation treatment. They are also certified to adjust the radiation machines in order to ensure proper dosage and direct administration. The radiation and oncology technician is also responsible for writing and keeping detailed records of the patient’s cancer treatments as well as their health history. This professional must expect to provide emotional support to patients who are undergoing intensive treatments.

Radiation and Oncology Education Requirements

A radiation and oncology technician is required to have an associate’s or bachelor’s degree in radiology or a directly related field. Then, they must participate in and complete a year-long certificate program in radiation therapy. Most states in the U.S. require radiation and oncology professionals to be licensed, and other states require the technician to pass the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists certification exam. The radiation and oncology professional must adhere to standards of ethics, have an understanding of medical procedures and have a compassionate heart to best help patients in their time of need.

Radiation and Oncology Job Market

The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a 14% job growth for radiation therapists over the next 10 years, making it an ideal time to apply. Those with the required educational background can expect to earn an average salary with the potential to earn more depending on background, experience and location of hire.

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Radiation Therapy Travel Job in Dallas/Ft. Worth Area

Dallas, TX

Radiation Therapist Needs in Dallas/Ft. Worth Area A facility in the Dallas area is in need of a skilled and experienced Radiation Therapist. The Dallas area is a beautiful metro area with the big city feel with a country draw. You won't find any better barbecue brisket in the country. Call...

Travel Posted 9 days ago

Radiation Therapy Permanent Full Time Position near San Jose, CA

San Jose, CA

Radiation Therapist RT (R) Permanent Position in California This hospital less than an hour from San Jose, Monterey, and Santa Cruz is looking for a skilled Radiation Therapist. Candidate Requirements: 3+ Years of Experience Preferred Will Consider New Grads ARRT and California License Experience...

Permanent Posted 9 days ago

Physicist for Nashville, Tn

Nashville, TN

Physicist needed for Nashville, Tennessee. *Truebeam, *Trilogy and*Cyberknife treatment machines *Robust HDR program, both T&O and cylinders, Eye plaques *Varian * Aria *Must be ABR certified This is a cancer treatment center. Looking for a physicist quick! Hiring now- Great Locum rates!...

Travel Posted 19 days ago

Locums Medical Physicist Job Open - Nashville Tennessee

Nashville, TN

Medical Physicist needed for a full time 13 week locums assignment in Nashville Tennessee. May be asked to float to other facilities in the city Shift is 3/12s Requirements: 2 years experience as a Physicist ABR certified EMR: Varian Aria Trubeam, Trilogy, Cyberknife For the fastest response call...

Contract Posted 23 days ago

Permanent Job Open for Radiation Therapist Near Stockton California

Stockton, CA

Radiation Therapist needed for a permanent position near Stockton California. New graduates will be considered Requirements: California license must be in hand SBRT For the fastest response call me up at the number below to make it happen. Or email your resume to me directly:...

Permanent Posted 27 days ago