Task Statement for Military Occupational Structure Identification - 00153 Medical Radiation Technologist

A-MD-154-000/FP-000 - Appendix 1, Annex D

MOSID  00153 - Medical Radiation Technologist (MRAD TECH)

General Duties:

The functions of the MRAD TECH are to provide radiographic and computerized tomography imaging services, often on independent duties. They carry out technical analysis of the imaging system, produce diagnostic imaging within criteria using appropriate safety precautions and are required to handle emergency situations. MRAD TECH will perform inspections, basic troubleshooting, preventive maintenance and minor repairs on all imaging equipment.

MOSID Related Duties

Circle the X for each task that Mbr is UNABLE or UNFIT to perform.

1. Operate computers     X X X  
2. Lift patients (90 kg) on and off X-Ray tables. X X X  
3. Lift and carry field X-ray equipment.     X X X  
4. Work in low/no light conditions.     X X X  
5. Stand and walk for up to 8 hours.     X X X  
6. Wear protective clothing such as lead aprons (6 kg) and gloves for 2 hours.     X X X  
7. Push mobile X-Ray equipment (100 kg).     X X X  
8. Cope with stress of working with patients where error can have serious impact.     X X X  
9. Be able to remain alert for up to 12 hours per day.     X X X  
10. Be capable to work 12 hour shifts with occasional shifts up to 16 hours.     X X X


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