Department of Administrative Services

Staff Radiological Technologist (35 Hour) (9381HN)

$23.03-$31.11 Hourly / $1,611.88-$2,177.94 BiWeekly /
$42,070.07-$56,844.23 Yearly


PURPOSE OF JOB CLASS (NATURE OF WORK)

In a state facility or institution, this class is accountable for performing technical radiographic procedures.

SUPERVISION RECEIVED

Works under the general supervision of a Principal Radiological Technologist or other employee of higher grade.

SUPERVISION EXERCISED

May lead other employees of lower grade.

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES

Performs a wide variety of technical procedures requiring independent judgment to apply prescribed ionizing radiation for radiological diagnosis; produces radiographs; positions patients; provides immobilization devices; selects proper technical factors on an individual basis; selects and operates equipment as directed; develops film by automatic and manual processing; provides protection in accordance with prescribed safety standards; practices sterile techniques and applies infection control policies; maintains adequate records; maintains orderliness and cleanliness of work area; secures and returns special equipment; assists physician in administering opaque media; assists in performing first aid as necessary; may be responsible for delegated areas or performance of special procedures; may perform preventive maintenance and quality assurance measurement of equipment; may operate patient monitoring equipment such as an electrocardiograph; performs related duties as required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY

Knowledge of radiographic procedures and equipment; knowledge of radiographic film processing techniques; knowledge of infection control policies and procedures; familiarity with patient monitoring equipment; interpersonal skills; ability to exercise independent judgment as needed in individual cases; ability to follow oral and written instructions.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE

Must meet requirements for registry by the American Registry of Radiological Technologists and hold current Connecticut state license.

WORKING CONDITIONS

Incumbents in this class may be required to lift and position patients and may be exposed to radiation, moderately disagreeable conditions and occasionally to infectious and/or communicable diseases.

APPOINTMENT

No permanent State Employee may work in a per diem position.

COMPENSATION GUIDELINES

For Per Diem Employees:

Compensation will be based in accordance with the following schedule:

NP-6 Base Pay Hourly Rate                  - Step 5 of Staff Radiological Technologist         
Fringe Benefit Rate  - 37% of Base Pay Hourly Rate (Refer to the hourly wage rate for the DH pay plan in CORE-CT) 
Shift Differential  - 15% of Base Pay Hourly Rate 
Weekend Differential  - 15% of Base Pay Hourly Rate 
Premium Holiday Hourly Rate  - 50% of Base Pay Hourly Rate 

JOB CLASS DESIGNATION

Classified/Non-Examined

OCCUPATIONAL GROUP

(17)-Laboratory/Scientific Services

BARGAINING UNIT

(10)-HEALTH NONPROF(NP-6)

EEO

(3)-Technician

SALARY INFORMATION

HN 15

CANCELLATION CLAUSE

This replaces the existing specification for the class of Staff Radiological Technologist in Salary Group HN 15  in Salary Group VR 99 approved effective September 10, 2012. (Revised to modify Salary Plan and Grade of Per Diem class)

EFFECTIVE DATE

7/1/2009

CLASS: 9381HN; EST: 9/4/1959; REV: 7/1/2009;