Job Description

Payroll Title:
Hiring Pay Scale
$57.70 - $71.76 / Hour
Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center
Appointment Type:
Appointment Percent:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
Work Schedule:
12 hour shifts, M-F with call rotation

#130077 Cath Lab Rad Tech - Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center

Filing Deadline: Wed 7/31/2024

UC San Diego values equity, diversity, and inclusion. If you are interested in being part of our team, possess the needed licensure and certifications, and feel that you have most of the qualifications and/or transferable skills for a job opening, we strongly encourage you to apply.

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 5/28/24 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 6/06/24. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.


Under general supervision, the CCL Radiology Technologist operates digital radiological imaging equipment in accordance with guidelines outlined in Title 17. Oversees the performance of quality control procedures. Enforces principles of radiation safety and practices radiation safety procedures. Assists the cardiologists, pulmonologist, and CV surgeons during diagnostic and interventional procedures in the Cardiac Catheterization Lab and OR Hybrid Room. Assists the professional nursing staff with the preparation of the patients for diagnostic and interventional procedures.

Prepares, operates and ensures the proper functioning of equipment associated with the performance of these procedures. Demonstrates knowledge of human anatomy. Monitors and records events, including the performance of hemodynamic calculations. Operates digital processing equipment and performs quality control procedures as required. Also participates in performance improvement activities. Assists with patient transportation as needed. Responsibilities also include the requirement to be "on-call" when assigned.


  • California Radiology Technologist - Fluoroscopy (CRT-F).

  • Registered Technologist for Radiography issued by ARRT (R.T(R)(ARRT)).

  • BLS/CPR and ACLS certification at time of hire with commitment to get ART within six (6) months of hire date.

  • Two (2) or more years of experience as a licensed radiology technologist.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of computers and new technology such as Computerized Radiography (CR) and Digital Radiography (DR).

  • Working knowledge of Radiology Information system (RIS), and Hospital Information System (HIS).

  • Has training in another modality that the incumbent can provide cross coverage during normal scheduled times or during expected/unexpected staff scheduling issues.

  • Ability to deal tactfully with people and develop good working relationships.


  • One (1) year of experience working in interventional radiology or cardiac catheterization lab.
  • UCSD experience.


  • Must be able to work flexible hours, which may include evenings, nights, weekends, holidays and call (diagnostic and/or surgery) and some overtime if necessary for unexpected staffing issues.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
  • Must be able to wear lead apron.

Pay Transparency Act

Annual Full Pay Range: $120,478 - $149,835 (will be prorated if the appointment percentage is less than 100%)

Hourly Equivalent: $57.70 - $71.76

Factors in determining the appropriate compensation for a role include experience, skills, knowledge, abilities, education, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs. The Hiring Pay Scale referenced in the job posting is the budgeted salary or hourly range that the University reasonably expects to pay for this position. The Annual Full Pay Range may be broader than what the University anticipates to pay for this position, based on internal equity, budget, and collective bargaining agreements (when applicable).

If employed by the University of California, you will be required to comply with our Policy on Vaccination Programs, which may be amended or revised from time to time. Federal, state, or local public health directives may impose additional requirements.

If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, the only Burn Center in the county, and and dozens of outpatient clinics. We invite you to join our team!

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