Job Description

Payroll Title:
Epilepsy Programs
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
La Jolla Medical Center
Appointment Type:
Appointment Percent:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
Work Schedule:
Variable, 8 hrs/day, Sun - Sat

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#116264 Principal EEG Technologist

Filing Deadline: Mon 5/23/2022

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 5/12/22 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 5/23/22. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.


Under supervision the incumbent performs journey-level procedures as they relate to electroencephalographic studies. The EEG Technologist is competent in performing the following studies: routine EEG; sleep deprived EEG; portable EEG: bedside prolonged EEG: ambulatory EEG: long-term monitoring hookups/baseline recordings. Communicates with the technical director in regards to daily operations. Incumbent assists with program development as needed. Performs other related tasks as required.


  • Proven experience performing the following EEG and EP-related studies: routine EEG; sleep deprived EEG; portable EEG: bedside prolonged EEG: ambulatory EEG: long-term monitoring hookups/baseline recordings; Visual Evoked Potentials (VEP); Brainstem Auditory Evoked Potentials (BAEP); WADA Study; Median SSEP; Posterior Tibial SSEP; EOG; ERG w/corneal and skin electrodes; ECOG; and ECOG brain mapping.

  • A minimum of five (5) years of field experience as an EEG Technologist.

  • Graduate of a AMA accredited EEG Technologist program and ABRET Board registered.

  • The Principal EEG Technologist must be ABRET EEG Board certified.

  • The Principal EEG Technologist must be ABRET CLTM Board certified within two (2) years of employment and maintain CEU's thereafter.

  • For Principal EEG Technologist, the followingcriteria are to be maintained each 12 month PEcycle: Maintain CEU's for EEG and CLTM BoardCertifications; Principal EEG Technologists arerequired to complete 6 CEU's per 12 monthperiod, per certification (12 total).Attend 6 epilepsy conferences per 12 monthperiod.EEG Record review 10 hours per 12 monthperiod.Present EEG/Epilepsy-related topics 6 timesper 12 month period.Meet all competency standards for performingelectrophysiological studies of Job Code 9059.Maintain CLTM certification to maintain thePrincipal EEG Technologist job classification.

  • BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date


  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

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