Job Description

Payroll Title:
La Jolla Radiology - CT
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
La Jolla Medical Center
Appointment Type:
Appointment Percent:
EX Contract
Total Openings:
Work Schedule:
Eves, 10 Hour Shifts

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#118045 Radiology Transporter - La Jolla

Filing Deadline: Mon 12/5/2022

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.

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

Please note that this position is a part-time appointment

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 8/15/2022 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 8/24/2022. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.


The Radiology Department Patient Transporter is a highly visible position working throughout the Department of Radiology. Under general supervision, responsible for transporting or directing patients and visitors to appropriate destinations within the Department. Provides technical, patient care and clerical support to technologists. Prepares patients for radiographic procedures including, but not limited to, CT, MRI and Ultrasound exams.

Contributes to cost containment by maintaining established PAR levels of office supplies, forms, and linens. Participates in cross training to obtain seamless operations within the Imaging department, including a working with Radiology Information System (RIS), EPIC and other ancillary computer systems such as iShare and teletracking. This position is multi-faceted and requires proficiency in several areas in addition to providing a welcoming first impression.


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

  • One (1) year recent experience in a similar role and setting, Two (2) years recent experience preferred.

  • Basic computer skills required, such as MS Word, Excel and Outlook.

  • Ability to remain calm in stressful situations.

  • Excellent communication skills required.


  • Must be able to work flexible hours, including days, evenings, nights, weekends, holidays, on-call, and overtime, as needed.
  • Must be able to work various locations according to business need.
  • Must be able to stand and walk for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to lift over 50 pounds and able to push/ pull a gurney or bed with patients weighing up to 300 pounds.

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

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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