Position Title: X-ray Technologist

Location: Grande Prairie, AB

Shift Imaging is a community based, medical imaging provider specializing in the delivery of state-of-the-art care to the underserved populations across Northern Alberta.

Position Summary:

Takes x-rays of designated parts of the human body for diagnostic purposes and provides support for the imaging department, including Shift Imaging’s walk in x-ray and mammography services with optional training in BMD.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Explains procedures to patients to ensure understanding. Provides appropriate educational materials and obtains informed consent.
  • Verifies patient identity according to policies and procedures. Prepares patients for radiology exams by positioning the patient for the procedure.
  • Follows radiation safety procedures and guidelines. Prevents patients from being exposed to unnecessary radiation.
  • Ensures prompt submission of high-quality of all images and documents sent to PACS.
  • Ensures equipment is properly functioning. Reports potential problems or equipment malfunction to appropriate personnel (either department manager or office manager).
  • Practice sterile techniques, maintain aseptic conditions and always use universal precautions.

Core Competencies:

  • Strong computer skills with Electronic Medical Record experience.
  • Maintain patient privacy and confidentiality at all times.
  • Able to perform daily tasks independently and as part of a team, while developing strong relationships and closely coordinating with staff of other departments.


  • CPR/BCLS for healthcare providers required.
  • Completion of an accredited radiologic technology program.
  • Certified and currently registered with Alberta College of Medical Diagnostic & Therapeutic Technologists (ACMDTT).
  • At least 12 months of prior related clinical experience preferred. New graduates are encouraged to apply.
  • Experience in Mammography.


  • Permanent part time Wednesday and Friday
  • No shift or evening work
  • Generous hourly wage
  • Group benefits and savings plan
  • Plenty of free parking and licensing reimbursements
  • Professional development and/or educational support
  • Opportunity to work with exceptional team members and cutting edge technology

Submit your cover letter and resume to or by completing the intake form below.  We want to thank all applicants in advance for their interest; only those selected for an interview will be contacted. The posting will remain open until suitable candidates are found.

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