MRI Technologist

at UAMS (University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

MRI Technologist

Requisition ID



Patient Care

Position Type

Regular Full-Time


ICE IGSL Magnetic Resonance Imaging IOP

Post End Date






This position is located at our Colonel Glenn location. The MRI Technologist produces Magnetic Resonance Images for medical interpretation. All UAMS employees will treat others with Dignity and Respect. We communicate and share complete and unbiased information, assuring our colleagues receive timely, complete, and accurate information in order make informed decisions. We participate in institutional initiatives and encourage the participation of others. We collaborate in policy and program development, implementation, and evaluation using best practices in delivering quality service. All duties will be performed in accordance with the UAMS Core Concepts of Patient and Family Centered Care set forth by UAMS. These core concepts allow for an approach to health care that shapes policies, programs, facility design and staff day-to-day interactions. It leads to better health outcomes and wiser allocation of resources, and greater patient and family satisfaction. The core concepts of patient and family centered care consist of Dignity & Respect, Information Sharing, Participation, and Collaboration.

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving the health, health care, and well-being of Arkansans.


UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family

Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave

Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)

Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS

Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000

Career Training and Educational Opportunities

Merchant Discounts

Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy

Salary offered commensurate with experience.









Work with Ordering and Reading Physicians through the process of completing MRI procedures.

Communicate with patients, coworkers and physicians through written and verbal forms of communication.

Continued education and learning of new procedures as they are introduced.

Interact with patients and family members during the entire procedure from preparation to completion of the study.

Other related duties as assigned.









Minimum Qualifications

High School/GED.

Graduate of a Radiological Technology program.

Registry eligible or Registered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist.

An Arkansas Radiologic Technologist License must be obtained prior to start date.

MRI Advanced Certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologist must be obtained within 12 months of hire.

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor's degree.

One (1) or more years of experience.

MRI Advanced Certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists.

This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant except as provided by law. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.







Physical Requirements



Stand: Frequently

Sit: Frequently

Walk: Frequently

Bend, crawl, crouch, kneel, stoop, or reach overhead: Occasionally

Lift, push, pull, carry weight: 26 - 50 lbs

Use hands to touch, handle, or feel: Frequently

Talk: Frequently

Hear: Frequently

Taste or smell: Occasionally

Read, concentrate, think analytically: Frequently

Physical Environment: Inside Medical Facility Environment

Noise Level: Moderate

Visual Requirements: Color discrimination, Depth perception, Far visual acuity, Near visual acuity

Hazards: Biological, Chemical, Electrical, Fumes/Gases/Odors, Radiation, Sharp objects/tools


UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence.  If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (501) 686-6432 and let us know the nature of your request. We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

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Job Posting: 3061415

Posted On: Sep 20, 2021

Updated On: Sep 20, 2021