MRI Technologist

Website St. Michael’s Hospital

Job Details


Qualification Registration and good standing with the College of Medical and Imaging Radiation Technologists of Ontario
Industry  Private
Employment Type  Full Time
Work Hours  8 Hours
Salary  CAD 36 To CAD 45 Per Hour



  • Performs technical duties for MRI, ensuring compliance with magnetic safety procedures.
  • Screens patients/staff/guests entering the magnetic scan room.
  • Consults protocols with radiologists, modifying protocols in the absence of the radiologists.
  • Prepares and assists with contrast injections.
  • Assists, instructs, and educates patients prior to, during, and after the procedure.
  • Reassures claustrophobic patients.
  • Plans to maintain and organize work area ensuring all resources are gathered for patient procedures.
  • Ensures equipment is functioning properly by troubleshooting to correct problems.
  • Provides optimum patient care and demonstrates a professional manner in the work setting.
  • Participate in teaching and training students and hospital employees.
  • Participates in the development, maintenance, and implementation of departmental policies and procedures.
  • Actively participates in team-building concepts and the development of departmental goals.
  • Organizes prioritizes and coordinates the scheduling of urgent bookings.
  • Assist in bagging and maintaining films, records, and data entry, PACS archive
  • Liaison with Research Clinics and other persons in research studies in MRI
  • Compile monthly statistics for research if necessary
  • Other duties as required.


  • Registration and good standing with the College of Medical and Imaging Radiation Technologists of Ontario
  • Registration with the Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists is preferred
  • Must have MRI Certification.
  • Minimum of one year experience in MRI as an asset.
  • CPR or BCLS Certification is mandatory.
  • IV injection course is an asset.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication (verbal/written), and problem-solving skills.
  • Must be self-motivated and have knowledge of recent contemporary technology trends as it relates to the MRI.
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to organize work and set priorities.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as an effective team member.
  • Demonstrated ability to meet patient and staff needs in an efficient manner.
  • Understanding and commitment to the Hospital’s Mission and Values.
  • Commitment to meeting the goals and objectives of the department.
  • Demonstrated commitment to customer service.
  • Punctuality and an excellent attendance record are mandatory


  • All shifts (days, evenings, nights) including On Call and weekends.