Chief Mammo Technologist - Penn State Health Medical Group - Radiology Womens Imaging

Penn State Health Medical Group


Location:  US:PA:Harrisburg

Work Type:  Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Days
Hours: Days


Chief Mammography Technologist – Radiology-Women’s Imaging


An opportunity exists for a Chief Mammography Technologist in Radiology – Women’s Imaging at Penn State Health Community Medical Group in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.  They will be responsible for the coordination of day-to-day operations in the Breast Imaging department, for staff scheduling in assigned sections, for performing duties of the Chief Breast Imaging Technologist, and assisting with various supervisory functions.  This is a full-time, day shift, exempt position.      


Responsibilities include:


Oversees the monthly staffing schedules ensuring coverage on all shifts to include call schedules.  Approves vacation requests and arranges coverage for absences.


Interfaces with physicians, clinics, nursing units, and other departments in the resolution of problems as they arise and nurtures good relationships and a cooperative/responsive environment


Prepares and administers the annual budget for the department and prepares monthly explanations regarding variances


Oversees preparation of purchase orders for capital equipment; maintains documentation of all radiology equipment information


Conducts regular staff meetings


Assures all safety procedures are observed to protect patients and employees


The minimum qualifications for this position include:


American Registry of Radiologic Technologists certification in mammography


Five years of technical experience


Three years of supervisory experience


Digital experience


Additional preferred qualifications include:


Bachelor’s degree



 As part of one of the country’s pre-eminent universities, our 548-bed tertiary medical center is the central Pennsylvania’s region’s only level I adult and pediatric trauma center and academic medical center.  Also home to Penn State Children’s Hospital and Penn State Cancer Institute, we are considered a resource for the most complex adult and pediatric cases.   

Hershey, PA, and the surrounding area offer a pleasant alternative to the pressures of urban living with a mix of well-maintained communities with quiet tree-lined streets, safe shopping districts, beautiful farmland, and state parks and game lands. It’s the best of both worlds, with cultural events and nightlife within driving distance in Harrisburg; Philadelphia; the Pocono Mountains; Baltimore; Washington, D.C.; and New York City. The area is home to two sports teams, an amusement park, golf courses, professional and amateur theater, symphonies, and opportunities for hunting, fishing, and mountain biking.   

To apply for this position, please visit the following website link and requisition #23149: 

 Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.




This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.


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