Radiation Therapist - DAY SHIFT - Radiation Therapy

Penn State Health - St Joseph Regional 

Location: US:PA:Reading
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 1.00
Shift: Day
Hours: Days


Under the supervision of the Radiation Oncologist, Chief Radiation Therapist, and Director of Oncology Services, the staff Radiation Therapist accurately delivers ionizing radiation to the patients in accordance with the planned treatment prescription and instructions of the Radiation Oncologist. The staff radiation therapist will assist as needed in all aspects of the Radiation Oncology Department functions, such as patient care, patient treatment delivery, patient treatment records, radiation safety, quality assurance and patient follow-up programs.


High school diploma or equivalent required. 

At least 3 months of clinical experience working in a state-of-the-art radiation oncology facility, using newer technology and techniques. 

Experience using Varian True Beam linac and Philips Brilliance CT sim is valuable. 

Certified and registered by the ARRT in Radiation Therapy Technology required. 

BLS certificate required. 


Graduate of ARRT-approved educational program in Radiation Therapy Technology preferred. 

Penn State Health Offers an exceptional benefit package including but not limited to: 

Affordable Healthcare Premiums and low deductibles 

7 paid holidays 

Generous time off package 

Tuition reimbursement 

Flexible shift schedule 

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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