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Senior Medical Physicist
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- Post-graduate education
- Medical, health
- Expert (non-managerial)
- Full Time
The Senior Medical Physicist will be reporting to the Chief Medical Physicist and will be
responsible and accountable for the delivery of Medical Physics services in the Hospital.
Masters degree in Medical Physics from a recognized institution.
Bachelors of Science Degree in Physics or its equivalent from a recognized
Five (5) years’ experience in Medical Physics of which two (2) must have been
served in the position of Medical Physicist I, Job group K6.
Registration with the Radiation Protection Board.
Developing equipment specifications for radiation therapy treatment, Nuclear Medicine and diagnostic imaging.
Developing procedures for the initial and continuing evaluation of radiation therapy
treatment, nuclear medicine and diagnostic imaging equipment.
Providing evidence of compliance of equipment for radiation therapy treatment,
Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic imaging with regulatory and accreditation agency
rules and recommendations.
Performing acceptance testing, evaluation and commissioning of equipment used for
radiation therapy treatment, Nuclear Medicine and Diagnostic imaging.
Approving radiation oncology technical procedures prior to clinical use.
Developing and managing a comprehensive Quality Management Program that
monitors, evaluates, and optimizes radiation oncology processes.
Directing the Radiation Oncology Physics program to include the technical direction
of staff responsible for treatment planning, machine maintenance and repair and
other physics support staff
Providing radiation oncology physics and radiation dosimetry training for medical
practitioners and other health-care providers.
Providing institutional consultation on program development in radiation oncology.
Measuring and characterizing medical radiation from radiopharmaceuticals prior to
Consultancy work in building industry especially radiological premises.
Participating in the development and implementation of strategic plans for Medical
Ensuring compliance with statutory standards.
Performing administrative duties.
General InformationSalary range
: Not specifiedAdditional information
: Not specifiedContract type
: PermanentJob type
: Full TimeLocation
: NairobiArea of work
: Medical, healthSeniority
: Expert (non-managerial)
Job RequirementsRequired education
: Post-graduate educationRequired relevant work experience
: 5 yearsRequired skills
: Personal training; Patient care; Radiotherapy; Medicine; Work place safetyRequired languages:
English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)
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