Radiographers and Sonographers Vacancies at Chevron Nigeria Limited - Terra Energy Services Nigeria Limited

On 18/Jun/2018 / In Oil and Gas Jobs

Terra Energy Services Nigeria Limited - An indigenous Oil & Gas Company, is recruiting on behalf of Chevron Nigeria Limited, to fill the following vacant positions below in Lagos State
 
Position: Radiographers and Sonographers
 
Location: Lagos
 
Duties and Responsibilities
* This job involves the use of x-ray and ultrasound machines, as well as other forms of imaging technology, to examine and carry out diagnosis.
* Candidate will be expected to acquire images to help with the diagnosis of illnesses and injuries.
* Candidate may also be expected to contribute towards interpreting images, establishing treatment plans and helping with intervention procedures,
 
Job Responsibilities
* Evaluate patients’ medical condition and history to determine most suitable radiographic technique for diagnosis
* Interact with patients to offer them psychological support and address their concerns regarding an imaging procedure
* Adjust diagnostic equipment to deliver accurate amount of radiation to patients
* Operate complex medical instruments such as MRIs, CT scanners, X-ray, ultrasound, and several other imaging devices
* Liaise with oncologists and physicians to plan treatment for cancer patients
* Direct and supervise the activities of radiography assistants and trainee radiographers
* Maintain proper records of patient details ensuring confidentiality of sensitive information
* Follow up on patients after treatment to track the progress of recovery and ensure patients show no signs of radiation side effect
* Explain to patients and their family the details of a procedure and ways to manage possible side effects
* Regularly inspect diagnostic equipment to ensure they are functional and operate efficiently
* Assist oncologists and physicians during complex radiological examinations
* Ensure compliance with health and safety guidelines to minimize risk of exposure to ionizing radiation
* Correctly position patients prior to X-ray imaging in order to obtain high quality films
* Use portable devices to conduct diagnostic scans on patients who can’t move to the radiology unit.
 
Qualifications and Skills
* B.Sc (Radiography and/or Sonography)
* NYSC certificate
* At least 2 years experience in Ultrasound scanning after training.
* At least 2 years experience in CT scanning on a machine 64 slice and above
* Excellent interpersonal and communication skills;
* A supportive and caring disposition;
* Self-motivation and the ability to work under pressure;
* Organisational and decision-making skills;
* The ability to work as part of a team;
* Attention to detail;
* Confidence in using leading-edge technologies.
 
Expected Working Conditions
Candidates may be assigned to any of the following locations and working conditions:
* An Office based schedule of 5 working days from Monday through Friday with off duty on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays.
* A field location on a Rotational Schedule of 14 days on duty/14 days off duty (average of 15.2 days/month)
* Agbami FPSO or other critical location or job function on a 28/28 day Rotational Schedule with 28 days (‘On-Duty’) followed by 28 days’ time-off (‘Off-Duty’)
 
Work Hours:
* Hours of duty shall be in compliance with medical operations within the company. This will include shift duties, call-duties, weekend coverage and public holidays.
 
Workdays are defined as follows:
* Every day of the week (Monday through Sunday including Public Holidays).
 
Application Deadline Date: 
22nd June, 2018

 

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