Operational Manager – Medical Imaging Services (Chief Radiographer)


Operational Manager – Medical Imaging Services (Chief Radiographer)

Launceston, TAS

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Department: The Launceston General Hospital Department of Medical Imaging
Salary: $143,172 – $145,043 per annum

In addition, the following benefits will apply:

  • Access to salary package a range of benefits including living expenses up to $9,010 + $2,650 in meal entertainment each FBT year
  • Employer 10.5% superannuation contribution
  • Professional Development Allowance

Salary range is in accordance with Allied Health Professionals Public Sector Unions Wages Agreement 2019

Work type: Permanent, full time, day worker (with on-call), position working 76 hours per fortnight, commencing from 3 October 2022.
*notwithstanding hours may be negotiated with the successful applicant

  • Applicants should note that, for a period of six months from the date of publication, this selection process may be used to fill subsequent or similar full time and part time vacancies.

The role:

The Operational Manager – Medical Imaging Services (Chief Radiographer) oversees the operational and strategic direction of Radiology Launceston General Hospital, encompassing clinical practice and financial, human resource and physical resource management within the department.

The occupant will:
• Undertake line management responsibility for all staff.
• Provide instruction to Radiographers in advanced medical imaging practices and coordinate the teaching of student radiographers and medical students.
• Spend significant time engaged in hands-on advanced clinical practice. Note: – Please refer to the Statement of Duties for all the selection criteria of this position to address in your application.

About the Team:

The Launceston General Hospital Department of Medical Imaging provides the following services on site:

  • General radiography, CT & MRI Scanning, fluoroscopy, Screening room and a Hybrid theatre, angiography, mobile radiography, ultrasonography & Orthopantomogram (OPG).
  • LGH Medical imaging is supported by contracted radiologists and an accredited training registrar from the RHH
  • Services operate from 0700-0100 7 days a week with on call in all modalities other than general Xray after 1700.




LGH Clinical Management
Phone:    (03) 6777 6008
E-mail:    lgh.clinicalmanagement@ths.tas.gov.au 

Applications Closing Date: Wednesday 26 October 2022