Medical Radiographer at St. Lukes Hospital

Posted on: Sat 18-11-2023

St. Luke's Hospital provides the best in diagnostic testing by combining the sophisticated power of technology with the expertise of highly skilled doctors and specialists.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Medical Radiographer

Location: Asaba, Delta

Employment Type: Full-time


  • Reporting to the Head of Radiology Unit, as a Radiographer, you'll examine various types of images, including x-rays, computer tomography (CT) scans, ultrasounds, and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans.
  • The incumbent will aid in the diagnosis of patients by capturing images of bones, organs, and human tissue.
  • This role entails ensuring compliance with established safety regulations and procedures when operating radiation equipment in order to prevent ill-exposure to ionizing radiation.
  • The Incumbent will operate the machinery used to collect these images, take responsibility for radiation safety, communicate test results, and obtain patient histories from patient interviews.


  • Performing diagnostic imaging procedures, such as MRI, CT, X-rays, and ultrasound.
  • Communicate test results and their diagnosis to a patient's primary physician through a report.
  • Obtaining patient histories from patient interviews
  • Take responsibility for radiation safety in work area, including checking equipment for malfunctions and errors
  • Keeping up to date by attending all relevant training on treatment and equipment;
  • Monitor patients during and after radiation to ensure a proper response to treatment.
  • Set accurate radiation levels in accordance with established standards and also obtain patient consent prior to diagnostic imaging to fulfill legal requirements.
  • Supervising and monitoring the work of radiography assistants and student radiographers;
  • Producing reports as and when required;
  • Recording and storing patient examination results and ensuring compliance with Data Protection Act and Patient Confidentiality codes are also part of radiographers' description
  • Develop films and process digital images to obtain high-quality radiographs, which are presented to physicians for interpretation.
  • Seeking patient cooperation and trust and showing sensitivity
  • Developing a relationship with the patient and the patient's family;
  • Operating technical equipment responsibly and confidently;
  • Observing and assessing patients' responses to treatment, often on a daily basis
  • Obtaining patient histories from patient interviews
  • Electronic records (documentation)
  • Preparing comprehensive reports of findings.

Qualification and Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Medical Radiography
  • 3 -5 years post NYSC experience
  • Must have completed the mandatory National Youth Service Corps or have an exemption certificate.
  • Good knowledge of MRI Scans will be an added advantage.
  • Proficient with Healthcare Management Systems
  • Candidate must posses current practicing license
  • Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Highly motivated team player willing to go the extra mile.

Application Closing Date

31st December, 2023.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should apply by sending their CV and Application Letters to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.