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Electronics Technologist - Medical Physics - Regular Full-time  (222022)

Toronto, ON, CA Posted: 6/15/2022 3:51:10 PM

We currently have a Regular Full-time opportunity for a Electronics Technologist in the Medical Physics at our Bayview campus.



Hours of Work: Days, Evenings, 8 hrs, As per schedule

Summary of Duties

To provide electrical and electronics expertise and support to the Radiation Treatment Program at the Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. The Electronics Technologist is responsible for performing a variety of duties related to preventative maintenance, repair, troubleshooting, and testing of radiation therapy equipment. The position reports directly to the Head of the Department of Medical Physics.

Responsibilities include preventive maintenance, morning equipment start-up, correcting equipment malfunctions, maintaining an accurate service logbook, maintaining a comprehensive spare parts inventory, repairing electrical and electronic equipment, designing and constructing specialized electronic equipment and gathering machine performance data. In-house training on treatment equipment will be provided. Attending service training as required and maintaining skills and keeping current on new equipment is recommended.


· Successful completion of a Diploma in Electronics Engineering Technology. Required

· Additional experience with radiation emitting equipment, computers electronics applications, high voltage, vacuum and electronic control systems, including microprocessor-based systems etc., preferred.

· Ability to troubleshoot and repair systems to the component level.

· A high degree of mechanical aptitude and willingness to work around the radiation emitting equipment. Required.

· A minimum of 1-year service experience on linear accelerators, CT simulators, and brachytherapy equipment is preferred.

· Considerable judgement and problem solving ability is required to identify, analyze and define problems and select the most appropriate solution.

· Ability to perform fine motor movements for making fine adjustments and repairs to computer circuit boards, using small hand tools, manipulating small mechanical parts, data entry including logging problems and solutions found in a log book.

· Demonstrated effective problem solving, conflict resolution and decision making practices

· Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

· Ability to interact effectively with individuals at all levels and ability to work well independently and in a team environment

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their cover letter and resume (in one document) quoting 222022 to:

Human Resources
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

To apply, please click "Apply for Position" at the bottom of this page.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you require accommodation for disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please indicate this in your cover letter.

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre is strongly committed to inclusion and diversity within its community and welcomes all applicants including but not limited to: visible minorities, all religions and ethnicities, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and all others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

Please be advised that in order to be eligible for employment at Sunnybrook, all new hires must have received the full series of a COVID-19 vaccine or combination of COVID-19 vaccines approved by Health Canada (e.g., two doses of a two-dose vaccine series, or one dose of a single-dose vaccine series); AND have received the final dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at least 14 days ago. Medical exemptions or any other kind of requested exemption based upon the Hospital’s obligations pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code will be considered on a case-by-case basis.