Posting date: 30-11-2018 | Closing date: 31-01-2019
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Beacon International Specialist Centre Sdn Bhd
Beacon is a medium-sized boutique hospital equipped with 100 beds and a comprehensive team managed by fully, proficient and experienced healthcare professionals with more than 15 years of experience individually. This plays a critical role in ensuring the quality of treatment delivered often exceeding industry standards. Our success in the establishing and managing our first Cancer Excellence Centre, has inspired us to develop seven other specialty centres, namely the Brain and Spine, Bone and Joint, Eye, Men’s Health and Urology, Women’s Health, Health Screening and Research centres. These specialty centres are anchored by several medical specialists who have more than 20 years of individual experience, with many recognised as thought leaders in their own right, both nationally and internationally.
MEDICAL PHYSICIST
(Petaling Jaya, Selangor )
Job Descriptions
  • Responsible for maintenance and quality assurance of all radiation dosimetry standards and radiotherapy equipment including responsibilities for the calibration of dosimeters, implementation of dosimetry protocols, measurement of the characteristics of all treatment beams and the provisions of dosimetry data for clinical treatment
  • To work closely with the radiotherapists and radiographers to ensure effective treatment planning and delivery of all modalities of radiotherapy by providing expertise on clinical dose distributions for individual patients, treatment simulation and verification, calculations and dose measurements for individual patients including in stereotactic radiosurgery and radiotherapy procedures
  • Responsible for the handling of brachytherapy sources
  • Verification of provision and maintenance of safety features including checks on interlocks and barriers designed to restrict access to controlled areas
  • Testing for leakage of radioactive material from sources used for brachytherapy
  • Assessment of radiation safety hazards and the preparation of contingency plans for such events such as fire in an area where radioactive sources are stored or used or in the event of lost sources
  • Environmental radiation monitoring of equipment and room shielding
  • To provide advice on the planning of new installations so that statutory regulations pertaining to radiation shielding is complied with including advice on equipment specification and performance
  • Responsible for commissioning of new radiotherapy equipment before it can be used clinically
  • Responsible for the provision of comprehensive Quality Assurance (QA) programmes to ensure the correct and safe functioning of all treatment and treatment planning units and simulators
  • Responsible that effective maintenance arrangement is implemented for all radiation emitting and radiation calibration equipment
  • To teach and train other staff undergoing in-house courses in radiation safety
  • To maintain the confidentiality of all medical records
  • To exercise courtesy at all times
  • To perform any other duties as may be assigned by the Chief Medical Physicist/Medical Director/Management
Job Requirements
  • Candidate must possess at least diploma, Advanced/Higher/Graduate Diploma, Bachelor's Degree, Post Graduate Diploma, Professional Degree, Finance/Accountancy or equivalent
  • At least 2 year(s) of working experience in the related field is required for this position
  • Excellent communication and inter-personnel skills
  • Proactive, resourceful and able to work independently and under pressure 
  • Full-Time position(s) available

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Interested applicants are invited to write-in / fax-in / email with comprehensive resume including current and expected salary to:

Beacon International Specialist Centre Sdn Bhd
46050, Petaling Jaya
Selangor

Email: tuen.yf@beaconhospital.com.my


Employment Type
: Full Time
No of Vacancies
: 1
Min. Qualification
: Bachelor Degree
Min. Experience
: 2 Year(s)