Ultrasound Technician - Per Diem VARIED HOURS in Huntington Park, CA at Pipeline Health Los Angeles

Date Posted: 7/13/2021

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Job Description

Community Hospital of Huntington Park

Job Title: Ultrasound Technician - Per Diem VARIED HOURS 

City: Huntington Park / State: California    


Varied Shifts

Varied Hours



Job Description and Job Responsibilites


Job Title: Ultrasonographer

Job Summary:

The Ultrasound Technologist performs all diagnostic ultrasound procedures in the Imaging Department.  U/S Technologist must demonstrate competent knowledge of the principles of sonography and patient care.  Must exhibit a professional demeanor to all customers, physicians and staff and maintain that professionalism at all times.

Holidays,Vacations, Weekends and ON-CALL responsibility.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Demonstrates knowledge of principles of physics, scanning technique and computer science skills related to ultrasound scanning according to approved department procedure manual.

  • Demonstrates complete working knowledge of all ultrasound equipment and computer software necessary to perform studies.

  • Demonstrates correct and adequate anatomic positioning using ultrasound imaging technique to obtain desired views.

  • Reviews exposed films for proper positioning, technique and identification according to approved protocols.

  • Performs any other duties or responsibilities which may be assigned.

Behavioral Standards: 

  • Exhibits customer and service oriented behaviors in every day work interactions.

  • Demonstrates a courteous and respectful attitude to internal workforce and external customers.


  • Provides accurate and timely written and verbal communication of clinical information in a manner that is understood by all involved in the delivery of patient care.   

  • Able to listen, understand, problem-solve, and carry-out duties to ensure the optimal patient care outcomes.

  • Able to use IT systems in an accurate and proficient manner.


  • Contributes toward effective, positive working relationships with internal and external colleagues.

  • Demonstrates cooperation, flexibility, reliability, and dependability in all daily work activities and a willingness to collaborate with others for the good of the customer and the organization. 

Job Requirements



  • High school graduate

  • Completion of Accredited Ultrasound Program

  • MINIMUM 1-2 years of Acute Hospital experience REQUIRED.

  • 1st - 3rd Trimester OB scanning experience REQUIRED.

  • Vascular Scanning experience REQUIRED.

  • The ideal candidate will have:
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • Good understanding of providing superior patient care; comfort, safety and confidentiality.
    • Ability to interact effectively with doctors, patients, peers and management.
    • Lives close to or in Los Angeles.


  • CPR certificate
  • Must be eligible for ARDMS. 

ADA/Physical Demands:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Such accommodations must be requested by the employee/applicant in order to be considered.

  • Required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to fingers, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk and hear; and may taste and smell.  The employee is regularly required to lift, push and/or pull weights in excess of 10 pounds, with assistance. Visual abilities, auditory abilities, must be intact to perform duties.