Allied Health Careers at Lifespan

MRI Technologist Job

Job Number: NH17915

Job Title: Per Diem MRI Technologist

Department: MRI - 1303012

Facility: Newport Hospital

Location: Newport, RI

This position requires thorough knowledge of a specialized MRI technology. Must be registered and in good standing with the American Registry of Radiological Technology (ARRT) or the American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists (ARMRIT). Knowledge of cross-sectional anatomy advanced MRI applications and computer operations.

Must hold a current CPR certification from AHA, BLS for Healthcare Providers.


Under the general supervision of the Lead MRI Technologist, according to standard procedures, operates a magnetic resonance imaging unit and related equipment in order to produce images of any designated anatomical area. Collects and completes records on patient data and equipment operation. Provides assistance to patients and radiologists. Solves minor equipment problems. Performs calibration tests and other quality control functions on equipment and notifies services personnel as required.

The MRI Technologist is expected to embrace Lifespan’s mission of “Delivering health with care” and successfully role model Lifespan’s values of Compassion, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence as these guide our everyday actions with patients, customers and one another.