Title:  Senior Radiographer – 3 Year Fixed Term Contract

Location:  Orapa, BW


Purpose of the Role

To provide, manage and coordinate the radiological service.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Determines sectional equipment to be replaced and approves orders
  • Conducts radiological procedures using digital systems according to set protocols .e.g medical surveliiance, clinical, emergency and trauma
  • Conducts unltrasound procedures .e.g Obstetric, trauma ,small parts, abdomen and gynaecologic scans for both stable and emergency cases.
  • Integrates medical history and sonographic findings to write a detailed report.
  • Interprets clinical requests and appropriately instructs clients in preparation for investigations
  • Interprets clinical requests and determines suitable radiographic examinations
  • Monitors and maintains stock levels for the unit on a regular basis
  • Performs special radiological procedures such as theatre radiography , HSG, IVU, MCU, Ba. Swallow as requested.
  • Performs ultrasound for interventional procedures (eg guided biopsy/needle aspiration etc)
  • Recommends alternative investigations where applicable
  • Regulary inspects diagnostic equipment to ensure they are functioning and operating efficiently including troubleshooting
  • Ensures completion of billing process for the section
  • Manages subordinates key effective areas by settling, monitoring and reviewing performance
  • Coordinates and manages the implementation of and compliance to legal and corporate principles in area of responsibility
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Other Job Responsibilities

  • Recommends and incorporates cost saving initiatives into budgets and controls expenditure within approved parameters.
  • Adheres to all safety, health and environmental policies and procedures in area of responsibility


  • Bachelors Degree in Diagnostic Radiography
  • Added Advantage: Diploma in Sonography


Five years post qualification experience

Legal Certification/Professional Registration

  • Registration with Botswana Health Professionals Council

Technical Competencies

  • Be able to perform general radiography
  • Perform routine obstetric and gynecology scan
  • Conduct emergency and FAST scans
  • Interpret clinical requests

Behavioral Competencies

  • (SU_S)_Business Acumen (2)
  • (SU_S)_Change Leadership (1)
  • (SU_S)_Concern for Safety, Health and the Environment (4)
  • (SU_S)_Developing Others (3)
  • (SU_S)_Impact & Influence (2)
  • (SU_S)_Innovation (2)
  • (SU_S)_Managing Performance and Holding People Accountable (4)
  • (SU_S)_Planning, Coordination and Execution (3)
  • (SU_S)_Service Orientation (3)
  • (SU_S)_Teamwork & Collaboration (2)
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Closing Date: 17 May 2024

Fixed Term Contract
3 years

Job Segment: Medical Technologist, Radiographer, Compliance, Gynecology, Ultrasound, Healthcare, Legal