CancerCare Manitoba


CancerCare Manitoba located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada is a provincial agency which provides clinical and academic services and leadership for cancer control and the treatment of blood disorders. We invite applications for the position of:

GD Radiation Therapist - Treatment & Simulation
Radiation Therapy - MacCharles
6 Positions Available

Permanent Part-time (0.2 EFT)
Competition #: 211-17-7142091

Job Summary:

The Radiation Therapy Department at CCMB provides radiation therapy for cancer patients and education of radiation therapy students for the province of Manitoba. The General Duty Radiation Therapist (GDRT) provides clinical services and participates in clinical instruction of radiation therapy students, radiation oncology residents and other staff/students as consistent with the mission, values and policies of CCMB.

The GDRT is under the supervision of a Senior Radiation Therapist and a Clinical Resource Radiation Therapist. The assignment for the incumbent will include treatment and simulation. The incumbent may also be required to provide coverage for other areas within the Radiation Therapy Department based on their recent clinical experience.

EFT Hours:

  • Monday to Friday 12.5 hours between 06:00 - 18:00 per pay period
  • Every other weekend Saturday 09:00 - 12:00 and Standby Saturday 12:00 - 17:00 and Sunday 09:00 - 17:00
  • Standby statutory holidays 09:00 - 17:00



  • Current Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technology (CAMRT) registration
  • Certificate for CPR - BLS HCP - Level C
  • Satisfactory Employment Record

The following will be assessed through the pre-interview written questions and verbal interview:
  • Ability to perform tasks accurately and reliably
  • Demonstrate commitment to continuing education
  • Demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrate assessment and problem solving skills
  • Demonstrate commitment to team work
  • Demonstrate effective organizational skills; ability to organize and prioritize work
  • Demonstrate an ability to lead, assess and educate (patients, family, peers, students)
  • Demonstrate flexibility/adaptability in meeting needs of the patients and work unit
  • Demonstrate a commitment to quality improvement

  • Recent treatment and simulation experience
  • CT Therapy Certificate (CTRT)

  • Experience with ARIA RO and Varian Linear Accelerators and Phillips and Siemens CT
  • Bachelor of (Radiation) Science, Health Science Degree
  • Advanced credentials eg. CMD and/or CDC
  • CAMRT full length courses or other RT related courses
  • Professional awards or honors


Please note:
Seniority for this competition will be applied based on the specific CCMB-MAHCP MLB certificate for this location and the RT selection and recruitment guidelines.

An employee is not permitted to hold two or more EFT positions greater than 1.0 combined across CancerCare Manitoba; Winnipeg and Brandon. Consider this prior to applying for positions, as Employees in this situation cannot be awarded an additional position that will put them over full-time (1.0 EFT).

This position is subject to a Criminal Record Check, including Vulnerable Sector Search, an Adult Abuse Registry Check and a Child Abuse Registry Check. The successful candidate will be responsible for any service charges incurred. Interviewed candidates may be called upon to participate in a skills assessment and/or provide evidence of educational achievements.

CancerCare Manitoba is committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free recruitment processes and work environment. If you are contacted by CancerCare Manitoba regarding a job opportunity or testing, please advise if accommodation measures must be taken to enable you to apply and be assessed in a fair and equitable manner.

Salary: As Per MAHCP Collective Agreement

Please submit a detailed cover letter outlining how you meet the requirements for this position along with a current resume which references the Competition Number:

CancerCare Manitoba
Human Resources Services
675 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, MB R3E OV9

or Fax: (204) 786-0181

Closing Date: January 4, 2018