Providence Health & Services Health Physicist in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Health Physicist (Imaging Department, Variable Shift, 1.0 FTE ) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska.

We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Evaluate proposed activities for presentation to the Radiation Safety Committee.

  • Facilitate discussion with members of the committee and the proposed user.

  • Supervise the record systems for all radiation surveys, wipe tests, leak tests.Maintain records of instrument calibrations.

  • Provide radiation safety support for PAMC & PIC.

  • Maintain current knowledge and implementation of NRC, DOT, and Alaska regulations pertaining to radiation safety, handling of radioactive materials, and the shipping of radioactive material.

  • Develop radiation safety program and conducts annual review of program as required by the NRC.

  • Ensure correct emergency, decontamination, and protection procedures are implemented during emergency situations.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors of Science or engineering with concentration in health physics

  • Passed part 1 of the Certified Health Physicist exam

  • Complete part 2 of the Certified Health Physicist exam within 4 years of hire

  • 2 years health physics experience

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Radiology Technician

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 197021