Hospital Radiographer Vacancy in Nairobi

Position: Radiographer

Nature of Job: Locum or Full time

Location: Nairobi

Salary: Commensurate with Experience (Attractive)

Summary: A hospital in Nairobi is urgently seeking to recruit an experienced Radiographer to undertake patient evaluation and testing; provide diagnostic and evidentiary data for physicians by capturing images of organs, bone, and tissue for patient diagnosis.

Job Responsibilities

  • Evaluate patients’ medical condition and history to determine most suitable radiographic technique for diagnosis
  • Perform diagnostic imaging examinations like x rays, ultrasound, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, and mammography as may be required.
  • Produce x-ray films (radiographs) of parts of the human body for use in diagnosing medical problems.
  • Interact with patients to offer them psychological support and address their concerns regarding an imaging procedure
  • Adjust diagnostic equipment to deliver accurate amount of radiation to patients
  • Operate complex medical instruments
  • Maintain proper records of patient details ensuring confidentiality of sensitive information
  • Follow up on patients after treatment to track the progress of recovery and ensure patients show no signs of radiation side effect
  • Regularly inspect diagnostic equipment to ensure they are functional and operate efficiently
  • Assist oncologists and physicians during complex radiological examinations
  • Ensure compliance with health and safety guidelines to minimize risk of exposure to ionizing radiation
  • Correctly position patients prior to X-ray imaging in order to obtain high quality films
  • Use portable devices to conduct diagnostic scans on patients who can’t move to the radiology unit

Key Requirements and Skills

  • Qualifications in radiologic technology/ radiography or sonography
  • 2-5 Years’ experience
  • Relevant Certification
  • Attention to details
  • IT Skills- Proficient in operating computerized machines
  • Teamwork ability- adept at working with other health professionals
  • Good communication skills
  • Self-disciplined with good customer service skills
  • A knack for modern technology

If you meet the above qualifications, skills and experience send your CV to

Only the shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Health and Medical
Updated: July 24, 2017 — 3:09 pm