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Medical Physicist

Employer

Alberta Health Services

Date Posted

November 22, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $50.87 to $89.48 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 38.75 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 15, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Alberta Health Services

Languages

English

Education

Earned doctorate degree

Work setting

Hospital/medical facility or clinic

Tasks

  • Carry out analysis of research data and prepare research reports
  • Design and conduct research in experimental and theoretical physics
  • Participate as a member of a research or development team in the design and development of experimental, industrial or medical equipment, instrumentation and procedures

Specialization in physics

Medical and health physics

Personal suitability

  • Accurate
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Team player

Experience

Experience an asset


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Medical Physicist is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Physicists
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to carry out analyses of research data in order to formulate and substantiate new theories, concepts and laws related to the properties and interactions of matter and energy; and in developing new processes and devices in fields such as electronics, communications, power generations and distribution, aerodynamics, optics and lasers, remote sensing, and medicine and health

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working with scientific instruments to conduct experiments; and in designing and developing instruments and procedures

DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising technologists and technicians; and in participating as members of research and development teams

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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Abilities

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Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

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Manual Dexterity

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Interest Codes

Astronomers
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to design observational surveys and to conduct detailed analyses, observational studies and theoretical research

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to develop, or participate in the development of, instruments and software for astronomical observation and analyses

DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising technologists and technicians; and in preparing scientific papers and reports

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 

It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective, and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes for this NOC group is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

Learn About Interests

Learn More

Abilities

Compared to my abilities

The abilities related to this job are shown along with your selected abilities.

Typical ability expectations for this job
Selected abilities

Mental Abilities

General Learning Ability

Verbal Ability

Numerical Ability

Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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