14 May, 2024

Nuclear Medicine Technologist Grade 2

  • Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
  • Parkville VIC, Australia
Full time Nuclear Medicine

Job Description

At Peter Mac we aim to continuously improve cancer care, research and education across all cancers and for all people affected by cancer: changing lives, breaking new ground. Everything we do is underpinned by our core values, Excellence, Compassion and Innovation. Welcoming people from a wide variety of different backgrounds and experiences is critical to fostering innovation, cultivating compassion, attracting and retaining top talent and providing the best possible cancer care for our patients.



Full Time Ongoing Role


We are currently seeking a dynamic Nuclear Medicine Technologist to join our growing team. An immediate ongoing position is available for a Grade 2 Nuclear Medicine Technologist. As part of our extensive team, you'll play a vital role in delivering patient care through the performance of diagnostic and therapeutic nuclear medicine procedures.




Our Molecular Imaging team is at the forefront, conducting nearly 10,000 PET scans and over 900 radionuclide therapy treatments annually, establishing itself as the largest theranostics center in Australia. Actively engaged in numerous trials, including the imaging of first in human diagnostic and therapeutic tracers, we offer comprehensive support and training. Through our focus on continuing education, Nuclear Medicine Technologists (NMTs) regularly showcase their expertise at national and international conferences. Joining our team offers you the opportunity to enhance you skills in PET, hot and cold lab procedures, general nuclear medicine and radionuclide therapy.


Nuclear Medicine at Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre (video 2) (youtube.com)


Full time permananent ongoing 

RDO roster

Minimal on call

Reports to Chief Nuclear Medicine Technologist




To be considered for this role, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Bachelors degree in Medical Radiations (Nuclear Medicine)
  • Be registered with APHRA (MRPB) 
  • Possess a Victorian Radiation Use Licence
  • Valid Police check and working with children check
  • Provide a copy of your COVID-19 vaccination certificate (or valid medical exemption) to comply with mandatory vaccination requirements as directed by the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)

Applicants to this role should provide a covering letter outlining relative key skills and experience to assist us with our assessment. 


For further information about this opportunity, click Apply to be redirected to the Peter Mac Careers page where you can review the position summary.


Alternatively, please contact us using the information below for a confidential discussion.


Hiring Manager: Julia Keenan
Contact Number:03 8559 6764
Email: julia.keenan@petermac.org


Applications Close: 11:59PM 24th of May 2024


Position Summary

Working as part of the Molecular Imaging team to deliver the best possible clinical service for our patients and their referrers.

  • Perform all duties of a Grade 1 NMT when required.
  • Practice with increased competence, relying on a greater depth of knowledge and experience
  • Provide supervision in certain rostered areas of the Department
  • Support Grade 4 Lead NMT’s and Chief NMT in maintaining Department goals of service provision, quality and safety

Enterprise Agreement

Allied Health Professionals (Victorian Public Sector) (Single Interest Employers) Enterprise Agreement 2021 - 2025

Classification or Salary Range

CJ7 – CT7

Immunisation Risk Category

Immunisation Category A

Key Relationships



  • Molecular Imaging staff
  • Referring Doctors
  • Other hospital staff (clinical and administrative)




  • Vendors/Suppliers
  • Commercial and academic collaborators
  • Peers at other sites




Bachelor of Applied Science


Essential Requirements


  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Medical Radiations – Nuclear Medicine Technology) or equivalent
  • Radiation Use License (Vic DHHS)
  • AHPRA Registration - Medical Radiations (NMT)


Desirable Requirements


  • Post graduate Diagnostic CT qualification



Certifications, Licenses & Registrations

Radiation Use Licence
AHPRA Registration

Key Accountabilities

Key Accountabilities Demonstrated by / Key Performance Indicators
1. Clinical Support


  • Maintain Department objectives
  • Current clinical protocols in place
  • Maintain patient satisfaction levels
  • Ensure high skill levels of staff across all clinical areas


2. Leadership


  • Effective performance of rostered staff
  • Encourage performance development
  • Maintain a cohesive team environment
  • Demonstrate effective problem resolution



Key Accountabilities (Contd..)




For further information about this opportunity, click Apply to be redirected to the Peter Mac Careers page where you can review the position profile. Alternatively, please contact us for a confidential discussion.



Peter Mac requires its staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Please contact us if you would like to discuss this requirement.





  • Peter Mac offer a range of benefits which support our people both personally and professionally.
  • Our staff benefits include award winning facilities, professional development and events, a health and wellbeing program, flexible work practices and policies and financial benefits such as salary packaging.
  • We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with a disability.

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