Radiographer Job Vacancy at Bristol Park Hospital Nairobi

Bristol Park Hospital is a fast-growing private health facility with four branches. Three in Nairobi Eastlands Area and one in Machakos CBD. The Hospital is seeking to recruit the best talents to join the team for the following positions.

Position Title: Radiographer

Reference Number: HR/R/1357/2022

Category: Operations

Location: Bristol Park Hospital Nairobi

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Position the patient properly into the beam of the radiation/ultrasound source and adjusting the proper exposure techniques for the optimum film resolution with the least radiation exposure to the patient.
  • Place proper immobilization devices and protective shielding on the patient and take any protective measures for themselves and all other personnel in the radiation area.
  • Calculate the length and time of exposure for the diagnosis and/or treatment of the affected area by knowing which exposure techniques need to be used in terms of KV, MA and time.
  • Develop, implement and maintain appropriate clinical guidelines ensuring clinical effectiveness to optimise patient care.
  • Use the proper size image receptor and technically adjust it to record the maximum visualization of an anatomic structure
  • Ensure care, safety and physical comfort of the patient having radiographs
  • Develop the image by automatic processing methods plus CR Imaging and distinguishing acceptable radiographs for the radiologist to interpret.
  • Assemble completed radiographic exams with an appropriate file folder and maintain proper records.
  • Assure patient privacy/confidentiality and dignity.
  • Engage the patient during the scan and explain to them the results within the radiographer’s scope
  • Prepare accurate and clear reports to assist other clinical staff to make an accurate diagnosis
  • Carry out minor maintenance and cleaning of the equipment and report any malfunctions to the Head of the department.
  • Refer any complicated issues requiring specialist review to the Radiologist
  • Undertake any other duties assigned incidental to the work described herein.
  • Comply with relevant infection control and safety policies

Qualifications, Experience and Competence:

  • A minimum of a Diploma in Radiography/Imaging Sciences and registered with the Society of Radiographers in Kenya or Radiation Protection Board of Kenya.
  • Minimum of three years’ progressive experience as a Radiographer.
  • The job holder must possess a valid license.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication & customer care skills.

How to Apply

If you meet our essential criteria and you are looking for a role in a dynamic team where you can make a real difference, please submit your application to the HR Team – Bristol Park Hospital through

The application closing date is 11th August 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.