Physicist - Radiation Oncology - Fargo

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Facility: Roger Maris Cancer Center Clinic
Location: Fargo, ND
Address: 820 4th St N, Fargo, ND 58102, USA
Shift: 8 Hours - Day Shifts
Job Schedule: Full time
Weekly Hours: 40. 00

Job Summary

Sanford Health is seeking a Physicist in the Radiation Oncology Department at the Roger Maris Cancer Center in Fargo, ND. The employee will share duties with three Physicists and a Director of Physics. This is an new position due to department growth. The department has five radiation oncologists and five dosimetrists. Certification in Radiation Oncology Physics with two years of dosimetry experience is preferred; however consideration will be given to non-certified physicists who are board-eligible. This position will be involved in all aspects of radiation oncology physics. HDR experience and AMP status on a RAM license is preferred. Prior Aria/Eclipse experience is preferred. Department equipment consists of 3 Varian linacs: two matched TrueBeams with VisionRT and a Novalis Tx with ExacTrac. The Novalis is slated for replacement in 2022 with a TrueBeam Edge with ExacTrac Dynamic. Department software includes Aria/Eclipse 16.1 with all new FAS/GPU's, RapidArc, RapidPlan and MCO. Velocity, ClearCheck and EZFluence are also used. A new Siemens go. Open Pro CT scanner with RGSC is used for simulations. A Varian Bravos HDR unit is used in a dedicated brachytherapy suite with a second Siemens large bore CT scanner. QA equipment is primarily Sun Nuclear with SunCHECK/DoseCHECK software with 3DS and 1DS tanks, IC Profiler and DQA3.

The department is ACR accredited and is part of Sanford Medical Center Fargo which is accredited by JCAHO. The Roger Maris Cancer Center staff includes 16 Medical Oncologists and 4 Pediatric Oncologists along with a full array of support services.


Master s degree in physics, biophysics, medical physics or radiological physics.

Board certified required. If not certified, the new hire has five years from time of hire to become certified. For a physicist in radiation oncology, acceptable certifications are: the American Board of Radiology in Therapeutic Physics, Therapeutic Medical Physics, or Therapeutic Radiologic Physics, American Board of Medical Physics, Canadian College of Physicist in Medicine or related certification board.


Sanford Health offers an attractive benefits package for qualifying full-time and part-time employees. Depending on eligibility, a variety of benefits include health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, work/life balance benefits, sick leave and paid time off. To review your benefit eligibility, visit .

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Job Function: Allied Health
Req Number: R-75897
Featured: No
Sanford Health
Full time
Salary Range
$68,000.00 - 129,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Fargo, ND 58126, US
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