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"Radiation Therapist"
Job Description - Part 3 - Skills Required

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Skills Needed for: "Radiation Therapist"

1) Operation Monitoring -- Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.

2) Time Management -- Managing one's own time and the time of others.

3) Operation and Control -- Controlling operations of equipment or systems.

4) Active Listening -- Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.

5) Speaking -- Talking to others to convey information effectively.

6) Instructing -- Teaching others how to do something.

7) Critical Thinking -- Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

8) Service Orientation -- Actively looking for ways to help people.

9) Social Perceptiveness -- Being aware of others' reactions and understanding why they react as they do.

10) Reading Comprehension -- Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.

11) Technology Design -- Generating or adapting equipment and technology to serve user needs.

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12) Coordination -- Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.

13) Science -- Using scientific rules and methods to solve problems.

14) Complex Problem Solving -- Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.

15) Mathematics -- Using mathematics to solve problems.

16) Active Learning -- Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.

17) Equipment Selection -- Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.

18) Quality Control Analysis -- Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.

19) Writing -- Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.

20) Learning Strategies -- Selecting and using training/instructional methods and procedures appropriate for the situation when learning or teaching new things.

21) Management of Personnel Resources -- Motivating, developing, and directing people as they work, identifying the best people for the job.

22) Monitoring -- Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.

23) Troubleshooting -- Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.

24) Operations Analysis -- Analyzing needs and product requirements to create a design.

25) Equipment Maintenance -- Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.

26) Judgment and Decision Making -- Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.

Job Description for "Radiation Therapist" continued here...

Part 1
Duties / Tasks
Part 2
Part 3
Part 4
Part 5

"Radiation Therapist"   Holland / RIASEC Career Code:  S-R-I        SOC:  29-1124.00


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