Medical Physicist – Professional Practice and Academic Leader
BC Cancer – Surrey Centre
BC Cancer is one of the world's renowned cancer organizations. The Surrey Centre, located in Surrey, BC, offers a full range of services in Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Palliative care and support services such as Nutrition, Clinical Trials and Patient and Family Counseling.
Surrey is located 30 kilometers from downtown Vancouver and offers ready access to all the recreational and cultural activities that the Greater Vancouver area has to offer. Join our dynamic and innovative family of health care practitioners in British Columbia, and enjoy Canada’s West Coast Lifestyle with this unique opportunity.
The successful candidate will provide leadership to our Experienced Team of Medical Physicists at our First-Class Facility. You will be responsible for planning, organizing and supervising the medical physics activities and your experience will ensure that these activities are executed at an optimum level. The Centre has 5 linear accelerators equipped with state of the art IMRT, SABR, IGRT, VMAT and motion management systems, Orthovoltage. Treatment planning is carried out on Varian Eclipse integrated into as extensive province-wide Aria network.
The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate excellence in clinical and academic services. We run a CAMPEP accredited graduate medical physics program with the University of British Columbia (UBC) and a province-wide CAMPEP accredited BC Cancer medical physics residency program. A wide variety of collaborative research opportunities exist across the BC Cancer, UBC and Simon Fraser University Campuses.
The successful should hold a Ph.D. degree in Medical Physics or a comparable field, and should be certified by the Canadian College of Physicists in Medicine (CCPM). A minimum of seven years of recent related direct clinical medical Physics experience is required.
To apply, please send a letter expressing your interest along with your curriculum vitae and three reference to:
Kevin P.W. Wang
Advisor, Talent Acquisition – Physician and Scientific Recruitment
Closing date for application: until position filled
For more information about BC Cancer, please visit the website at: www.bccancer.bc.ca
BC Cancer is committed to reducing the incidence of cancer, reducing the mortality from cancer, and improving the quality of life of those living with cancer. BC Cancer provides a comprehensive cancer control program for the people of British Columbia in partnership with regional health authorities to deliver a range of cancer services, which include prevention, screening and early detection, diagnosis and treatment, research, education, supportive care, rehabilitation and palliative care. It operates six regional cancer centres in Surrey, Kelowna, Vancouver, Victoria, Abbotsford and Prince George, along with two research centres that conduct research into the causes and cures for cancer.
BC Cancer is part of the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) which plans, manages and evaluates specialty and province-wide health care services across BC. PHSA embodies values that reflect a commitment to excellence. These include: Respect people • Be compassionate • Dare to innovate • Cultivate partnerships • Serve with purpose.
The PHSA is committed to employment equity and diversity and hires on the basis of merit. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals, including visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Citizens and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority.