Western Slope Orthopaedics always welcomes resumes and letters of interest from people interested in joining the WSO team.

X-Ray Technician, Part-time

The X-Ray Technician maintains current licensing as a Limited Scope or Radiologic Technician.  The X-Ray technician ensures that doctors’ X-Ray orders are promptly identified and completed while providing a patient experience that is friendly, calm, helpful, and safe.  The Technician will be comfortable taking X-Rays of shoulders, hips, knees, arms and legs, and extremities.

This part-time position works 1 – 2 days per week and reports to the Clinic Supervisor.

Additional responsibilities include, however are not limited to:

  • Preparing for Clinic by printing patient list, preparing equipment, and ensuring X-Ray area is clean, well-organized, and stocked with needed supplies.
  • Watching for incoming X-Ray requests, and processing requests quickly and accurately.
  • Explaining procedures to patients and answering questions.
  • Positioning patients for imaging exams.
  • Monitoring patients during exams.
  • Documenting information with computers.
  • Reporting valuable information to the physician.
  • Ensuring safety of patients during exams.
  • Escorting patients from exam room to x-ray room and preparing them for x-ray.
  • Assisting patients, when appropriate, with positioning on table or standing for x-ray.
  • Making backup copies of patient x-rays.
  • Recording, mailing and/or returning outside film or CD.
  • Downloading images from other facilities.
  • Maintaining equipment by cleaning equipment daily, following preventative maintenance schedule, and documenting maintenance.
  • Providing general clinic support as requested.

Minimum Skills, Abilities, Knowledge, and Aptitude include:

  • Understands and abides by HIPAA at all times.
  • Adheres to safety procedures at all times.
  • Maintains current certification as a Radiological Technician or Limited Scope Technician.
  • Highly knowledgeable in all terminology related to radiography, anatomy, and pathology.
  • Highly proficient using medical EHR and PM software, X-Ray programs, and general computer usage.
  • Consistently pays attention to detail.
  • Communicates professionally, clearly, and with empathy.
  • Able to develop a rapport with physicians, medical assistants, patients, and office staff.
  • Properly maintains equipment and records.
  • Promptly follows-up on responsibilities and completes tasks in a timely manner.
  • Pro-actively seeks out ways to help others, i.e. is a strong team player.
  • Able to squat, sit, stand, and lift up to 25# intermittently.

Western Slope Orthopaedics is located in Montrose, CO.   We offer a generous compensation package, friendly staff, fun work environment, and opportunity for growth.  To apply, please send cover letter and resume to:  JKunz@wsorthodocs.com.


X-Ray Technician:

  • LSO or RT certification required
  • EHR experience helpful
  • Pay depends upon experience
  • Full-time M-F 8-5. No night/weekend shifts.
  • Benefits include: PTO, paid holidays, medical insurance, and 401K.
Please send resume with desired salary to officeads4@gmail.com.


Physician Assistant:


  • Paid time off
  • Paid holidays
  • Medical and dental insurance provided for the employee after 60 days
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401k after one year. 

Please contact us for more information.