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Diagnostic Ultrasound Sonographer (multiple locations available including Hillsboro, Beaverton, and Salem in Oregon and Vancouver, WA)

Primary Location Oregon, OR Job Number 1229766 Date posted 07/03/2024
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Positions are NOT restricted to just Hillsboro, there are multiple positions open in Salem, West Portland, and South Washington.

Available Locations:

Westside Medical Center in Hillsboro, Beaverton Medical, Skyline Medical- Salem, North Lancaster Medical- Salem, Orchard Medical- Vancouver. 

Available Shifts: Day, Evening, Variable

Float Differential: $ 2.00 for Variable positions 

All-Inclusive Hiring Opportunity!

Applying to this position is the first step to obtaining a diagnostic ultrasound position at Kaiser Permanente.

We have a variety of full time and part time positions available, with varying shifts and locations.

Next Steps to beginning your Imaging Career at Kaiser Permanente:

1. Apply to this position to express interest in a career at Kaiser Permanente Imaging Department.

2. The Northwest Talent Acquisition Consultant team will reach out via phone call to provide you with a list of open positions.

3. When you identify a position, you are interested in being considered for, you will communicate back to the Northwest Talent Acquisition Consultant. 

4. The hiring team will review and contact you for a virtual interview.  

5. If selected, you will be contacted by Talent Acquisition with an overview of the final steps in the hiring process, and shortly after you will receive an electronic offer letter and be connected with the unit manager.

Job Summary:

To provide diagnostic ultrasound services in a hospital and/or clinical setting, to include OB/GYN, abdominal, and vascular superficial structures. Clerical duties as required. To perform all duties in a manner which promotes team concepts and reflects the KPNW Mission and philosophy.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Performing diagnostic procedures, using knowledge, skills and abilities required for age of patient served to include routine, emergent, portable, surgical examinations in accordance with department policies and procedures.

  • Communication with Radiologist.

  • Assist patient/transport.

  • Exam review. File work. Restocking supplies/cleaning. Quality Assurance functions. Other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications:


  • N/A


  • Graduate of an CAAHEP Accredited Ultrasound sonographer Program at time of hire or 2 yrs previous Ultrasound experience.

  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.

License, Certification, Registration

  • Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Certificate - Ob-Gyn required at hire from American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers OR Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Certificate - Abdomen required at hire from American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers

  • Sonography Technologist License (Oregon)

  • Basic Life Support within 1 months of hire


Additional Requirements:

  • NOTE: Oregon Board of Medical Imaging License required for positions assigned in Oregon (OBMI) ONLY.

  • Daily use of diagnostic equipment, Imaging and health care computer system.

  • Demonstrates customer-focused service skills.

  • Ability to use and apply excellent communication and interpersonal skills.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum one (1) year experience performing Ultrasound exams, preferably within the last three (3) years.

  • Vascular Ultrasound sonographer experience preferred. 

  • Registered Vascular Technologist (RVT) ARDMS certification.

  • Organizational skills, time management, prioritization, planning; attention to detail; problem solving, decision making, judgment; technical skills; initiative; communication, interpersonal skills, customer relations, organizational relations.

  • Adaptability; following Policies and Procedures; flexibility.

  • Able to work unsupervised and perform exams independently and confidently.

Primary Location: Oregon,Oregon,Unknown Additional Locations:

Kaiser Sunnyside Medical Center, 10180 SE Sunnyside Rd., Clackamas,Oregon, 97015
Mt. Talbert Medical Offices, 10100 SE Sunnyside Rd., Clackamas,Oregon, 97015
North Lancaster Medical Offices, 2400 NE Lancaster Dr., Salem,Oregon, 97305
Skyline Medical Offices, 5125 S. Skyline Rd., Salem,Oregon, 97306
South Interstate Medical Offices, 3500 N. Interstate Ave., Portland,Oregon, 97227
Westside Hospital, 2875 NE Stucki Ave., Hillsboro,Oregon, 97124
Orchards Medical Offices, 7101 NE 137th Ave., Vancouver,Washington, 98682
Beaverton Medical/Dental Offices 4855 SW Western A, 4855 SW Western Ave., Beaverton,Oregon, 97005
Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Variable Workdays: Variable Working Hours Start: Variable Working Hours End: Variable Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: W08|UFCW|Local 555 Job Level: Individual Contributor Department: Westside Medical Cntr - Ultrasound - 1001 Pay Range: $51.16 - $63.94 / hour The ranges posted above reflect the location in the job posting. The salary range may vary if you reside in a different location or state than the location posted. Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time At Kaiser Permanente, equity, inclusion and diversity are inextricably linked to our mission, and we aim to make it a part of everything we do. We know that having a diverse and inclusive workforce makes Kaiser Permanente a better place to receive health care, a more supportive partner in our communities we serve, and a more fulfilling place to work. Working at Kaiser Permanente means that you agree to and abide by our commitment to equity and our expectation that we all work together to create an inclusive work environment focused on a sense of belonging and wellbeing.

Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status. Submit Interest