1. Pre-Arrival

  • Pre-Arrival
    Pre-Arrival

    Medical Radiation Technologist is a regulated profession in most Canadian provinces. You need to be registered with the relevant provincial authority in Alberta, British Columbia, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec and Saskatchewan so that you are allowed to practice … Continue reading


2. Skills Development

  • Skills development
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    Canadian employers put a high emphasis on soft skills, which are personal attributes that enhance your interactions, job performance and career prospects. Unlike your hard skills, you can apply your soft skills broadly. Soft skills, such as good communication, problem-solving … Continue reading


3. Understanding Canadian Workplaces

  • Understanding Canadian workplaces
    Medical Radiation Technologist

    Canadian employers who often do not know how to assess education and work experience from other countries, may require or prefer you to have experience working in Canada. Lack of local market experience can pose a challenge for newcomers, but … Continue reading


4. Job Finding Techniques

  • Job finding techniques
    Getting the Job

    There’s a high demand for medical radiation technologists in Canada, however, the Canadian job market is very competitive, so be prepared and understand each of the steps needed to gain employment. As well, finding a job in Canada may be … Continue reading


5. Associations

  • Associations
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    The associations listed below provide additional information about licensure and certification and offer a variety of professional development, education and networking opportunities.


6. Employment

  • Employment
    Medical Radiation Technologist

    The National Occupational Classification (NOC) is Canada’s reference on occupations. It provides job descriptions, occupational statistics and labour market information. Finding a job in Canada may be different than in your home country and you may need help finding job … Continue reading