I am looking for an x-ray job and can find nothing!?

What am I doing wrong? This is a real catch 22, for me, I graduated almost a year ago and still can't find a freaking job! how the hell am I going to get experience when I can't work? Here's my Resume, you be the judge! I am a skilled and compassionate radiologic technologist with knowledge and some experience in all aspects of a radiology department. I am compassionate about patient care and love taking on new challenges, while being a valued team member. Experience Radiology Librarian September 2002 - Present Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ I currently perform all clerical functions while exercising discretion, independent judgment, and proficient with RIS and PACS. I work directly with the radiologists, screen their phone calls, and make sure their radiographic exams are done correctly and all of the appropriate information is on the exam. I also work closely with my director and help her with statistics in turn-around time and thoroughly make sure that all of the numbers and information is done accurately. I hold all of my responsibilities and dedication to the highest standards at all times. Cardiac Catheterization Lab Radiologic Technologist Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ I performed a wide variety of duties such as running flouro machines and conducting medical transcriptions during cases. I performed many of the nursing functions such as, patient preparation and assisted physicians with procedures. I also Maintained and cleaned equipment to the highest standards of performance and accuracy. Clinical Experience September 2009 - July 2010, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital September 2008 - August 2009, Somerset Medical Center Education Middlesex County College, Edison, NJ September 2007 - July 2010  Associate Degree in Applied Science Graduated with Honors, August 2010 President of the Students Association for Radiography Professional Accomplishments  ARRT certified, August 2010  Diagnostic Radiography, State of New Jersey, 2010

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I think it's a little "wordy" for a resume. I'd take out the long paragraphs of info and use bullet points to highlight your skills. I'd also take out the part where state you performed nursing functions. You can get yourself and your facility in trouble if you practice outside of your scope of practice. I... More
Answered By: Michael's woman - 4/22/2011
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To be honest with you, the only problem I can see with your resume is that you posted it on Y!A and were using unprofessional language to describe your situation. Sure, most of us cuss now and then- and some more than others ;), but I wouldn't be putting something up for all to see on Y!A. Otherwise, it looks fine....... More
Answered By: just juli - 4/22/2011
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