MRIÂ technologists usually work a 40-hour week, sometimes including evening, weekend or on-call hours. Opportunities are also available for part-time and shift work, as well as flexible scheduling.
Technologists operate diagnostic machinesÂ inÂ hospitals, medical centers, diagnostic imaging centers or physician's offices. MRI technologists also do research in many medical centers. They must comply with safety regulations at all times, protecting themselves andÂ their patients.