Histology Technologist Supervisor/UKHC

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Apr 10, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Busy academic medical center seeks to find an experienced Histology Supervisor that will be responsible for daily operations and quality and quantity of work performed throughout the Histology Lab.

The Histology Lab manages approximately 29,000 surgical cases per year with an average of 500 blocks per day. The position will be 50% coordinating, directing, and supervising histology staff and functions and 50% participation in daily lab duties that include QA/QC, backup for bench techs, compliance monitoring, and immediate communication with staff, pathologists, and management.

An ideal candidate should have excellent interpersonal, organizational, communication, and team player skills and be willing to work extended hours or vary usual shift to ensure adequate care of patients and maintain high level of service.




Job Title
Histology Technologist Supervisor/UKHC

Requisition Number
RE13753

Working Title


Department Name
H3200:Laboratory Services

Work Location
Lexington

Grade Level
11

Salary Range
$25.71-41.56/hour

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

BS



Click here for more information about equivalencies:
http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Required Related Experience

4 yrs



Required License/ Registration/Certification

Histotechnologist



Physical Requirements

Occasional lifting, pushing, and pulling of objects and/or patients greater than 50 lbs.; sitting and standing for long periods of time; exposure to bloodborne/airborne pathogens; regular exposure to chemicals and fumes; repetitive motion may be required up to half the time; risk of back injury.



Shift

40 hours/week; variable hours; holiday and weekend call may be required on a rotational basis



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Histology expertise; leadership skills; attention to detail.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
Yes

Preferred Education/Experience

4 years histology experience and 2 years managerial experience preferred. CoPath experience also preferred.



Deadline to Apply
04/08/2018

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.



Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Do you have a current HT(ASCP) or HTL(ASCP) certification or will obtain one by date of hire?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please choose the answer that best describes your histology experience.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  4. * Please choose the answer that best describes your academic medical center laboratory experience.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  5. * Please choose the answer that best describes your experience in a leadership/supervisory role.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  6. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Indeed.com
    • LinkedIn.com
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Resume
    2. Curriculum Vita
    3. Cover Letter

    PI101965725

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