Medical Laboratory Scientist/Cert/UKHC
Medical Laboratory Scientist/Cert/UKHCRequisition Number:
Medical Laboratory Scientist Cert - Core LabDepartment Name:
H3200:Laboratory ServicesWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$22.44-37.74/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
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No experience required.Required License/Registration/Certification:
ASCP certification must be obtained within 6 months from date of hirePhysical Requirements:
Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods.
Sitting and standing for long periods of time; lift up to 10 pounds regularly.
Three 12-hr shifts 7pm to 7:30am per week, may take call depending on department needs.Job Summary:
The Medical Laboratory Scientist/Certified will be responsible for performing clinical laboratory testing in a fast-paced academic medical center. The Laboratory provides services to all aspects of this Level I trauma center and throughout the healthcare enterprise, including solid organ and bone marrow transplant, KY Children’s Hospital, and Markey Cancer Center.
This position will be instrumental in maintaining a quality of service based on accuracy and timely result reporting. This position will be located in the Core Lab, and testing will include, but is not limited to, blood gas, chemistry, coagulation, hematology, and urinalysis.
The CAP-Accredited Laboratory at the University of Kentucky showcases the use of state-of-the-art instrumentation and technology.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Multitasking, computer skills, customer service, and troubleshooting.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
BS-MLS preferred.Deadline to Apply:
11/23/2020University 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.