Laboratory Informaticist/UKHC

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Job Title:

Laboratory Informaticist/UKHC

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

H3200:Laboratory Services

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

No experience required.

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Physical Requirements:

Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods.
Repetitive motion.
Must be able to remain in a stationary position up to 50% of the time and will have extensive periods of viewing data on PC monitor(s). There will also be periods of lifting objects up to 25 lbs.


Rotating shifts / on-call

Job Summary:

The Laboratory Informaticist will be responsible for maintaining IMP servers and middleware as well as the analysis applications: FACSuite, FACSLink, FACSDiva, Fusion, SureTyper, Holotype Twin, XPonent, LIS – CoPath, SunQuest, HistoTrac; and building, testing and implementing instrument interfaces.

Develop database solutions for inventory, quality control, proficiency and competency; coordinate maintenance and follow up testing for instrumentation; test and implement system and library upgrades; data mining to provide custom reports.

Maintain MediaLab documents and forms; serve as a resource to oversee, troubleshoot, and resolve computer and instrument errors.

IEBC – Internal Employee Being Considered

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Demonstrated ability to organize, prioritize, and successfully complete work assignments with minimal supervision.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s degree plus three or more years of experience in a clinical laboratory performing flow cytometry and/or histocompatibility testing preferred.

Deadline to Apply:


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.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/7/2021
Application Due: 1/20/2021
Work Type: Full Time