Medical Lab Technician/UKHC
Medical Lab Technician/UKHCRequisition Number:
Med Lab Technician - OutreachDepartment Name:
H3200:Laboratory ServicesWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$15.26-23.98/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
ASClick here for more information about equivalencies::
No experience required.Required License/Registration/Certification:
Regular use of computer workstation and repetitive motion. Occasional standing or walking with objects up to 25 pounds. Occasional lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects up to and over 50 pounds. Regular exposure to blood borne/airborne pathogens.Shift:
Monday – Friday, day shift with some early morning and early evening hours. Possibility of call time.Job Summary:
The UK Healthcare Enterprise laboratory is looking for applicants to support a busy, complex academic medical center laboratory. This position resides in the in the Outpatient arena and may be located at any of several locations: Polk Dalton Clinic, Eastern State Hospital, Kentucky Clinic South and more. The position will greet customers, performs patient registrations, performs accurate order entry in the Laboratory information systems, clarify orders from clinicians and perform patient phlebotomies. When appropriate this position will perform clinical teaching with patients, perform specimen processing, and perform waived testing procedures. The applicant must possess excellent customer service skills, enjoy multitasking and pay attention to detail.
The candidate must be a team player and be able to take initiative.
As an optional document, please upload an academic transcript detailing credit hours earned toward a relevant certificate or degree.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
Phlebotomy, general computing, customer service, critical thinking.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
2-year degree or equivalent college credits preferred.Deadline to Apply:
02/24/2021University 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.