Medical Lab Technician/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Medical Lab Technician/UKHC

Requisition Number:


Working Title:

Med Lab Technician - Outreach

Department Name:

H3200:Laboratory Services

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Grade Level:


Salary Range:


Type of Position:


Position Time Status :


Required Education:


Click here for more information about equivalencies::

Required Related Experience:

No experience required.

Required License/Registration/Certification:


Physical Requirements:

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.


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:

Computer skills, phlebotomy

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :


Preferred Education/Experience:

Associate Degree or 2 years college

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.




Diversity Profile: University



View more

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 4/25/2021
Application Due: 5/11/2021
Work Type: Full Time