Nursing Care Technician/UKHC
Nursing Care Technician/UKHCRequisition Number:
NCT - 4ICUDepartment Name:
H6120:Critical CareWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$13.58-21.83/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
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No experience required.Required License/Registration/Certification:
Have one or more of the following: 1. Kentucky Registered SRNA, for ED- KY Registered SRNA or EMT 2.RN nursing student who has completed first fundamental course and a clinical 3. Military Medic 4. current/active LPN license 5. Acquired Nursing Care Technician (NCT) competencies through continuous employment in a NCT or PCT role at University of Kentucky Plus BLS Certification at time of hire Plus American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support certification for the Healthcare Provider valid at time of hire is required.Physical Requirements:
This position requires regularly sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time and performing tasks with repetitive motions (such as typing); lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to or over 50 pounds; and standing or walking with objects weighing up to 10 pounds; occasionally requires standing or walking with objects weighing up to 25 pounds and/or working in confined spaces. Also involves some exposure to risk of injury from moving, lifting, or positioning patients, equipment, or materials; and exposure to loud noises, temperature extremes, hazardous chemicals and fumes including waste, radiation, burns, cuts/punctures, blood-borne or airborne pathogens, and/or combative/violent people.Shift:
Must be able to work three 12.5-hour shifts per week (7:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.) Will also be required to work some weekends and holidays.Job Summary:
1058359900 any and all positions for which you feel qualified. If you do not apply for a specific position, you cannot be considered for the position.
**New Starting Pay Rate** The starting pay for this position was recently adjusted. The minimum hourly rate for this position will now be $14.00/hour. All pay rates will be based on candidate’s experience.
The ideal candidate will be compassionate, honest, trustworthy, and have a strong work ethic. Must enjoy working in a team and also be able to take direction and communicate effectively with staff, patients and their family members. In addition, must also be confident and enjoy working in a fast paced environment. Knowledge of CPR and basic concept of abnormal vital sign parameters is a must. Candidate will also need strong organizational, prioritization, basic computer navigation skills, and working knowledge of the Internet. American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support certification for the Healthcare Provider valid at time of hire is required.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
Previous hospital experience is preferred.Deadline to Apply:
05/05/2021University Community of Inclusion:
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