|Job Title||Medical Laboratory Scientist/Cert/UKHC|
|Working Title||Medical Laboratory Scientist/Cert - Core|
|Department Name||H3200:Laboratory Services|
|Type of Position||Staff|
|Position Time Status||Full-Time|
|Required Education|| |
|Click here for more information about equivalencies:||http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies|
|Required Related Experience|| |
No experience required.
|Required License/Registration/Certification|| |
ASCP certification must be obtained within 6 months from date of hire
|Physical Requirements|| |
Sitting and walking for long period of time.
Rotating shifts including weekends and holidays. May include call based on needs of department.
|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 (includes Satellite Lab locations), 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?||No|
|Preferred Education/Experience|| |
|Deadline to Apply||03/24/2019|
|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.