Location: Aurora, CO, United States
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: 61531
Date Posted: Sep 9, 2022
Performs laboratory testing of patient specimens in one or more sections of the laboratory.
Work Schedule: Full Time Nights
The Core Department of the Clinical Laboratory is comprised of general chemistry, hematology, urinalysis, and blood gases. Technologists will have the opportunity to rotate through all the specialties in the core department on a regular basis. Major instrumentation and middleware utilized in the core department includes:
Chemistry – Beckman Coulter Power Express Automation Line, Beckman Coulter AU5800’s, Beckman Coulter DXi 800’s, and Siemens Advia Centaur XP’s.
Hematology - Sysmex XN-9000 Automation Line, Biorad Variant II Turbo Link analyzer, Sysmex XN analyzers, and Cellavision.
Urinalysis – Beckman Coulter Iris Velocity’s
Blood Gas – Radiometer of America ABL 800 series.
Middleware – WAM 5.0, Remisol, Data Innovations
QC Program – Biorad URT
LIS – Epic/Beaker
Performs diagnostic/analytic testing of specimens. Interprets, documents and reports test results.
Performs quality control testing, instrument maintenance and troubleshooting.
Complies with good laboratory practice and regulatory requirements.
Performs projects as assigned as well as serves as a resource to laboratory staff and other clinical staff as needed.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
The pay range for this position is: $29.54 - $44.31 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
UCHealth offers a Five Year Incentive Bonus to recognize employee’s contributions to our success in quality, patient experience, organizational growth, financial goals, and tenure with UCHealth. The bonus accumulates annually each October and is paid out in October following completion of five years’ employment.
UCHealth offers their employees a competitive and comprehensive total rewards package. Some of the many benefits included in this package are full medical, dental and vision coverage; retirement plans; paid time off; employer-paid life and disability insurance with additional buy-up coverage options; tuition and continuing education reimbursement; and a full suite of voluntary benefits such as identity theft protection and pet insurance. Our employees and their family members have full access to our Employee Assistance Program, which includes up to 5 free counseling visits and work/life solutions, such as one free legal consultation. In addition, other emotional counseling support is available depending upon their need.
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