Job Requisition: 3667-1
Location: Orange, CA
Category: Medical & Health - Technicians/Assistants
Updated: 8 months ago
Job Description & Salary Range
UC Title: Hospital Lab Technician III
Position Number: 10005525
Reports to: Administrative Nurse IV
Working Title: Hospital Lab Technician III
Cost Center: Labor & Delivery (7011)
Bargaining Unit: EX
Job Code: 8974
Date Created: 10/08/2012
Shift: Day Shift
Incumbent will manage equipment inventory for Women & Children Services to ensure that the proper equipment is available, functioning properly, and ready to use when needed. This includes purchasing responsibilities as well as performing equipment maintenance, cleaning, and basic repair. Acts as the technical expert for all equipment needs and will inservice staff on the usage of new equipment as needed. Will trend and track usage in the department, and works closely with the team to determine equipment needs.
Rate Minimum $22.18 Midpoint $24.88 Maximum $27.59
Essential Job Functions:
The identification of essential functions below is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties that may be assigned to this position, nor does it restrict the duties which may be assigned to this position if such duties reasonably relate to the position.
PNT_CARE Provides oversight for the cleaning and maintenance of equipment in accordance with decontamination policies, demonstrating safe use and care. Troubleshoots equipment issues, performs routine preventive maintenance, and coordinates repair as necessary to ensure proper functioning. Provides inservice to staff on equipment as needed. Maintains all necessary documentation to track appropriate maintenance schedules, etc. Understands the relationship between various pieces of clinical equipment and the associated age related needs
PNT_CARE Manages inventory to ensure the availability of instruments, equipment and supplies, and communicates usage and availability information as appropriate. Complies with appropriate Purchasing procedures and follows through to ensure timely delivery. Keeps accurate inventory documentation of equipment and maintains PAR levels
PNT_CARE Appropriately monitors and rotates supplies to prevent expiration and waste. Processes of special orders, and capital equipment purchases, researching best options and assuring that cost analyses are completed for all orders. Establishes a mechanism to retrieve “just in time” surplus and emergency preparedness equipment
ADM_Function as the departmental liaison regarding remodeling, and construction/closure areas. Will implement and maintain a plan to prevent theft of equipment and supplies. Will serve as the department Safety On Site Officer
Core Organizational Functions:
Personal Achievement: Sets and achieves personal goals to advance career-related skills, knowledge and abilities and helps others to improve their skills.
Quality Improvement: Strives for high quality performance and takes initiative to make improvements and deliver results.
Resource Management: Demonstrates accountability, discretion and sound judgment in using or managing university resources.
Customer Service: Values and delivers high quality service to all customers through effective application of the UCICARE principles: Understanding, Communication, Involvement, Commitment, Action, Respect Environment, and LAST. Knows and complies with all customer service standards as outlined in the Service Excellence Handbook.
Teamwork: Builds effective relationships across work groups by treating fellow employees with courtesy, respect and inclusiveness; maintains a positive attitude and takes responsibility for assignments.
Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English, and understanding of medical terminology
Demonstrated experience working in a fast paced healthcare environment
Must be able to perform basic analysis to determine the benefit and value of purchasing options
Basic Life Support
Ability to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:
To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
Standing 80% of time
Sitting 10% of time
Walking 10% of time
Agility (F = Frequently, O = Occasionally, N = Never)
Pulling up to 50 Pounds
Carrying up to 25 Pounds
Lifting up to 25 Pounds
Pushing up to 150 Pounds
Dexterity (F = Frequently, O = Occasionally, N = Never)