Hospital Lab Technician III - Labor & Delivery - F/T Days - 3667

University of California Irvine Medical Center

Job Requisition: 3667-1

Location: Orange, CA

Category: Medical & Health - Technicians/Assistants

Updated: over 2 years 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

FLSA:                                            Nonexempt

Job Code:                                   8974

Date Created:                             10/08/2012

Shift:                                              Day Shift

Hours:                                          40.00


Position Summary: 

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.


Salary Range: 


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.



% Effort

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



Total Effort:





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.


Required Qualifications:

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)

Turning                                                                  F

Twisting                                                                 F

Crouching                                                             O

Kneeling                                                                O

Balancing                                                              N

Bending                                                                 N

Climbing                                                                N

Crawling                                                                N



Pulling                                                                   up to 50 Pounds

Carrying                                                                up to 25 Pounds

Lifting                                                                     up to 25 Pounds

Pushing                                                                 up to 150 Pounds


Safety Equipment

CAP                                                                        Required

Gloves                                                                   Required

Scrubs                                                                   Required


Dexterity (F = Frequently, O = Occasionally, N = Never)

Fingering                                                              F

Handling                                                               F

Reaching                                                              F





ERP Fields

JOBFAMILY : Technician/Technologist
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