Job Description

Extended Job Title
Phlebotomist

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
691004 - Lamesa Smith Unit

Position Description
Draws blood from patients in correctional hospital facility for analysis or other medical purposes.

Requisition ID
21821BR

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions
  • Performs phlebotomy as required using aseptic techniques. 
  • Maintains specimen collection containers by monitoring expiration dates. 
  • Reports abnormal findings or processing errors to the charge nurse. 
  • Check and insures that laboratory equipment is properly functioning and maintains a temperature log. 
  • Properly uses EMR to ensure continuity of care. 
  • Is active in Quality Assurance monitoring for laboratory equipment. 
  • Orders and maintains laboratory supplies. 
  • Properly utilizes the collection and preparation of specimens. 
  • Other duties as deemed necessary.
 
Work is performed under general supervision with intellectual freedom, autonomy to nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit.
This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC:
* ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission
* KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude
* INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking 
* VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit
* BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments


Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
10.65

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
Lamesa

Preferred Qualifications
License/Certification from a minimum six week Phlebotomy Certification Program.
Prefer knowledge of laboratory methods, terminology and procedures related to assigned area; ability to calibrate,
maintain and repair laboratory equipment.

Campus
HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

Department
Lamesa Smith Unit

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Skilled Technicians

Occasional Duties
Other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Benefits Offered
*  Generous paid time off, sick leave, and holiday schedule
*  100% paid health insurance for full time employees, 50% paid for dependents
*  Dental, vision, long-term, and short-term disability benefits.
*  State of Texas pension plan that vests in 5 years.
*  State Employee tuition forgiveness and tuition assistance for continuing education
*  Medical liability insurance for all licensed health care employees.
*  And much more.

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.
 

Required Qualifications
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Application Instructions

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