The Pulmonary Function Technologist will perform diagnostic procedures related to lung function including selecting and setting up equipment, instructing patients, and calculating and collecting data. They will also be responsible for the operations, cleaning, storing and disinfection of equipment; performing quality control; and providing superior customer service through direct contact and answering the phone.
The ideal candidate will have patient care experience pertaining to pulmonary function; the ability to manage multiple tasks and/or projects while accurately completing routine functions in a fast-paced, high-intensity, professional work environment; proficiency in Microsoft Office systems; will possess excellent attention to detail, planning, organizational, written, and verbal communication skills; the ability to solve routine problems and manage resources; a demonstrated ability to provide superior customer service; will display good time management and judgment; and will have respect for diversity.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
No experience required.
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Associate's degree in Respiratory Care or related field; pulmonary function and hospital employment experience preferred.
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.
Adjacent to downtown Lexington, UK is nestled in the scenic heart of the beautiful Bluegrass Region of Kentucky. UK's campus covers more than 814 acres, with more than 30,700 students and 13,500 full-time employees, including nearly 2,400 full-time faculty and librarians.