assumes responsibility for operation, technical and personnel
management related duties for assigned Laboratory section and for
solving day to day lab operational problems and notifying Lab
Manager/Physician Supervisor of problems as appropriate. This job
maintains a patient /client focused section that complies with the
standards of accrediting/regulatory agencies; oversees training of
all personnel in section and performs technical work as necessary;
promotes and ensures compliance with the company and Laboratory
policies and practices. Maintains confidentiality of patient and
personnel-related information at all times and exhibits a high
degree of professional excellence characterized by sound
independent judgment, reliability, initiative, flexibility and a
high standard of ethics.
$10,000 Sign On Bonus!?
Referral Bonus Offered!
Required - Bachelor’s degree in medical technology,
clinical laboratory science, or chemical, physical or biological
Required - 4 years training and experience in high
complexity testing in the respective specialty under a qualified
Experience working in controlled environment, following safety
measures to minimize exposure to chemicals, body fluids, blood
borne pathogens, etc.
Required - Current license or temporary license as a Clinical
Laboratory Scientist-Generalist or Clinical Laboratory
Scientist-Specialist in the state of practice
Meets CLIA and CAP requirements for testing personnel relative to
scope of duties
Meets CLIA standards as a general laboratory supervisor
ASCP certification as a Medical Technologist
Any incumbent certified by ASCP on or after January 1, 2004 must
successfully complete the requirements of the ASCP’s Certification
Preferred- Current license as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist -
Specialist in the state of practice
Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs)
Must have computer skills and dexterity required for data entry
and retrieval of information.
Effective verbal and written communication skills and the
ability to present information clearly and professionally.
Must be proficient with Windows-style applications, various
software packages specific to role and keyboard.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Judgmental skills in order to identify and solve problems as
well as handle difficult situations
Analytical skills necessary to prepare/interpret a variety of
management reports, analyze complex data and trouble shoot
Analytical skills to collect data, perform calculations,
maintain system logs and operate laboratory computer equipment
Skills to manage stress in order to maintain a professional
atmosphere and provide quality service
Preferred- Advanced analytical skills necessary in
order to analyze complex data and trouble shoot equipment
Coordinates daily operations
Supervises, trains and develops department staff
Oversees performance improvement and quality control
Ensures fiscal responsibility
Participates in PALM and department projects
The above statements describe the general nature and level of
work only. They are not an exhaustive list of all required
responsibilities, duties, and skills. Other duties may be added, or
this description amended at any time.
The employer is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, protected veteran status, or disability
Physical and Environmental Demands
The physical essential functions of this job include (but are
not limited to) the following: Frequently exerting 10 to 20
pounds of force to move objects; occasionally exerting up to 100
pounds of force. Physical demand requirements are in excess of
those for sedentary work. Reasonable accommodations may be made to
enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
functions. Because the incumbent works within a
healthcare setting, there may be occupational risk for exposure to
hazardous medications or hazardous waste within the environment
through receipt, transport, storage, preparation, dispensing,
administration, cleaning and/or disposal of contaminated waste. The
risk level of exposure may increase depending on the essential job
duties of the role.