LABORATORY MANAGER

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Apr 28, 2017
Closes
Jun 23, 2017
Function
Management
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara Leigh Hospital Clinical Laboratory is seeking a Laboratory Manager to lead it's team.

Top candidates will hold a Bachelor's Degree in the Sciences and hold current certification with AMT or ASCP. Candidates will have 5 years of prior experience in the laboratory and prior experience in leadership.

Enhance your career and join our team.

Assumes responsibility and accountability for laboratory operations within a Sentara facility. Responsible for the delivery of high quality services that meets or exceeds customer expectations. Analyzes patient data and suggests physician protocol for confirming patient diagnosis; acts as a consultant to pathologists, physicians and other team members; identifies needs and implements training to ensure competency of laboratory staff. Coordinates the development and implementation of new lab services within the Sentara facility. Contributes to the success of the organization through achievement of system, hospital and departmental goals and objectives.

Education Level
Bachelor's Level Degree OR
Bachelor's Level Degree - MEDICAL TECHNOLOGY/LAB SCIENCE

Experience
Required: Histocompatibility - 5 years, Laboratory Leadership - 5 years

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: AMT Medical Technologist, ASCP Medical Technologist, Cert Histocompatibility Spec, Cert Histocompatibility Techno, Cytogenetics Technologist, Cytotechnologist, Histotechnician, Histotechnologist, Medical Lab Scientist, Microbiology, Molecular Biology

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Active Learning, Active Listening, Communication, Critical Thinking, Learning Strategies, Mgmt of Staff Resources, Quality Control Analysis, Service Orientation, Time Management

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Bachelor's Degree in the Sciences acceptable. Five (5) years' of Histocompatibility experience and CHT or CHS certification only required within the Transplant Immunology Lab. Education, experience and certification must be acquired within the specific discipline of the department in which one is applying.