Laboratory Manager

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience.
Oct 21, 2019
Oct 22, 2019
Full Time
Laboratory Manager

George Mason University Student Health Services seeks a Lab Manager for the Fairfax campus with occasional travel to our Arlington and Science and Technology (formerly Prince William) campus locations.

George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities: Following policies and procedures and applicable lab standards under the supervision of the SHS Executive Director (also referred to as Lab Director), the Lab Manager is responsible for laboratory maintenance, quality assurance, and performing laboratory tests utilizing required lab equipment and instruments. The Lab Manager is also responsible for training staff and students' basic laboratory skills and assessing competency for lab procedures appropriate to the position.

Required Qualifications: * A bachelor's degree in medical technology or science; or professional certification * Demonstrated years of laboratory experience including phlebotomy * Knowledge of medical terminology * Experience performing laboratory tests which may include, CLIA waived testing and phlebotomy, following established procedures or protocols. * Experience with quality control and adjustments of lab equipment * Independent, detail-oriented and demonstrated ability to troubleshoot lab problems * Willingness to work irregular hours, * Be available on-call on weekends and evenings for consultation * Ability to spend many hours standing to perform job duties

Preferred Qualifications: * Excellent communications skills and team-oriented, ability to work within a multidisciplinary clinic * Current CPR certification; * Experience and knowledge working with college students * Experience with Electronic Health Records. * Experience with AAAHC or similar accreditation reviews * Experience training or administering lab proficiency testing for staff/students

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number 09431Z at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!

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George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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