LabCorp is seeking a highly motivated and energetic Supervisor to join our team in Seattle, WA. In this position, you will work in a fast paced, customer focused, and challenging environment, and will be a part of our overall mission at LabCorp: "Improving Health, Improving Lives".
This position will focus primarily on Oversight of the Flow Cytometry department.
Schedule: Monday – Friday 7:30am – 4:00pm
Location: 550 17th Ave.; Seattle, WA 98296
Oversee the daily operational activities of the Flow Cytometry department while implementing operational improvements to increase client satisfaction, quality performance, and operation efficiency.
Provide leadership to all department team members and promote a positive environment.
Mentors and provides necessary tools for team success.
Effectively manage change, facilitate innovation and foster teambuilding to provide the highest quality and most cost effective laboratory product possible.
Ensure all areas of responsibility are meeting the needs of our clients, corporate service metrics, quality standards, and expectations.
Resolves client inquiries and operational issues in a timely manner by consulting with the Medical Director, Technical Director, QA, other laboratory managers, discipline directors, laboratory directors or corporate operations.
Ensures effective communication with Leadership, Clients, Sales, Corporate Operations, as well as direct reports and all departmental staff
Conduct departmental meetings and ensures appropriate departmental communication
Investigate deviations from established procedures to ensure effective corrective action
Ensure personnel competency and address performance related issues as necessary
Maintain a clean and safe work environment
Requires a Bachelor’s of Science degree and certification as a Medical Technologist or Clinical Lab Scientist. Three years Clinical Laboratory experience with experience in Flow Cytometry and/or Hematology preferred. Knowledge in the area of immunology, particularly antibody-antigen relationships and immune cell types is a valuable asset for this position, in addition to an understanding of basic hematology.
Prior supervisor experience managing several direct reports preferred
Knowledge of quality assurance practices and procedures
Understanding of operations as well as policies and procedures
Proven ability to problem solve/troubleshoot and provide solutions under minimal supervision
Strong communication skills; both written and verbal
Ability to handle the physical requirements of the position
LabCorp (NYSE: LH), an S&P 500 company, is a leading global life sciences company that is deeply integrated in guiding patient care, providing comprehensive clinical laboratory and end-to-end drug development services. With a mission to improve health and improve lives, LabCorp delivers world-class diagnostic solutions, brings innovative medicines to patients faster and uses technology to improve the delivery of care.