Labcorp Clinical Lab Team Lead / Lead Technologist- Special Chemistry in Burlington, North Carolina
LabCorp is seeking a Clinical Lab Team Lead (Lead Technologist) to join our team in Burlington, NC! This position will be working in our Special Chemistry department and is a great leadership opportunity.
The Special Chemistry department utilizes electrophoresis techniques for the performance and interpretation of protein and lipoprotein analyses, high pressure chromatography (HPLC) for hemoglobin fractionation with interpretation, and isoenzymes with interpretation.
The schedule for this position will be Monday -- Friday, 8am-5pm.
Assist the supervisor with the day to day operations of the Special Chemistry department
Send daily, weekly and monthly productions reports to management
Assist with the training of new hires and the development of current employees
Keep supervisor informed of group progress, problems, employee performance and any significant factors affecting assigned responsibilities
Determine the acceptability of specimens for testing according to established criteria
Perform routine and complex technical procedures and functions according to SOPs
Monitor, operate and troubleshoot instrumentation to ensure proper functionality
Prepare, test and evaluate new reagents or controls
Report accurate and timely test results in order to deliver quality patient care
Perform and document preventive maintenance and quality control procedures
Identify and replenish testing bench supplies as necessary
Assist with processing of specimens when needed
Maintain a safe work environment and wear appropriate personal protective equipment
Bachelor's degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology or a related science
Must have a minimum of 6 years of experience working in a clinical diagnostics laboratory at the Technologist level (7 years total if started as a Technician or Technologist Trainee)
ASCP Certification a plus
Experience with chemistry techniques highly preferred
Previous supervisory or leadership experience a plus
Understanding of laboratory operations as well as policies and procedures
Proficient with Laboratory Information Systems and Microsoft Office
Strong communication skills; both written and verbal
High level of attention to detail with strong organizational skills
1st shift (Monday-Friday 8am-5pm)
As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.