Laboratory Corporation of America Support Services Supervisor - Chemistry (1st Shift) in Burlington, North Carolina
LabCorp is seeking a specimen management leader to join our Chemistry lab team in Burlington, NC. The large range of assays within the department can be categorized into: General/Routine Chemistry, STD testing, Therapeutic Drug Monitoring, and Clinical Endocrinology, with the overall goal of providing results that can be used in the diagnosis and management of a wide range of illness and disease states. All of our assays are automated and our department includes some of the most advanced high-throughput analyzers available on the market. We are currently looking for someone who has or is looking to supervise a knowledgeable team performing specimen management for the Chemistry department.
The schedule for this position will be Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Assign, oversee, and review the work of employees. Directs all phases of work, quality, service, and costs.
Evaluate specimens and test orders, determine priority of work to maintain acceptable turn-around-time, recognize unacceptable and unusual specimens and handle appropriately.
Manage the movement of materials/samples that are being processed.
Have the ability to create an effective work flow with effective time management.
Communicate with staff and co-workers, verbal and written.
Respond to clients and coworkers through e-mail.
Compose and edit standard operating procedures, process documents, and forms.
Implement corrective action and effectiveness checks for protocol failures.
Other duties as assigned by management.
High school diploma or equivalent
Associates or Bachelor's degree is a plus
1-3 years of experience in a clinical laboratory setting is preferred
Prior leadership experience is a plus
Excellent communication skills; both written and verbal
High level of attention to detail with strong organizational and prioritization skills
Strong critical thinking skills with the ability to make decisions in a fast paced environment
Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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.