Lab Supv- Lewisville, TX req40624 in Lewisville, TX at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 6/16/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    2501 South State Highway 121
    Lewisville, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/16/2020
  • Job ID:
    req40624

Job Description

This is a Lab Supervisor position supporting the Microbiology department- Lewisville, Texas

Schedule: Monday - Friday Nights 11pm-7:30am

Look for more than answers.  Patients and Physicians rely on our diagnostic testing, information and services to help them make better healthcare decisions. These are often serious decisions with far reaching consequences, and require sensitivity, tact and a clear dedication to service. It’s about providing clarity and hope.

JOB SUMMARY:

Under direction of the manager/director plans, organizes, schedules, and directs the work of the section in order to effectively maximize employee, equipment, and material utilization within budgetary constraints while adhering to quality technical standards. Provides direct on-site supervision of specimen workflow, test performance, quality, compliance, and associated documentation to adhere to the department and company policies and procedures.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Oversees staff and activities of the department, distributes/assigns work; determines priorities; schedules non-routine procedures; performs personnel related functions (hiring, firing, discipline, training, etc.).
2. Performs advanced/specialized tests and other related laboratory techniques. May duplicate work of others to confirm test results. Re-evaluates methodology, makes recommended changes and assists in test interpretation. Determines if further testing should be done on samples or if test should be repeated.
3. Checks/approves all specialized and problem reports for accuracy.
4. Initiates quality-control measures and monitors quality of work for adherence to laboratory standards.
5. Performs duties of technologist as necessitated by absence or peak workload.
6. Completes special projects as requested, e. g., surveys, statistical reports, studies, research, etc.

JOB REQUIREMENTS
Education: BS/BA degree in Medical Technology or related field
Work Experience: 4 to 6 years as a medical technologist or equivalent in a laboratory environment.

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