Oil-Well Firefighter Red Adair once stated: "I've traveled all over the world, but I don't think there is any place better than Texas", and nowhere is this statement better reflected than Houston.  Houston is a flourishing and diverse city that has a little something for everyone: from unique museums, sprawling botanical gardens, to a plethora of outdoor activities, Houston has you covered. 

Know what else it has? Management opportunities for Clinical Lab Professionals! Pretty cool, huh? Well, keep reading my friend! 

Lighthouse Lab Services is representing a well-established lab that is looking for a Clinical Laboratory Manager to join their team in the Houston area!  This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to take the next step in their careers.

Key responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
-Performs duties encompassing that of the technical supervisor

-Provides laboratory diagnostic information, products, and services by establishing specimen preparation procedures; developing and implementing analytical procedures; evaluating laboratory information under the direction of the laboratory director; and reporting results according to protocols mandated by the Laboratory.

-Maintains laboratory equipment performance by establishing quality standards; developing operations, quality, and troubleshooting procedures; ensuring staff compliance; certifying instrument performance; arranging equipment replacement, service, and repair.

-Maintains laboratory supplies inventory by anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; and verifying receipt of supplies.

-Maintains the laboratory information management system by identifying information needs and problems; recommending improvements; writing user manuals, and training employees.

-Designs and implements an effective system of quality control measures

-Continuously reviews errors to identify gaps in operations

-Implements improvement to operations to achieve complete adherence to protocol requirements

-Demonstrates and practices general laboratory safety precautions and ensures that work practices in the lab meet health and safety requirements

-Develops and manages data capturing and reporting for lab operations

-Maintains staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees.

-Completes operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees and following up on work results to ensure the appropriate and maximum utilization of all personnel.

-Maintains laboratory staff results by counseling and disciplining employees, planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.

-Complies with professional continuing education requirements.

-Ensures appropriate lab compliance with accrediting agency regulations.

-Evaluates and implements plans to achieve financial and operational results for the program which reflects departmental goals and objectives

-Plans and forecasts activities based on new protocol pipeline

-Performs other duties, tasks, and responsibilities as assigned

Basic Preferred Profile: 

BS/BA in Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science, Biological Sciences, or related.
-5+ years of Clinical Laboratory Experience required.
-3+ years of Supervisory/Management Experience required.
-ASCP/AMT certification required.  

Salary and Benefits: 

$70,000-90,000 (Depending on experience)
-Full Benefits

If you fit the above profile, we'd love to hear from you!

About Us:

At Lighthouse Lab Services, we offer solutions to help start, grow, and run clinical laboratories. Our recruiting team has over 16 years of proven success placing job seekers in positions ranging from entry-level Medical Technologists to seasoned Laboratory Directors. We recruit nationwide, for permanent and travel positions with clients ranging from small hospitals to large reference laboratories.

It is the policy of Lighthouse Lab Services to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Lighthouse Lab Services will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

#MP Job ID: 11666

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