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Director of Laboratory Operations

Sandy Springs, GA · Job ID: 10079 · · Industry: Laboratory Management

Clinical Laboratory Directors! Can I have your attention for a moment? Are you listening? Great! Are you type that enjoys being near a major metropolitan area, but don't quite enjoy the traffic that comes along with it? Maybe you're the type that enjoys being outdoors? No matter your reasons, new opportunities await in the mystical land of the Peach State!

Lighthouse Lab Services is representing a growing reference lab that is looking for a Director of Laboratory Operations to join their lab near Sandy Springs!  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: 

-Oversee the laboratory management of the Cytogenetics, FISH, Flow Cytometry, HIS/IHC and Molecular teams to ensure efficient laboratory processes and quality laboratory results.

-Oversee and coordinate validation studies for new instrumentation, reagents and protocols.

-Participate in the evaluation of new laboratory equipment and procedures.

-Review proficiency surveys to ensure correct performance and outcome. If needed, oversee the corrective action to address deficiencies.

-Assist with and participate in the inspection and review process from CAP, CLIA, or other accrediting agencies for the laboratory.

-Manage, in coordination with each department manager/supervisor, the staffing model and staffing utilization to maintain/improve efficiency and productivity and control overtime.

-Assist with projects and project management as assigned.

Basic Preferred Profile: 

-BS in Medical Technology, Laboratory Science, or related.
-ASCP Certification as an MT or HTL Required.
-8+ years of Clinical or Anatomic Pathology Laboratory Experience Required. 
-4+ years of Manager/Director Experience in a Clinical Laboratory Environment Required.
-Previous Experience overseeing Cytogenetics, FISH, Flow Cytometry, HIS/IHC and Molecular preferred but NOT required. 

Salary and Benefits: 

-Competitive Salary (Depending on Experience)
-Health, Vision & Dental
-PTO and Sick Leave
-Additional Misc. 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 14 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.

Lighthouse Lab Services | 800-838-0602 |

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