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Director of Laboratory Services
  • Location: Baton Rouge, Louisiana
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #14444
Every time I think about Baton Rouge, I get Garth Brooks' "Callin' Baton Rouge" stuck in my head; if you haven't heard it, you should listen to it. It's the perfect song to listen too while exploring opportunities in, you guessed it, Baton Rouge! 
 
Lighthouse Lab Services is representing a well-established lab in Baton Rouge that is looking for a Director of Laboratory Services to join their team! Interested? Then you should keep reading! 
 
Key responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
 
-Responsible for the overall operation and administration of the Laboratory including the employment of personnel who are competent to perform test procedures, record, and report test results promptly and accurately and for assuring compliance with the applicable regulations. 
-Responsible for strategic planning, direction and overall accountability all Laboratory Services.  
-Independently makes decisions that could seriously affect the overall division and/or System’s financial and performance objectives and strategic results.  
-Actively participates in committees responsible for establishing related policies and procedures.  
-Develops and is accountable for department budget. 
-Direct reports include managers, supervisors and staff employees including responsibility for performance reviews, hiring, disciplinary actions and terminations.   
-Performs job for the age population served, as defined in the department’s scope of service.
 
Basic Preferred Profile: 
 
-Bachelor's/Master's Degree in Medical Technology, Medical Laboratory Science, or related. 
-5+ years of experience directing and overseeing Laboratory Services required. 
-5+ years of Clinical Laboratory experience, preferably from a Generalist background, required. 
-ASCP/AMT certification.
-Louisiana State Licensure or eligible required. (Please note: the Louisiana State License will be REQUIRED before any candidate can start work).
-Flexibility will be needed. 
 
Salary and Benefits: 
-$100,000-150,000 (Depending on experience). 

-Full Benefits

-Relocation Assistance available. 
 

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 18 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 | lighthouselabservices.com

 

#MP Job ID: 14444

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