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Laboratory Manager, Toxicology (Days)

Allentown, PA · Job ID: 9897 · · Industry: Laboratory Management

Oh Pennsylvania, such a beautiful and wondrous place! Chuck full of rolling hills, lush forests, and chocolate (which are totally not related, mind you!).  You know what else Pennsylvania is known for? The land of opportunity, especially those looking to advance their Clinical Toxicology careers! Sounds awesome, doesn't it? Well, keep reading! 

Lighthouse Lab Services is representing a small, well-established lab near Allentown, PA who is looking to add a Toxicology Laboratory Manager to their team! The ideal candidate for this role will not only be running the lab autonomously, making sure everything is kept in tip-top shape, while helping out Certifying results when needed.  

Key responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:

-Oversee the technical and analytical activities of the laboratory personnel.

-Negotiate new/existing contracts with vendors.

-Organize/assign work to appropriate staff.

-Provide technical and professional support to testing personnel.

-Check inventory and order consumables for the laboratory.

-Validate new instruments and new assays.

-Create, revise or discontinue laboratory SOPs.

-Interact with government and other agencies (e.g. State Health Department, CAP, DEA, OSHA, NY DOH, etc.) as appropriate.

-Implement and maintain the standards of the accreditation body.

-Organize educational/training/safety activities for technical and non-technical personnel.

-Monitor performance, check instrument maintenance logs and maintenance activates.

-Perform and provide instructions to technical personnel when necessary.

-Participate in monthly meetings with Medical Director.

-Review monthly quality improvement indicators' data.

-Update quality indicators and/or benchmarks as needed.

-Monitor PT performance and corrective actions were taken as appropriate.

-Perform duties of a technologist as necessary.

-Interact with the reference laboratories to ensure the quality of the results
Set up/updates LIS.

-Approve/Deny day off requests for technical personnel, and make schedule changes as needed.

-Participate in selection of appropriate technical personnel.

Basic Preferred Profile: 

-PhD/Master's in clinical chemistry, chemistry, toxicology, or related field.
-5+ Years of Supervisor Experience Required. 
-7+ Years of Clinical Chemistry/Toxicology Experience Required. 
-PGX Testing Experience Required. 

Salary and Benefits: 

-$70,000-100,000 (Depending on Experience)
-Health, Vision, and Dental
-Additional Misc. Benefits
-Relocation Assistance available on a case-by-case basis. 

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. Lighthouse Lab Services is committed to working and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals of all abilities, including persons with disabilities. If at any time during the application process, you need an accommodation, please contact for assistance.

Lighthouse Lab Services | 800-838-0602 |

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