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Laboratory Operations Director
  • Location: Elizabeth , NJ
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #15755

Lighthouse Lab Services is looking for an experience Laboratory Business Operations Director to join an independent reference laboratory located near Elizabeth, NJ. This is a start up lab that has yet to go live. They are wanting to offer a wide array of testing and are already approved for Medicare and Medicaid. 

The ideal person will be comfortable working autonomously. This position does not have to be onsite 100% of the time. Owners are flexible and able to work out something that works best for both parties. Candidates from surrounding states will be considered.

Primary Responsibilities;

– Assist in building the companies vision and future goals

– Guide owners in decision making for direction of laboratory and instruments

– Network with other laboratory industry leaders

– Manage laboratory budget

– Assist with implementation of new tests, equipment, programs and/or procedures in the assigned area(s) as needed.? 

– Manage staff in accordance with organization’s policies and applicable regulations.? 

– Development of annual strategic plan for assigned departments including budgets and profit/loss reports. 

Preferred Profile:

– 10+ years of laboratory experience

– Previous experience in a start up lab environment

– Connections and relationships with industry leaders

– Bachelor's degree in related field

Salary and Benefits:

– Stipend will be offered to cover benefits until they are able to get employee benefits in place

– Starting salary 120k+ goes up with experience

– Target incentives can be developed. 

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 | 844-974-1929 | lighthouselabservices.com

#KW JOB ID: 15755


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