You can be ordinary, or you can be extraordinary! The individuals who would choose the latter are those that we want as candidates for this unique and challenging lab supervisory opportunity in beautiful Petaluma, CA. If this sounds appealing to you, please read the below very carefully.

Lighthouse Lab Services is currently looking for a Laboratory Supervisor to be responsible for the overall operations and coordination of the technical activities within the Immediate Response Laboratory (IRL). This isn't your ordinary supervisor position – this role offers excellent advancement opportunities, generous base salary, and ample challenges for a serious lab professional.

Petaluma is also the perfect place to enjoy the single life or raise a family. A short drive from the California coast and the bay area, Petaluma offers great career opportunities with a lower relative cost of living as compared to San Francisco.

As part of this role, you will be responsible for:

Providing day-to-day supervision of personnel performing high complexity testing in areas such as Hematology, Chemistry, Blood Bank, and POCT.

-Responsible for overseeing and management of the clinical, operational, and fiscal performance of each department.

-Coordinates and participates in the continuing education of the staff as it relates to the functions of each department.

-Maintains compliance with State and Federal Regulations (HCFA, CLIA, OSHA, JCAHO, AABB, FDA, relating to laboratory services.

-Manages the activities and resources of the clinical laboratory, pathology, and blood bank including identification of the department strategic plan as it fits the facility as a whole.

-Establishes policies, procedures, standards, goals and objections for the Laboratory, Pathology, and Blood Bank.

-Manages and supervises staffing, staff recruitment and development, training, competency, budgeting, purchasing, testing, reporting, process improvement and regulatory compliance functions of the departments.

-Any manager must be comfortable performing bench work when necessary.

-Other Miscellaneous duties.

You should apply if you are a California licensed CLS with several years of experience (preferably in a supervisory capacity) in a clinical lab setting. This is a large facility with demanding volume that offers a healthy challenge for even experienced lab supervisor candidates.

Minimum Requirements:

-BS in Medical Technology or related life science
-Current California State CLS accreditation
-5+ years of CLS Bench experience required (in all areas of the lab).
-3+ years in a supervisory or management role required.

Salary and Benefits:
-$120,000-165,000 (Depending on experience)
-Relocation assistance available
-Excellent Health, Vision, and Dental
-Life Insurance
-401k with employer match

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. 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 recruiting@lighthouselabservices.com for assistance.


Lighthouse Lab Services | 800-838-0602 | lighthouselabservices.com

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