Lighthouse Lab Services is representing a well-established hospital lab that is looking for a Lead Medical Technologist to join their team in the Poughkeepsie area! This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who wants to take the next step in their careers by joining a hospital network that has an excellent work environment with unparalleled benefits.
Key responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
-Assists in the development and or evaluation of new procedures under the direction of the Supervisor and the Manager.
-Maintains current knowledge of developments and trends in the field of Clinical Laboratory Science and participates in continuing education activities as assigned.
-Performs, under the direction of a Supervisor, the training of new employees and students.
-Performs other duties as required, not limited to blood collection and charting of reports.
-Actively assumes responsibility for the day-to-day operation of the section assigned.
-Completes projects applicable to assigned area as directed by Supervisor.
-Documents and tracks problems in the assigned area, suggests corrective action to Supervisor and implements approved changes.
-Monitors QC as applicable to assigned area, brings aberrant results to the attention of the immediate supervisor and implements corrective action as directed.
-Participates actively in inspections, answering questions and providing data to inspectors as is applicable to assigned areas.
-Has direct input into the evaluations of the staff that works/rotates through assigned area, although the evaluation is the ultimate responsibility of the Supervisor.
-Ensures the appropriate staffing for the area assigned. Participates in the training of employees and suggests the competency level to the immediate supervisor for inclusion in the performance evaluation.
-Must occasionally be available at odd hours and shifts to assure the proper functioning of the laboratory.
-Develops and implements new procedures under the direction of the Supervisor.
-Assures staffing of the assigned area during lunch and break periods.
-Takes a proactive position in the development of new policies and procedures and suggests improvements to make the assigned area more efficient.
-Suggests capital items and does research as directed.
-Monitors operational budget for assigned area as applicable.
-Acts as a source of direction and consultation for others working in the assigned area.
-Has direct contact with salespeople regarding equipment, demonstrations and scheduled maintenance.
Basic Preferred Profile:
–BS/BA in Medical Technology or related.
-NYS Licensure as a Clinical Laboratory Technologist.
-6+ years of clinical laboratory experience required.
-All Shifts available
-Must be comfortable doing rotating weekends
Salary and Benefits:
–$48-50/hour (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!
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.
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