Have you been seeking an opportunity to hone your managerial skill-set within the Microbiology Lab? Does leading a close-knit team in a small environment appeal to you?

Lighthouse Lab Services is representing a well established lab near Washington, DC that is in need of an Entry Level Microbiology Laboratory Manager to leverage their lab testing experience and leadership skills for the benefit of the Microbiology lab.  Not only does this position provide the opportunity to utilize your strong Microbiology skill, but this role also offers a chance to serve the very community in which you will be based.  Every day at this facility offers new challenges, and every player counts in this friendly team environment!  

This Laboratory Manager's main job duties would include you being tasked with bringing up a full service microbiology laboratory for the hospital with a current team size of 7. Must be comfortable working in a manual laboratory environment. 

4 days a week (Work days vary) 3 separate shifts: 6:00am – 4:30pm 8:00am – 6:30pm 9:00am – 7:30pm – Monday – Sunday 


This position develops, directs and manages assigned laboratory department(s) to effectively meet Company objectives.

  • Managing equipment purchases
  • Scheduling maintenance on new equipment
  • Doing assay validations on new equipment
  • Writing standard SOPs  
  • Becoming the subject matter expert for the microbiology laboratory


  • ASCP certification
  • At least 3 years microbiology experience
  • Bachelors Degree in Clinical Laboratory Science or related field


  • Salary of 70K-80K based on experience level
  • Full benefits

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

#MP  Job ID: 13449

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