Recruitment/Relocation Incentive may be authorized to highly qualified applicants.
Incumbent serves as a supervisor in a designated area of the
laboratory with the primary responsibility for providing direction to
non-testing personnel, such as medical technicians, aides, and health care
technicians in specimen collection, specimen processing and accessioning, and
quality control activities of the section. Incumbent also coordinates the
processing, shipping, and verification of reference lab tests and occult blood
testing. Employees in this assignment
perform the full range of supervisory duties for one or more sections of the
laboratory, including responsibility for assignment of work performed;
performance evaluations; recommendations for appointment, awards, advancement,
and, when appropriate, disciplinary actions; identification of continuing
education and training needs. The
individual assures compliance with accrediting agency and regulatory
requirements; establishes and monitors the quality of the pre-analytical
processes as part of the overall laboratory quality management program, and
assures corrective action is initiated as needed. The supervisor assures orientation and
competency of assigned staff.
· Plans and
schedules on-going work. Adjusts
staffing levels or work procedures.
methods for achieving work goals, objectives and management of strategies.
supervision of highly complex text performance.
· Is responsible
for monitoring test analyses and specimen examination to ensure acceptable levels
orientation, training, continuing education, and competency assessment of
· Performs full
range of supervisory duties.
· Develops and
updates technical policy and procedure manuals.
· Performs all
tasks within the allowed budget.
· Implements and
monitors quality management activities.
compliance of assigned sections with rules and regulations of assorted
regulatory agencies such as CAP, the Joint Commission and OSHA.
and oversees quality control activities and proficiency testing programs.
· The incumbent
is directly accountable to the Chief Medical Technologist, P&LMS. The incumbent works independently;
supervision is mainly advisory in nature.
The incumbent provides first line supervision to the Accessioning Unit
(Specimen Collection and Processing Section).
· The incumbent
is responsible for informing the Chief Medical Technologist, P&LMS of major
problems and decisions in these areas.
receives assignments of a general nature from the Chief Medical Technologist,
P&LMS. Subsequent findings and
recommendations are used by the Chief Medical Technologist as the basis for
his/her subsequent decision-making. Much
of the incumbent's responsibilities are self-initiated, such as identifying and
correcting problems, and identifying ways of improving the efficiency of the
Work Schedule: Monday
- Friday, varying tours: 6:00 a.m. –
2:45 p.m., 6:30 a.m. – 3:15 p.m., 7:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m., 7:30 a.m.– 4:15 p.m.,
8:00 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Functional Statement Title/Supervisory Medical Technologist
This is a NON-Bargaining Unit Position.
SUBJECT TO COMPLETION OF 1-YEAR PROBATIONARY PERIOD FOR
ASSIGNMENT TO SUPERVISORY/MANAGERIAL/POSITION