Laboratory Mgr- Roanoke, Virginia
Company: Quest Diagnostics Incorporated
Posted on: June 12, 2021
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Laboratory Mgr- Roanoke, Virginia
Laboratory Mgr- Roanoke, Virginia - M-F
The Laboratory Manager has the overall responsibility for the
planning, coordination, evaluation, and supervision of all
technical and/or operational activities and staff members in the
laboratory. Responsible for performing duties so as to operate the
lab with the highest quality safety and integrity, and in an
efficient, economical and businesslike manner are of utmost
- Plans, assigns, and directs work in the laboratory. Serves as
liaison with other areas as needed.
- Mentors and supports direct reports, i.e. Supervisors, QA
Specialists and Safety Coordinators in their responsibilities and
functions, ensuring they receive training in supervisory skill
development. Identifies and implements training programs as
- Defines, coordinates, and monitors quality assurance programs
and supervises activities of the Quality Assurance Specialist.
Ensures quality control and compliance procedures are followed and
QC reports are up to date. Oversee plans and preparations for
- Oversees staffing of all personnel in the laboratory.
Effectively maintains quality staffing by interviewing, hiring,
training and providing staff development through performance
evaluation and corrective counseling.
- Identifies future needs in terms of staff, equipment, and
facilities. Submits appropriate documentation for procurement of
- Reviews test performance, drives process and project
management, and prepares and submits required reports to meet
- Manages test database. Ensures departmental standard operating
procedures and database accurately reflects the current
- Coordinates R&D activities as it relates to operations and
actively participates on subspecialty committees, corporate
committees, and business unit committees as needed.
- Develops annual budget and manages department costs and
resources to adhere to budget.
- Resolves problems through interaction with clients via phone
calls or other means of communication.
- Defines, coordinates and monitors EHS programs and supervises
activities of the Department Safety Coordinator. Ensures EHS
regulatory standards and safety procedures are followed. Oversees
plans and preparations for inspections.
- Bachelor's degree in life sciences required. Masters degree
preferred. Current California Clinical Laboratory Scientist license
required (for CA only)
- Minimum of 8 years laboratory experience with at least 4 years
of direct supervisory experience in the clinical or anatomical
All requirements are subject to possible modifications to
reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Quest
Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Women / Minorities /
Veterans / Disabled / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity /
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