Lab Supervisor

5 - 7 years experience  •  Patient Care

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17
Raritan, NJ
5 - 7 years experience
Patient Care
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/22/17

This position is for the Raritan NJ location of Laboratory Corporation of America (LabCorp).Occupational Testing Services (OTS) Division. The integration of LabCorp and Covance in 2015 makes LabCorp the largest health care diagnostic company in the world. LabCorp operates in over 60 countries creating great opportunities for career growth and advancement across the world.

If you are motivated by job satisfaction, LabCorp is the place for you. Every day we make a difference in the way the medical community receives accurate results for our clients and patients. Come join an industry leader to grow your career in the Medical Laboratory Industry as a Forensic Laboratory Supervisor

The OTS Forensic Workplace Drug Testing team is seeking a Supervisor. This position supervises staff and oversees workflow in the forensic lab. This is a 3rd shift position.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise employees; maintain employee work/vacation schedules, evaluate and manage employee performance, communicate expectations and goals, disciplinary actions and/or improvement plans, perform bi-annual appraisals and reviews
  • Evaluate departmental staffing needs; interview, evaluate and select candidates
  • Determine work procedures and expedite work flow to maintain departmental / client TAT expectations
  • Participate in external / internal inspections as required by ISO15189, CAP and/or SAMSHA or other governing agencies
  • Maintain up-to-date laboratory procedures (SOPs)
  • Oversee inventory and ordering of laboratory supplies needed to perform testing
  • Ensure laboratory staff is maintaining quality assurance while performing testing
  • Participate in performing routine testing
  • Build strong interdepartmental relationships/partnerships
  • Provide excellent customer service to external clients
  • Administer policies consistently and fairly

About our Company: LabCorp Occupational Testing Services, located in Raritan New Jersey operates a SAMHSA-certified drug testing laboratory and CAP ISO15189, and CLIA-certified clinical laboratory. Our comprehensive laboratory and testing services coupled with our commitment to excellent customer service ensures that our clients' testing programs operate as efficiently and effectively as possible. We are committed to building strong relationships with our clients; being responsive to their questions and adaptable to their needs.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year accredited college or university in chemical, biological or clinical laboratory science or medical technology
  • Six years of Laboratory experiencerequired
  • Two plus years of proven leadership experience, ability to lead and direct staff, lead by example
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills including written, verbal, and listening skills
  • Proven ability to prioritize tasks, manage time and perform work with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent research and problem resolution skills
  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office applications

 

Preferred Required Education, Experience, Skills and Qualifications:

  • Seven years of Laboratory experiencerequired
  • Two plus years of Toxicology experience, including extraction prep work and data analysis for LCMS/MS, HPLC, GCMS, and GC systems

Requisition Number 17-80389

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