Laboratory Physician / Director in San Diego, CA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Curology   •  

San Diego, CA 92101

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods


Less than 5 years

Posted 35 days ago

What You'll Do:

  • Provides leadership and fosters positive employee relations through effective communication.
  • Oversees, guides and delegates tasks for up to 50 laboratory team members while promoting teamwork and a positive work environment.
  • Provides direct day-to-day supervision of laboratory team members.
  • Mentors laboratory supervisors; helps to develop their management skills.
  • Assigns and monitors compounding laboratory personnel tasks within the laboratory.
  • Directly supervises laboratory personnel involved in compounding processes, including but not limited to measuring components, safely operating equipment, and facility cleaning and disinfecting.
  • Ensures all compounding logs and reports are completed with meticulous accuracy, efficiently, accurately and on time.
  • Facilitates ordering of bulk drug product, Checks Certificates of Analysis (COA); records review of COA.
  • Provides developmental feedback to direct reports.
  • Performs initial (90 day) and annual performance evaluations of laboratory personnel.
  • Conducts competency assessments for laboratory personnel.
  • Manages and approves the timesheets of direct reports.
  • Ensures direct reports stay within budget allotted for time worked.
  • Ensures that laboratory is in a perpetual state of readiness for any inspection that may occur.
  • Ensures all non-laboratory staff (including visitors and vendors) adhere to guidance, laboratory rules and regulations, as applicable.

Work Requirements

  • The Supervising Physician must be able to work in an industrial environment, standing and walking around as much as 90% of the day.
  • Must be able to safely and effectively wear a respirator for an entire day, as necessary.
  • Must be able to perform the duties of a compounder, or a lab aide if conditions warrant additional team member assistance is necessary.
  • May need to lift as much as 40 lbs.
  • Must be able to pass drug test, prior to hire, as well as any subsequent random drug tests.
  • Must be able work on site during core business hours and provide direct supervision for laboratory activities.
  • Must be flexible to work weekends, as necessary.
  • Typing and computer usage throughout the day.
  • Must be able to travel, as necessary, to obtain/maintain licensure and continuing education units (<5%).
  • Limited exposure to potentially hazardous substances.

Who You Are:

  • A Doctor of Medicine degree (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) degree.
  • Required Licensure: The Supervising Physician must have California MD or DO licensure and be in good standing with the Medical Board of California, and other states.
  • Minimum 3 years of management experience.
  • Strong sense of integrity and ability to maintain confidentiality of protected patient health information.
  • Must exhibit sense of urgency and initiative while maintaining attention to detail in quality-checking preparations, establishing priorities, and meeting deadlines.
  • Must have ability to keep organized, meticulous records, in accordance with company best practices.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks from multiple sources.
  • Interacts politely and effectively with laboratory personnel, providers, fulfillment team members and others.
  • Ability to grasp concepts and re-apply that information in similar situations.

Preferred Requirements:

  • 5+ years of management experience of a team of 15 or larger
  • Experience with medical compliance and regulations for team of 15+ employees
  • Experience with accreditation
  • 2 years experience in nonsterile compounding environment, a plus.

Why You'll Love Working at Curology:

  • Amazing team culture and environment, leading to almost no turnover since the Company's founding in 2014
  • Competitive salary and stock options
  • PTO
  • Comprehensive benefits: Medical, dental and vision insurance are covered 90%+ for employees; flexible spending account; 401k
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Free daily lunch and a kitchen stocked with delicious snacks, drinks, and coffee
  • Free subscription to Curology!
  • Company sponsored happy hours and outings

Valid Through: 2019-11-11