An award-winning acute care hospital in the Norfolk is actively looking to hire an Clinical Lab Supervisor to join their team.
With numerous awards under their belt and a dedication to quality and safety, this medical center stands alone when it comes to quality patient care. The Clinical Lab Supervisor will be instrumental in maintaining an environment that holds true to the standards of excellence.
Under general supervision of the Clinical Lab Director, the Clinical Lab Supervisor will oversee the operations and direct the day to day workload in the lab. Additionally, they will help perform a variety of tests and diagnostics, specifically relating to chemistry, hematology, coagulation, urinalysis, microbiology, blood bank, serology, and others. Once these tests are performed, the Clinical Lab Supervisor will analyze and interpret the results to ensure that they meet quality control standards. It is critical that the Clinical Lab Supervisor be able to direct the staff in running quality control tests and calibrations with regard to reagents and instrumentation as these exercises fall within best practices. The Clinical Lab Supervisor will be responsible for making sure the lab staff is following proper safety guidelines as they pertain to hospital policies and procedures, in addition to adhering to infection control policies.
The Clinical Lab Supervisor should have a high level of understanding for Quality Assurance and Quality Improvement methods as these will enable the staff members to perform their job duties to the best of their abilities. The Clinical Lab Director is looking for a Clinical Lab Supervisor who can work effectively, efficiently, and quickly in order to meet the work demand. The Lab environment is filled with dedicated healthcare professionals who enjoy their work and mentor one another throughout their work day. It is a collaborative environment that fosters learning and teamwork.
Norfolk is a city in Virginia with a population of 245,592. Norfolk is in Norfolk City County. Living in Norfolk offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Norfolk there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Norfolk. Norfolk is home to the largest Naval base, meaning there are a lot of tourist attractions and military families in the area. This also means the population is very diverse is home to many ethnicities from around the world. Norfolk has attractions such as the Botanical Gardens, Nauticus, Chrysler museum, waterfront restaurants, etc. The vast city also has an assortment of malls, zoos, and beaches. The weather is moderate with an equal distribution of sunny to rainy days and moderate seasons. Overall Norfolk, Virginia is a nice city to visit or for permanent resident.
The medical center is looking for a strong Clinical Lab Supervisor to come aboard and join their team of hard-working healthcare professionals. Current licensure as a Clinical Lab Technologist is required along with a strong work ethic. On top of that, the hospital is prepared to offer a competitive salary with great benefits to their next Inpatient Clinical Lab Scientist.