General Laboratory Supervisor Full0 Time (Primarily days but rotation onto other shifts may be necessary.)

* Laboratory Management * Joliet, Illinois


Description

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Shift

Full Time
Primarily days but rotation onto other shifts may be necessary.
Weekends as needed to cover critical staffing issues or events.

Alverno is one of the largest integrated laboratory networks serving hospitals in the Midwest region. Alverno's innovative, state of the art laboratory is the only free-standing, local reference lab in our service area. Our network includes 26 hospitals and multiple physician offices. We are a full service; community based medical laboratory performing over 750 different tests in both clinical and anatomic pathology to partner hospitals and outreach clients. Alverno offers the convenience and customer service of a local laboratory with the sophistication of a large reference laboratory. Established in Hammond, Indiana, Alverno is a joint venture of Franciscan Alliance and Presence Health.


This individual is responsible for front line operations of testing in the laboratory. Advanced technical knowledge in the field supervised is required. Ability to work with front line staff in troubleshooting instrument problems as they occur. Technically competent in the quality control program, proficiency testing and process improvement program of the areas of testing. Responsible for regulatory compliance of the testing overseen. Competency of staff supervised for testing is part of the responsibility for this position, which may include corrective action if necessary. At least two technical areas will be included, e.g., Chemistry/Hematology or Blood Bank/Microbiology. Also, this individual is responsible for the technical and scientific oversight of the specialty technical areas assigned. This individual shall maintain a healing environment for employees and patients with a spirit of caring and concern as incorporated in the philosophy of our Catholic healthcare systems while performing all job functions.

Qualifications:

Associate or Bachelor degree in a lab science and graduate of an accredited medical lab technician or medical technologist program required. Meets the alternative education and experience qualifications set forth by the ASCP to become registry eligible for the MLT or MT category. Training and relevant experience in high complexity testing of Immunology, Chemistry, Hematology and Microbiology. At least four (4) years of relevant experience in a high complexity laboratory setting is also required.