Laboratory Corporation of America Medical Laboratory Scientist Team Lead - 78744 in Austin, Texas

Medical Laboratory Scientist Team Lead -- Austin, TX 78744

LabCorp is seeking a Lab Services Team Lead at the Austin, TX Stat Lab! This first shift position will have the hours of 7:00am -- 3:30pm, Monday -- Friday, with occasional Saturday Shifts. The candidate must demonstrate strong communication skills in the areas of the technical lab. They need to know the ins and outs of a lab.

The functions of the Team Lead position will include, but will not be limited to the following:

  • Coordinate the work of Technologist and Technicians.

  • Performing the functions of a Senior Technologist.

  • Responsible for assigning and reviewing work, administering the quality control program, ensuring the time frames are met.

  • Advising management of problem areas and assisting in employee actions.

  • Acting as a liaison with other departments and resolving customer issues/inquires.

  • Responsible for performing CLIA waived and non-waived testing in clinic laboratory setting

  • Complying with LabCorp and regulatory agency policies and procedures.

  • Able to perform bench level testing to include automated chemistries on Integra, CBC, on Sysmex 1000i, manual diff, Semen Analysis, UA macro and micro, rapid strep, mono spot, flu RSV, wet prep exam, coagulation, ESR according to LabCorp policies and procedures.

  • Prior Technical laboratory experience and MT or MLT strongly preferred with a minimum of 6 years' experience in a clinical laboratory.

About LabCorp ®

Laboratory Corporation of America® Holdings, an S&P 500 company, is a pioneer in commercializing new diagnostic technologies and the first in its industry to embrace genomic testing. With annual revenues of $5.8 billion in 2013, over 34,000 employees worldwide, and more than 220,000 clients, LabCorp offers more than 4,000 tests ranging from routine blood analyses to reproductive genetics to companion diagnostics. LabCorp furthers its scientific expertise and innovative clinical testing technology through its LabCorp Specialty Testing Group: The Center for Molecular Biology and Pathology, National Genetics Institute, ViroMed Laboratories, Inc, The Center for Esoteric Testing, Litholink Corporation, Integrated Genetics, Integrated Oncology, Dianon Pathology, Monogram Biosciences, Inc, Colorado Coagulation, Cellmark Forensics, MedTox, and Endocrine Sciences. LabCorp conducts clinical trials testing through its LabCorp Clinical Trials division. LabCorp clients include physicians, government agencies, managed care organizations, hospitals, clinical labs, and pharmaceutical companies. To learn more about our organization, visit our website at: www.labcorp.com at http://www.labcorp.com/ .

Requirements

License/Certification/Education: This position requires all necessary city/state licenses and/or permits to qualify as a Medical Technologist/Technician with a minimum of 6 years experience in a clinical laboratory.

Shift

1

Schedule

Monday - Friday 7:00am - 3:30pm, Occasional Saturday

As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.