Labcorp Lab Supervisor I-DNA (1st shift/Baylor) in Burlington, North Carolina
The DNA Division of LabCorp is seeking a Clinical Laboratory Supervisor for their accessioning and clinical trials department in Burlington, NC. This position will oversee eight personnel in the HLA accessioning and Bio Sample Processing lab. In this role, you will provide growth and development guidance for personnel. Create, review and modify Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and other QA/QC. Monitor Turnaround Time (TAT) and compliance with safety and security requirements. Monitor workflow and implement changes or process improvements as required. Carry out accessioning duties when required.
Manage the daily operations of assigned laboratory group to ensure that specimens are properly shipped and received, tests are performed accurately and efficiently, and results are reported in a timely manner
Monitor daily workflow in the lab, plan/ schedule for adequate assay coverage, and troubleshoot/ escalate problems, as necessary
Directly supervise, train, and mentor laboratory testing staff.
Assist with the hiring of qualified, enthusiastic employees, including technical and non-technical team members
Monitor time tracking system for employees and ensuring attendance expectations are being met
Engage in continuous process and service improvement
Provide technical troubleshooting and decision making
Ensure QC and maintenance of all laboratory equipment
Evaluate new process improvements and make appropriate recommendations based on thorough evaluation of technical, quality and efficiency impact
Assist with monitoring sample progression and respond to sample status inquiries from customer service as needed
Ensure all work is in accordance with state and Federal regulations, organizational policy, and accreditation/compliance requirements
Stay abreast of industry trends, local trends, and any emergency management
Meet regularly with direct reports. Provide coaching and constructive feedback, and career development discussions. Write and deliver performance reviews and build a positive CRL team environment
BA/BS degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology, Clinical Laboratory Science, or related scientific field
Minimum 7 years of clinical laboratory experience required
Previous lead or supervisor experience a plus
Proven leadership skills, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, proficient at multi-tasking, solid organizational skills, and ability to be flexible
Knowledge of CLIA, JCAHO, CAP and state regulations a plus
Saturday through Monday 8:00 am to 9:00 pm Including additional hours during the week for meetings when required. (This is a baylor shift. You will be scheduled for 36 hours but will be paid for 40 hours).
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.