Laboratory Corporation of America Forensic Lab Supervisor in Saint Paul, Minnesota

MedTox Laboratories is a subsidiary of Laboratory Corporation of America (LabCorp). The integration of LabCorp and Covance in 2015 makes LabCorp the largest health care diagnostic company in the world. LabCorp operates in over 60 countries creating great opportunities for career growth and advancement across the world.

If you are motivated by job satisfaction, MedTox Laboratories is the place for you. Every day we make a difference in the way the medical community receives accurate results for our clients and patients. Come join an industry leader to grow your career in the Medical Laboratory Industry as a Forensic Laboratory Supervisor

MedTox Forensic Workplace Drug Testing team is seeking a Supervisor. This position supervises staff and oversees workflow in the forensic lab. This is a 3rd shift position.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Supervise employees; maintain employee work/vacation schedules, evaluate and manage employee performance, communicate expectations and goals, disciplinary actions and/or improvement plans, perform bi-annual appraisals and reviews

  • Evaluate departmental staffing needs; interview, evaluate and select candidates

  • Determine work procedures and expedite work flow to maintain departmental / client TAT expectations

  • Participate in external / internal inspections as required by CAP and/or SAMSHA or other governing agencies

  • Maintain up-to-date laboratory procedures (SOPs)

  • Oversee inventory and ordering of laboratory supplies needed to perform testing

  • Ensure laboratory staff is maintaining quality assurance while performing testing

  • Participate in performing routine testing

  • Build strong interdepartmental relationships/partnerships

  • Provide excellent customer service to external clients

  • Administer policies consistently and fairly

About our Company: MedTox Laboratories, a LabCorp Specialty Testing Group, located in the Roseville/New Brighton area operates a SAMHSA-certified drug testing laboratory and CAP and CLIA-certified clinical laboratory. Our comprehensive laboratory and testing services coupled with our commitment to excellent customer service ensures that our clients' testing programs operate as efficiently and effectively as possible. We are committed to building strong relationships with our clients; being responsive to their questions and adaptable to their needs.

Requirements

Required Education, Experience, Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year accredited college or university in chemical, biological or clinical laboratory science or medical technology

  • Six years of Laboratory experience required

  • Two plus years of proven leadership experience, ability to lead and direct staff, lead by example

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills including written, verbal, and listening skills

  • Proven ability to prioritize tasks, manage time and perform work with a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail

  • Excellent research and problem resolution skills

  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office applications

Preferred Required Education, Experience, Skills and Qualifications:

  • Seven years of Laboratory experience required

  • Two plus years of Toxicology experience, including extraction prep work and data analysis for LCMS/MS, HPLC, GCMS, and GC systems

Shift

3

Schedule

3rd shift, Mon-Thurs 9:30 PM-8AM; OR Sun-thurs 1130/PM-8AM

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.