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Nationwide Children's Hospital Lab Supervisor- Laboratory Send Outs in Columbus, Ohio

Lab Supervisor - Laboratory Send Outs

Full-time; Benefits Eligible

Hours: Dayshift (with flexibility for meetings and projects)

We are seeking a Lab Supervisor -

The Supervisor is responsible for overall operations of assigned laboratory section. This task is accomplished through oversight of processing/testing of laboratory specimens and technical decisions/direction (if applicable). Includes direction of workforce, problem investigation and resolution, developing and implementing procedures/processes, assuring quality and regulatory compliance tasks, assignment/delegation of duties, education/competency and training, and communication with a variety of different customers. The Supervisor will be a supportive link between staff, Specialist II, Manager, other areas within the Laboratory Department, and should project a professional image through all communication to internal and external Nationwide Children's Hospital customers.It is essential that the individual has above average communication and organizational skills and be willing to work independently as well as part of a management team. The Supervisor assists the Manager with their responsibilities as required.

Why Nationwide Children’s Hospital

The moment you walk through our doors, you can feel it. When you meet one of our patient families, you believe it. And when you talk with anyone who works here, you want to be part of it, too. Welcome to Nationwide Children’s Hospital, where Passion Meets Purpose.

Here, Everyone Matters. We’re 12,000 strong. And it takes every single one of us to improve the lives of the kids we care for, and the kids from around the world we’ll never even meet. Kids who are living healthier, fuller lives because of the knowledge we share. We know it takes a Collaborative Culture to deliver on our promise to provide the very best, innovative care and to foster new discoveries, made possible by the most groundbreaking research. Anywhere.

Ask anyone with a Nationwide Children’s badge what they do for a living. They’ll tell you it’s More Than a Job. It’s a calling. It’s a chance to use and grow your talent to make an impact that truly matters. Because here, we exist simply to help children everywhere.

Nationwide Children’s Hospital. A Place to Be Proud

What Will You Be Doing?

  • Continuously improves the quality of the services offered.

  • Assumes the responsibility of customer focused care while respecting medical significance of department and its operations.? Specimen problem investigation and resolution for customer/patient, includes incident reporting and resolution.

  • Create, update, and maintain procedures. Educates staff on new policies and procedures. Assists, through support, the development or implementation of new testing or processes.

  • Oversees quality assurance protocols as required. Oversees instrument maintenance program, supports regular preventive maintenance, and maintains records of service.

  • Maintains fiscal accountability. Maintains cost effectiveness, maximizing available resources. Demonstrates appropriate management of finical resources.? Contributes to section planning, budgeting, and overall processes.

  • Monitors day-to-day laboratory operations; direct workforce appropriately. Prioritizes and adjusts work schedules.

What Are We Looking For?

To fulfill this role successfully, you must possess these minimum qualifications and experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in science (preferably medical technology or a related field), OR a Bachelor's degree in medical technology with three to five years bench work experience in a similar laboratory.

  • Certification by ASCP or equivalent (in technical areas that include patient testing/resulting/reporting).

  • Non-testing areas, Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, or medical technology acceptable.

  • Supervisory skills required to plan, assign, direct, and evaluate the work of subordinate staff.

  • Master's degree preferred.

MINIMUM PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTSAbility to stand for more than 1 hour at a time, sit for more than 1 hour at a time. Good visual and auditory acuity. Full use of hands and arms. Ability to speak clearly. Ability to lift up to 30 pounds occasionally. The above list of duties is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by individuals assigned to this classification. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties performed by the individual so classified, nor is it intended to limit or modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct, and control the work of employees under his/her supervision.

Requisition ID: 2020-25218

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Street: 700 Children's Dr