Community Health Systems LABORATORY - DIRECTOR - FT in Springfield, Oregon


Hourly Base Rate: TBD

Hours: Day Shift

Hours Per Week: 40 hours/week

Date Posted: 06/21/2018


Under the supervision of the Chief Operating Officer, plans, directs, coordinates and evaluates tasks and functions of the Laboratory. Selects, evaluates, directs, disciplines and terminates departmental personnel. May consult with Assistant Lab Manager or supervisory staff. Develops and administers annual department budget. Administers quality assurance or performance improvement activities and recommends purchases of equipment. Oversees associated laboratory regulatory and compliance activities in coordination with the VP of HR. Maintains high standard of professional performance. May serve in a consultative role to other laboratory services and laboratory P.O.C.T. providers within McKenzie Willamette Medical Services.


Education/Licensing : Baccalaureate or higher degree in Medical Technology or Clinical Laboratory Sciences. CLS (ASCP) or MT(ASCP) or higher certification. Educational and experience levels necessary to meet CLIA regulations for General Supervisor for moderate and high complexity laboratory testing and Laboratory Director for moderate complexity testing.

Qualifications/Skills : Five years experience in all phases of laboratory medicine including supervision and management. Must meet all education and experience requirements designated by CLIA for general supervisor of a high complexity laboratory and Director of a moderate complexity laboratory. Organizational skills. Written and verbal communication skills. Compiling and analyzing statistical data. Fiscal management and cost analysis. Working knowledge of laboratory procedures, processes and equipment. Knowledge and application skills associated with TJC standards. Working team knowledge of Compliance Regulations. Team and group problem solving. Progressive discipline. Interviewing and evaluating staff. Staff counseling. Systems and processes analysis. Decision making under stressful conditions. Conflict resolution. Scheduling. QA/PI/QC analysis. Personnel management.

Job: Laboratory

Organization: McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center

Location: OR-Springfield

Requisition ID: 1831296

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.