Director, Laboratory Operations
Smith Arnold Partners
My client is committed to maintaining a skilled and motivated workforce through best-practice programs, including competitive pay, innovative benefits, and professional and personal development opportunities. In addition to Registered Nurses and allied health professionals, we also seek qualified individuals to work in financial, administrative, managerial, and other support positions. Located in the beautiful Candlewood Lake area of CT, we invite you to apply and bring your talent to our team.
Title: Director, Laboratory
Location: Danbury, CT
-Candidate will oversee the day to day operations within span of control of over 90 staff members resolving problems and ensuring operations are efficient, compliant, safe and of the highest quality.
-Also responsible for developing and implementing a strategic plan to create and maintain a culture of customer service.
-Exhibits problem-solving skills in both routine and emergency situations.
-Consistently demonstrates patient experience skills by placing patient perception concerns first.
-Responsible for personnel management to include; interviewing and selection of staff, onboarding and training, counseling and disciplinary actions up to and including termination.
-Must complete annual assessments in timely fashion and provides professional coaching and career path guidance and monitor quality assurance and quality control for lab as well as reporting timely and correct submissions or all proficiency testing.
-Candidate will also be expected to evaluate new methods and equipment for the lab and make recommendations to the Medical Director for adoption of equipment and methods.
– Bachelor’s degree in Medical Technology or equivalent experience and
– Minimum of ten (10) years of laboratory management experience.
– Master’s degree in Business or related field, preferred.
*experience in laboratory outreach experience preferred