Supervisor, Lab Histology

  • Silver Cross Hospital
  • New Lenox, IL 60451
  • Jan 05, 2021
Full Time Assistant/Support Laboratory

Job Description

Participates with the laboratory Director and managers in overall laboratory management.  Maintain specific Department in efficient and effective operation.  Reports to Director and laboratory managers. Oversees Histology and Cytology staff.  Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Performs laboratory scheduling, organizes workload, assigns duties to laboratory staff shares bench duties Supports and participates in Customer Relations and marketing efforts Maintains department in accordance with various regulatory agencies Maintains current procedure manual(s) and reviews annually Implements  and oversees  and performs quality control Orients new personnel to the department Implements and oversees and performs preventive maintenance Participates in the formation of the annual budget and monitors compliance on an ongoing basis Participates in the evaluation of new equipment for prospective purchase Participates in hiring, evaluation, and discipline of employees Supports administrative and laboratory policy and procedures Serves on committees / task forces as required Assess and participates in the formation of annual goals Consults with pathologists to institute new procedures Embeds, cuts, mounts and stains sections from surgical and autopsy specimens Assists pathologists with surgical and frozen specimens Promotes a clean and safer environment of care, utilizing the SAFE error prevention habits.   Required Qualifications: Associates degree in clinical laboratory science, life sciences, or related field from an accredited college or university. Bachelor’s degree preferred. At least 3 years of Histology experience and two years of Supervisory experience required. HTL (ASCP) certified through ASCP preferred.

Employment Type

Full Time