Jan 05, 2022

Medical Technologist Manager - Blood Bank - Full-Time - DAY shift

  • VCU Health System
  • Richmond, VA, USA

Job Description

**$5,000 Sign-On Bonus!**

The Med Technologist Manager manages all aspects of daily operations of the Laboratory to include but not limited to workload; staffing/personnel responsibilities; personnel actions; policies and procedures; maintenance of all personnel records; quality control and quality assurance; budget preparation and monitoring; re-engineering/restructuring; CAP and JCAHO compliance requirements; and customer service.

Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for Hire:
Certified as a Medical Technologist (MT) or Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS) by the American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) or Clinical Laboratory Scientist (CLS) by the National Credentialing Agency or equivalent ASCP categorical Specialty or Categorical certification*
*Unless grandfathered under previous requirements

Licensure, Certification, or Registration Requirements for continued employment:
Current MT (ASCP) or MLS (ASCP) or CLS (NCA) or equivalent, or ASCP categorical Specialty or Categorical certification *
*Unless grandfathered under previous requirements

Experience REQUIRED:
Minimum of 5 years of clinical work experience as a Medical Technologist
Minimum of 5 years of supervisory/management experience in a clinical laboratory setting

Experience PREFERRED: N/A

Education/training REQUIRED:
Bachelor’s Degree in Clinical Laboratory Science (BSCLS) from an accredited program OR a Bachelor's Degree in a Biological Science* in addition to graduation from an NAACLS-accredited CLS/MT certificate program OR Bachelor’s Degree in a Biological Science with 15 or more years of on the job training in a hospital health care environment in a specific lab discipline performing high complexity testing in blood banking, chemistry, hematology, microbiology, immunology and clinical microscopy (categorical or generalist certification required).
*Unless grandfathered under previous requirements

Education/training PREFERRED:
Masters Degree in Clinical Lab Science (MSCLS) from an accredited program

Independent action(s) required:
Expertise in specialized and routine laboratory procedures and experience in operating procedures of laboratory safety and hazardous waste management.

Supervisory responsibilities (if applicable):
Expertise in management and supervision of multi-dimensional laboratory.
Excellent organizational and communication skills.
Knowledge of personnel operating systems and policies and procedures as apply to VCU Health System.

Additional position requirements:
Not routine, but as required.

Age Specific groups served: All

Physical Requirements (includes use of assistance devices as appropriate):
Physical - Lifting 20-50 lbs.
Activities: Prolonged sitting, Walking (distance), Repetitive motion: typing
Other: Exposure to biohazards and potentially infectious body fluids.
Mental/Sensory: Strong recall, Reasoning, Problem solving, Hearing, Speak clearly, Write legibly, Reading, Logical thinking
Emotional: Fast pace environment, Steady pace, Able to handle multiple priorities, Frequent and intense customer interactions, Noisy environment, Able to adapt to frequent change

Workday Day (United States of America)

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