Lab Support Supervisor
Millennium Laboratories, Inc - San Diego, CA

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Millennium Laboratories is the leading research-based clinical diagnostic company dedicated to improving the lives of people suffering from pain and/or addiction. We provide healthcare professionals with the medication monitoring and drug detection services, clinical tools, scientific data and education helping to personalize treatment plans to improve clinical outcomes and patient safety.

We provide customized drug testing services for healthcare professionals to help them to mitigate the abuse and misuse of prescription drugs. In addition to our urine and oral fluid drug tests, we also offer a saliva-based Pharmacogenetic Test to detect genetic variations in enzymes associated with the metabolism of medications commonly prescribed to patients suffering from debilitating chronic pain and pain related-effects.

We are growing and continually looking for exceptional, talented people to join our family. Each one of our employees possesses a strong entrepreneurial spirit and a drive to improve the lives of those suffering from pain and addiction. To maintain our leadership, we need driven and creative individuals.

We welcome your inspiration, insight, expertise, and passion to bring new hope for people suffering from pain and/or addiction.

We are continually growing and have a new opportunity for a results-driven Lab Support Supervisor to accomplish the following:

Oversee the work of Lab Support personnel including Lab Support Specialists, Specimen Openers and Medical Lab Accessioners

Responsible for facilitating laboratory set up and preparing for deliveries, opening packages and the movement of specimens throughout the lab

Evaluate job performances, mentor staff and develop and implement controls to keep the laboratory running smoothly and efficiently

Plan, coordinate and supervise all functions within the laboratory including Lab Support and Specimen Opening

Provide leadership, guidance, coaching and mentoring for all Lab Support staff including Leads

Responsible for training, scheduling, budgeting, supply maintenance and coordination with department administration and additional laboratory staff

Ensures services being completed are of the best accuracy and are being carried out in an expeditious manner within the standards and guidelines of current accreditations

Understand the flow of the specimen through the lab and how each station influences the flow of the specimen.

Knowledgeable of CAP regulatory requirements and other clinical laboratory audits and procedures

Responsible for learning and staying current on new laboratory procedures and techniques

Responsible for introducing new procedures and techniques to Lab Support staff

Manage all Lab Support employees including managing of time and attendance, work schedules, time off requests, performance evaluations, and disciplinary actions

Interview prospective Lab Support employees

Responsible for open communication with other laboratory staff

We offer competitive pay and a generous health and wellness benefits package including;


Life Insurance

Voluntary Benefits

Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

Vacation and Sick time

Paid Holidays

401 (k) with 3% company contribution

Discount programs

Please be advised that we have 3 dogs on the company premises.

Millennium Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer and E-Verify participant.

Required Skills

Bachelor’s Degree preferred

3+ years of supervisory/management experience within a clinical lab, biotech or manufacturing industry highly preferred

Experience managing a large staff (25+)

Lab experience preferred

Knowledgeable in complying with clinical laboratory procedures and HIPAA regulations

Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)

Ability to develop a cohesive team

Must be a mentor, able to teach and be a team player; sets the example for others to follow

Required Experience