Laboratory Supervisor (medical/clinical laboratory)
American Red Cross - Pennsylvania

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  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution with a major in chemical, physical or biological science, Medical Technology, or equivalent education required.
***** Degrees from foreign institutions will require credential equivalency evaluation from the International Education Research Foundation (IERF).
  • Must have a minimum of six years post-degree relevant clinical lab experience.
  • MT (ASCP) or equivalent certification desired.
  • Ability to understand and perform complex procedures and techniques and work with complex instrumentation; to correctly interpret test results, to include identification and resolution of discrepancies required.
  • Must meet state requirements, as required, in addition to CLIA requirements.
Essential Functions/Physical requirements:
The duties above indicate the essential functions of the job. Physical requirements are those present in a laboratory environment with high safety or health considerations. Operational flexibility is required to meet sudden and unpredictable business needs. A minimum amount (5-10%) of business travel may be required. Must be able to provide administrative on-call coverage as required.

Occupational Exposure to Bloodborne Pathogens: This position requires the incumbent work under conditions where the potential exists for the incumbent to make contact with blood or blood components as a result of splashes, spills, and/or sharps.

Job Description:
If you are looking for an opportunity that makes you feel appreciated every day, we invite you to join us at the American Red Cross! The American Red Cross Blood Services supplies a wide range of blood components, plasma derivatives, and transfusion services to hospitals and other medical facilities throughout the Greater Delaware Valley and New Jersey.

The American Red Cross regional blood center’s mission is to fulfill the needs of people and provide the safest, most reliable and cost-effective blood and plasma services through voluntary donations.

The American Red Cross Philadelphia National Testing Laboratory is seeking candidates for a Laboratory Supervisor opportunity.

In this position you will be Responsible for daily supervision of operations and testing activity for automated and manual test procedures on blood samples to assure the safety, quality, identity, purity and/or potency of the blood supply. You will participate in education and training activities. Ensure compliance with all regulatory directives, policies, procedures and regulations. You will also perform automated and manual test procedures on blood samples to assure the safety, potency and purity of the blood supply as required.

Shift is Day Shift, Monday to Friday, 8:00AM to 4:30PM

The American Red Cross Blood Services is a nonprofit organization that offers employees growth and development; team spirit; a competitive salary; and a comprehensive benefits package.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. EOE/AA and M/F/D/V.

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