Avera LABORATORY OPERATIONS MANAGER in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

JOB SUMMARY: Manages the overall operation of clinical molecular genetics laboratory operations. Ensures the effective utilization of staff, material resources and financial resources for the clinical molecular genetics laboratories. This position is responsible for the overall coordination and evaluation of the clinical molecular genetics laboratories.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, developing, training, and retaining employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's degree in Medical Laboratory Science and a minimum of four years laboratory experience and/or training or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required.

  • Specialty Certification from MBCASCP preferred.

  • Previous management/supervisory experience preferred.

CERTIFICATION, LICENSURE, and/or REGISTRATIONS:

  • Certification as a Medical Laboratory Scientist from the American Society of Clinical Pathology (ASCP) required.