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Director

Category:

Laboratory

Department:

Laboratory

Description:

Summary:

Directs and coordinates activities of workers engaged in performing chemical,
microscopic, and bacteriologic tests to obtain data for use in diagnosis and treatment of
diseases by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Assigns, directs, and schedules staff and oversees performance of tests in fields of
microbiology, chemistry, histology, hematology, immunohematology, serology and
urinalysis

Evaluates and modifies department's policies and procedures and ensures the regulatory
compliance of these procedures.

Establishes standards, normal values, and methods of control for each laboratory test
performed.

Plans, designs, and directs installation of new or improved laboratory techniques.

Prepares and administers laboratory budget.Purchases or directs purchase of laboratory equipment and supplies and recommends
purchase of capital equipment.


Directs maintenance of inventory supply system.

Prepares or directs preparation of various qualitative and quantitative reports and records.
Designs and administers quality control program for each section.

Consults on work in progress and completed work to assure accuracy.

Directs the proper storage of hazardous materials and the laboratory safety program.

Performs specialized and more difficult tests and procedures.

Reviews current literature and attends meetings and seminars to keep informed of new
developments in field.

Coordinates and conducts education and training programs for medical technology
students and personnel.

Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor's degree (B. S.) from four-year college or university; or one to two years related
experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

CONTACT:

William Byrd, Vice President of Human Resources

Phone: 830-426-7893 | wbyrd@medinahospital.net

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Medina Healthcare System is a drug-free and tobacco-free employer with smoke free campuses. This job description is intended to provide only basic guidelines for meeting job requirements. Responsibilities, knowledge, skills, abilities and working conditions may change as needs evolve.

Salary Range:

Based on Experience

Closing:

Open until filled

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