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Immucor, Inc. Manager, ImmucorDX Laboratory in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Overview

Founded in 1982 and based in Norcross, GA, Immucor is a global leader in transfusion and transplantation diagnostics products that facilitate patient / donor compatibility worldwide. Our mission is to ensure that patients in need of blood, organs, or stem cells get the right match that is safe, accessible, and affordable. The result is life changing for patients in need of a transfusion or transplant. Our new corporate identity illustrates the right match of donors with patients in need of blood or a specific organ, as well as Immucor’s partnership with healthcare organizations in need of innovation and productivity. With the right match, we can transform a life together!

Are you a Manager, with leadership experience overseeing the operations for a Clinical Laboratory environment? As the Manager, ImmucorDX Laboratory, you will manage the day-to-day laboratory operations and ensures the quality and compliance of ImmucorDX clinical laboratory. This includes oversight of the laboratory, equipment, operations, maintenance, documentation. If you meet the qualifications and ready to join an organization where your skill and expertise are valued, apply today!

This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Immucor, Inc. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship from us for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time .

Manager, Laboratory (Molecular Laboratory)

Responsibilities

The Manager, ImmucorDX Laboratory oversees day-to-day laboratory operations and ensures the quality and compliance of the ImmucorDx clinical laboratory. This includes oversight of the laboratory, equipment, operations, maintenance, documentation, and other tasks associated with ensuring the laboratory's productivity.

Additional responsibilities of the Manager, Laboratory Services include:

  • Provides direction to the laboratory staff in the performance of daily tasks.

  • Ensures that department employees follow all applicable regulatory and safety requirements.

  • Schedules laboratory activities to meet customer expectations and production requirements; including review and approval of time cards and time off requests.

  • Foster a unified culture and promotes a process for collaboration, cooperation, and mutual team work; including employee performance reviews, and continuous feedback.

  • Assists with the preparation of department budget and keeps expenses within established limits.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Director, ImmucorDX Laboratory and VP Chief Administration Officer

  • Ensure that the test methodologies selected have the capability of providing the quality of results required for patient care; verification procedures used are adequate to determine the accuracy, precision andother pertinent performance characteristics of the method; and laboratory personnel are performing the test methods as required for accurate and reliable results.

  • Ensure that the laboratory is enrolled in an HHS approved proficiency testing program for the testing performed and that the proficiency testing samples are tested as required by CLIA; the results are returned within the timeframes established by the proficiency testing program; all proficiency testing reports are reviewed by the appropriate staff to evaluate the laboratory’s performance and to identify any problems that require corrective action; and an approved corrective action plan is followed when any proficiency testing results are found to be unacceptable or unsatisfactory.

  • Ensure that the quality control and quality assurance programs are established and maintained to assure the quality of laboratory services provided and to identify failures in quality as they occur.

  • Ensure the establishment and maintenance of acceptable levels of analytical performance for each test system.

  • Ensure that all necessary remedial actions are taken and documented whenever significant deviations from the laboratory’s established performance specifications are identified and that patient test results are reported only when the system is functioning properly.

  • Ensure that prior to testing patient specimens, all personnel have the appropriate education and experience, receive the appropriate training for the type and complexity of the services offered and have demonstrated that they can perform all testing operations reliably to provide and report accurate results.

  • Ensure that policies and procedures are established for monitoring individuals who conduct preanalytical, analytical and postanalytical phases of testing to assure that they are competent and maintain their competency to process specimens, perform test procedures and report test results promptly and proficiently, and whenever necessary, identify needs for remedial training or continuing education to improve skills.

  • Ensure that an approved procedure manual is available to all personnel responsible for any aspect of the testing process

Manager, Laboratory (Molecular Laboratory)

Qualifications

As the Manager, ImmucorDX Laboratory, you must have a demonstrated ability to adhere closely to department procedures at all times. Also, you must possess people skills that will allow you to lead the lab, maintain department morale, and interact cooperatively with workers from other departments.

Specific requirements for this management role will include:

  • Bachelors degree in biology, chemistry, or related natural science and 4 years of training and experience in clinical molecular testing.OR Masters degree in biology, chemistry, or related natural science and 2 years of training and experience in clinical molecular testing; OR(Per CLIA regulation 42CFR493.1449)

  • MT or CLS from ASCP (or other appropriate accrediting body, including AMT or AAB- considered on a case by case basis)

  • 5 years + of molecular testing experience in a clinical (CLIA) laboratory, not including SARS-CoV-2 testing

  • 2 years + of supervisory experience

  • Ability to successfully manage a team of 5-10 employees

  • HLA/Histocompatibility experience, preferred

Manager, Laboratory (Molecular Laboratory)

IMMUCOR, INC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER; MINORITIES/FEMALES/DISABLED/VETS; DRUG FREE WORKPLACE

RESUMES SUBMITTED TO IMMUCOR FROM THIRD PARTY RECRUITMENT FIRMS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

This position is not eligible for sponsorship for work authorization by Immucor, Inc. Therefore, if you will require sponsorship from us for work authorization now or in the future, we cannot consider your application at this time.

Immucor offers a comprehensive benefits package available on the start date of your employment, including:

  • Medical, prescription, dental, and vision insurance – we offer multiple plan options so you can determine which best suits your needs and the needs of your dependents

  • Wellness program

  • STD/LTD/Life insurance all 100% company paid

  • Voluntary life/accident/hospital indemnity insurance for yourself, spouse/domestic partner and dependents

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Company matched 401k plan

  • Vacation/Company & Personal Holidays/Sick days

Where permitted by applicable law, must be fully vaccinated or have an approved Immucor exemption by January 18, 2022 to be considered for U.S.-based job. If not currently employed by Immucor, Inc. Proof of vaccination status will be required on first day of employment.

Job Locations US-MI-Grand Rapids

Job ID 2021-2857

Category Other

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