Laboratory Manager - Pathology



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Full-Time Regular
Job Description

Laboratory Manager - Pathology

150+ bed hospital in the Fairbanks area is seeking a Lab Manager to oversee and manage the Pathology Department including include Histology, Cytology, and Pathology Office staff including routine coverage of shifts in Histology/Cytology areas.

  • Hands on manager – work bench as needed
  • Key to quality management, process improvement and regulatory compliance for all areas of the Pathology Department.
  • Work closely with the Pathologists as part of the Laboratory Management team
  • Annual – 6500 on average - Surgical mostly, some medical
  • Day Shift
  • Monitors daily workflow
  • Supervise the operations of assigned areas, to include hiring, orientation, scheduling, educational needs & staff competency, performance reviews and disciplinary functions.

Ideal Candidate:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Technology
  • ASCP – HT or HTL
  • Team player
  • Working bench manager – must have histotech experience
  • Cytology experience a plus
  • Immunohistochemistry experience required
  • 3+ years of Lab experience required
  • Solid leadership skills needed
  • Good communications skills to deal with tight knit staff and Pathologists
  • Demonstrate superior proficiency in analysis, quality control and quality assurance operation and evaluation, procedure implementation and maintenance, customer service, instrument implementation and maintenance
  • Good problem solving and organization/prioritization skills
  • Ability to critically think and multitask with good work product produced

Department Details:

  • 2 Histo Techs
  • Cytology Tech
  • Lab Trainee
  • 2 Pathology office staff
  • 2 FT Pathologist and 1 part time

The Fairbanks area offers small-town living combined with spectacular natural beauty and plenty of fun recreation. It’s a great place to live and work. Anchorage is 6 hour drive away or a short flight.

For immediate consideration, please send your resume to:

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