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Aerotek URGENT Laboratory Supervisor NEEDED in Lees Summit, Missouri



5+ years of recent PCR use!


• Oversee daily operations in the clinical laboratory and provide overall direction and assistance to associates

• Administer work schedules and review/approve associate time sheets

• Work with manager to ensure appropriate staffing of area of responsibility

• Ensure laboratory associates have thorough understanding of assay theory, troubleshooting, and data analyses by serving as mentor and coach

• Ensure laboratory associates are up to date at all times with training and competency assessments for their areas of responsibility; perform competency assessments when delegated by Laboratory Technical Supervisor

• Monitor department productivity and ensure appropriate quality metrics are met (turnaround times, quality events, etc.)

• Approve clinical laboratory assays that have been submitted prior to results being reported to clients

• Resolve technical problems and ensure that appropriate corrective and preventive actions are taken when deficiencies or errors are found for both the clinical laboratory and/or medical device products as appropriate

• Perform annual review of SOPs not requiring revision and relevant to those laboratory methods for which they have direct operational responsibility to determine if they continue to be accurate and applicable, as required

• Identify inefficiencies in processes, workflow, and throughput and implement process improvements to minimize waste

• Proactively develop plans to meet future departmental needs

• Perform testing as necessary in accordance with the Clinical Laboratory Scientist job description

• Support the lab manager in conducting effective and productive team meetings

• Provide primary source of information and assistance to other departments as needed

• Interview and select candidates for open Clinical Laboratory Scientist positions when needed

• Accept, complete and report on special assignments within the agreed upon timeframe

• Other duties as assigned by management


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Top Skills Details:


Additional Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher BS or BA in biological, physical, chemical or clinical laboratory science

  • At least 5 years of clinical lab experience preferred- CLIA/CAP regulated environment

  • 2 years experience supervising others

  • Demonstrated large project management skills

  • In-depth knowledge of legal and regulatory requirements

  • Ability to make independent decisions regarding matters of significance

  • Demonstrated leadership and critical thinking abilities

  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills

  • Goal oriented, with excellent time management and organizational skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with ability to interact effectively and work efficiently with people at all levels in an organization

  • Keenly attentive to detail

  • Ability to keep sensitive information confidential

  • High level of proficiency with PC based software programs

Please reach out to Sarah ASAP if interested at 913.981.4786 or sacollins(at)aerotek.com

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at Aerotek.com.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.