At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we're not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we're driving excellence and improving outcomes.
For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker's Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor's annual Employees' Choice Awards 2017. We're treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
We Are: We're taking bold steps to redefine what's possible in Laboratory Medicine. Our state-of-the-art clinical laboratories provide sophisticated technology and automated equipment that allow our teams to get to answers faster and more efficiently, with a strong emphasis on applied and translational research. We are committed to the growth and advancement of the department, and fully support the active collaboration of scientists, clinicians, and industry experts to develop next-generation laboratory methods. MSK is also dedicated to providing diverse educational opportunities to further develop the skills and ambitions of our medical technologists, laboratory managers, and laboratory directors.
The Department of Laboratory Medicine is seeking a Regional Laboratory Manager to oversee the labs at MSK Westchester and MSK Bergen (opening in 2018).
As Laboratory Manager you will:
Plan, organize and direct the day to day operations of laboratories at Westchester (NY) and Bergen (NJ) sites
Work to achieve efficient and effective operations, to ensure quality service and to meet the needs of the clinical staff and patients
Review new policies and procedures with staff as directed by Lab Administrator
Monitor Quality Control, Quality Assurance, Safety and Inspection Control practices to assure compliance with internal and external regulations
Ensure smooth workflow, and demonstrate decision-making abilities in all aspects of performance in support of the Department
Information management skills to communicate, explain, interpret, share and/or present information to employees and management staff at MSKCC and appropriate external contacts
The ability to multi-task and handle a variety of situations simultaneously
The ability to analyze laboratory needs (e.g., human resource/ equipment/financial), systems, and procedures
Bachelor's degree (Biology, Chemistry, or Clinical Laboratory Sciences) required, as is 6+ years of relevant experience
Must have previous supervisory experience
Previous experience in a generalist role required
NY State Clinical Labs license required; ASCP certification preferred
Hours : Days/varies
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, a...nd superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.