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University of Rochester Asst Supvr Technical, Lab Med - 228179 in Rochester, New York

Asst Supvr Technical, Lab Med Job ID 228179

Location Strong Memorial Hospital Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Full Time 40 hours Grade 097 Central Lab Hem-Chem





The Assistant Supervisor provides daily technical and administrative supervision of personnel in all aspects of the laboratory involving patient care functions. The Assistant Supervisor also functions as a Medical technologist II as needed. In conjunction with the Faculty Director, Supervisor, job duties include, but are not limited to:


  • Perform review of laboratory results and reports. Review data for accuracy, troubleshoot problems and discrepancies. Participate in all laboratory QA activities.

  • Assist in the training and instruction of laboratory policies and procedures. Participate in continuing education; Keep abreast of new developments in Chemistry and/or Hematology.

  • Oversee daily operations with accountability for the professional conduct and technical performance of personnel. Counsel and direct personnel as needed.

  • Assist in the assignment scheduling of personnel. Monitor QC trends, and other laboratory records as needed to meet the requirements of regulatory agencies.

  • Perform the duties of a Med Tech II.

  • Communicate effectively, both orally and written. Responsible for the communication of patient care problems to Supervisors, Residents, and/or Faculty Director.

  • Participate in and coordinate others in special projects, development of new procedures, laboratory housekeeping, equipment maintenance and the management of reagent/supply inventories.

  • Participate in the interview, performance review, and competency assessment processes. Recommend personnel actions including promotions, disciplinary action and termination.

  • Provide supervisory coverage for the Laboratory.

  • Participate in the weekend and holiday supervisory coverage on a rotational basis.

  • Other duties and projects as assigned


Requires MS in laboratory science, clinical chemistry, chemistry, or related science and three years’ experience, BS degree in laboratory science plus 6 years technical laboratory experience, AAS with a total of 90 credit hours (NYS Distribution requirements) and at least 7 years clinical laboratory experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be NYS Licensed Medical Technologist and qualified as a supervisor by NYS.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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