DUTIES: The Department of Clinical Laboratories is seeking a full-time Associate Director of Clinical Labs. The Associate Director will be responsible for, but not limited to the following: - Adheres to department, hospital and government regulations. - Day to day laboratory operations, review quality control, performance improvement activities. - Ensure timely performance of specimen testing. - Recording and archiving test and QC results. - Maintain inventory and statistics. - Shift staff around or assign staff additional duties in order to maintain work flow smoothly. - Coordinate administrative operations for the laboratories. (DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE ABOVE POSITION DESCRIPTION) QUALIFICATIONS: - New York State Laboratory Technologist License is required. - Bachelor's Degree or equivalent college credits in Medical Technology, Physical, or Biological Science is required. - Six (6) years minimum experience including two (2) years pertinent to Blood Bank. - ASCP certification preferred. Additional Info: *Please ensure you include the 5-digit Line Number and Job Title in the subject line and body of your email submission.Closing Date: Open Until Filled STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY / AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER
Internal Number: 53804
About SUNY Downstate Medical Center
SUNY Downstate's College of Medicine, Health Related Professions, Nursing and its School of Graduate Studies offer students a broad professional education that will prepare them for practice or careers in any location and community. This education provides exceptional opportunities for those students with a commitment to promoting health in urban communities and addressing the complex challenges of investigating and preventing diseases that confront clinicians, educators, and researchers in such an environment. This special aspect of Downstate's unique mission is reflected in the students it attracts and selects, the vast majority of whom are drawn from the New York City Metropolitan area. Many of these students are members of minority and cultural groups underrepresented in the health professions, and/or come from families of first-generation immigrants or from economically disadvantaged backgrounds.