Hoxworth Blood Center seeks an Immunohematology Reference Laboratory (IRL) Assistant Director. The ideal candidate will have five (5) years of experience and SBB (ASCP) certification at the supervisor level or above in the areas of immunohematology reference testing and/or transfusion service. The Assistant Director of this AABB accredited IRL is responsible for providing leadership, expertise and oversight with emphasis on customer interactions with our 24 associated labs and regional transfusion services, coordinating development, training, and managing resources. The Assistant Director, working with the Division Director, Medical Director and Lead Tech, assures that departmental processes, procedures, and quality control activities are compliant with accreditation and regulatory standards. The successful candidate will be responsible for all aspects of testing, technical operation of the IRL including staff supervision for 6 full time technical employees, employee counseling and evaluation and other standard supervisory functions. Other duties include developing/managing contracts and bids, budget development and management, management of a licensed regional antibody registry, relevant projects, training and education of selected transfusion service technologists, bachelors/masters students and post-doctoral physicians/scientists.
SBB (ASCP) certification
Additional Salary Information: Salary will be based on qualifications and experience.