Become a member of our team – a team that is changing medicine and changing lives. The Department of Pathology at University of Iowa Health Care is currently accepting applications for a Quality & Operational Improvement Engineer position. This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified individual seeking to work in a fast-paced learning environment within the Department of Pathology.
The Department of Pathology is part of UI Health Care, a comprehensive health sciences center that serves Iowa and the region, as well as patients referred from the United States and overseas. We are proud of our reputation for excellence in patient care, education and research. There is a long history of accomplishments in this storied department and we aim to build on this rich history toward continued excellence in the future. All these accomplishments are the fruits of the efforts of the faculty and staff in the department, who approach our mission with singular dedication, and the rich environment of UI Health Care that nurtures such success. https://medicine.uiowa.edu/pathology/
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics—recognized as one of the best hospitals in the United States—is Iowa's only comprehensive academic medical center and a regional referral center. In 2018-19 seven of our adult care specialties were ranked among the nation’s best, including otolaryngology (3rd), ophthalmology (7th), orthopedics (14th), cancer (18th), urology (34th), pulmonology (39th), and gynecology (50th).
Job Duties: Revise, implement, evaluate and maintain the quality system management program in DeGowin Blood Center designed to ensure compliance with regulatory and accreditation agencies, and to ensure a safe and effective blood supply for patients and a safe donation process
This position will work in close cooperation with other Quality Assurance Team members and with the DeGowin Blood Center management staff. Direction is received from the Department of Pathology Director of Quality and Operational Improvement.
The schedule for this position is primarily Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM-5:00 PM.
For a complete listing of job qualifications and to apply for this position, please visit our website at http//jobs.uiowa.edu, reference requisition #20003573. Applicable background checks will apply.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of 14 calendar days.
Successful candidates will be subject to a criminal background check and health screening. This position is not eligible for University sponsorship for employment authorization. Candidates should be prepared to provide 5 professional references upon request.
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunityIaffirmative action employer. All qualified
applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from
discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual
orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Bachelor’s degree in a basic science or healthcare-related filed from an accredited college or university with specialized training in laboratory medicine or an equivalent combination of education and experience.