WellStar Health Systems Technical Supervisor- Blood Bank in Marietta, Georgia

Job Title:

Technical Supervisor- Blood Bank

Job ID:

KH-1145700

City:

Marietta, GA

Facility:

Kennestone Hospital

Employment Type:

Regular

Full/Part Time:

Full-Time

Shift:

Days

Department:

General Lab

Description:

Work where you live, love what you do and stay where you can grow! WellStar is the largest not -for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, priding itself in investing back into the communities that we serve. Our culture of caring is evidenced by being recognized nationally by Fortune ® Magazine as one the 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as the recommendations and referrals we receive.

Our clinical laboratory provides diagnostic laboratory services for inpatients and outpatients at WellStar Kennestone Regional Medical Center. Kennestone General Laboratory is a fully accredited and licensed clinical laboratory that provides high quality, cost-effective, state-of-the art testing services to our customers. We operate 24 hours per day and employ highly trained clinical laboratory professionals to conduct our testing in a high volume, fast- paced environment. We provide routine and STAT services in the following disciplines:

  • Blood Bank using ORTHO ProVue Systems

  • Hematology Testing using the Sysmex 5000 XE and the Beckman Coulter CellaVision System

  • Chemistry Testing on the Roche Diagnostics Cobas 8000 Modular Analyzer

  • Urinalysis testing on the Beckman Coulter Iris IQ200

  • Coagulation testing on the ACL TOP 700CTS

The Laboratory Technical Supervisor is primarily responsible for the specific section or discipline that he or she is assigned. Their technical expertise will serve as a resource to the technologists/ technicians and assistants within the department as well as the Physicians, Nurses and Patients who are our customers. They are the designated Subject Matter Experts in the discipline to which they are assigned. The Technical Supervisor is responsible for the analyzer operation, assay performance and supervision of staff within the section. They are also responsible for maintaining accreditation readiness within the department. Additional responsibilities include all Human Resource functions including scheduling, payroll, and performance evaluations, etc.

Required Minimum Education: Must possess a Baccalaureate degree in Medical Technology or related subject.

Required Minimum Certification: Must be a Medical Technologist (MT) or equivalent from an accrediting agency approved by GDHR (ASCP, HEW, NCA, AMT, AAB or another agency approved by GDHR). SSB certification preferred!

Required Minimum Experience : Must have a minimum 5 years of directly related experience in laboratory medicine. Supervisory experience is preferred, but not required.

WellStar offers a world-class benefits package that includes:

Tuition reimbursement Offered day one* to full-time and part-time employees

Bright Horizons - Subsidized, on-site child care

Fitness center Full-service fitness center http://www.wellstarhealthplace.org/

Concierge Service Employees have access to an on-site concierge service provided by Best Upon Request at https://bestupon.wpengine.com/employee-services/

On-Site Dining Options Most locations offer multiple dining options including Cafeterias, Bistros and Grilles

*Learn more about this benefit from your Talent Acquisition Consultant upon application

Come see why our employees love their career at WellStar and enjoy work-life balance and the opportunity for advancement from within.

Apply today to become the newest shining star in our ever-growing healthcare network.

Thank you for your interest in WellStar. We are an equal opportunity employer