Director of Clinical Lab Operations in Farmingdale, NY at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 10/17/2018

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Job Description

Director of Clinical Lab Operations


  • Directs and coordinates client service functions with laboratory activities to ensure that services are provided on schedule within quality and cost objectives.
  • Ensures that all operations are carried out in compliance with local, state, federal, and governmental regulations and laws.
  • Creates and evaluates new procedures and equipment for potential use in the laboratory and recommends new procedures and equipment where necessary.
  • Directs, coordinates and oversees major unit projects to the best economic advantage of the corporation.
  • Establishes laboratory organization and process plans between technical and ancillary service lines, delegates responsibilities, authorities and accountabilities to appropriate
  • Responsible for implementing plans, programs and processes designed to meet or exceed corporate goals and objectives.
  • Collaborates on cross-functional initiatives toward Business Unit goal achievement.
  • Develops full business understanding and solid, collaborative working relationships with the cross-functional management team
  • Establishes and implements short- and long-term strategies to deliver services to customers within reasonable schedules and budgets.
  • Leads the transformation of operations into a world class lean culture. Defines and implements operations standards for quality, on-time service delivery, cost control and waste reduction while maximizing operating margin.
  • Directs the implementation and execution of the operations processes and policies throughout the organization
  • Oversees operational and business activities to ensure a high standard of excellence
  • Establishes and communicates goals and objectives, defines methodologies, tasks, and activities, and clearly describes roles and responsibilities for performance.
  • Sustains and administers continuous improvement activities that will drive lean methodology and Six Sigma quality through the organization.
  • Responsible for development and training plans for management personnel in the ancillary services within the laboratory as well as reviewing and appraising their performance.
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  • Ensures that fair and effective performance measures are assigned, and that employees are motivated to achieve and/or exceed their assigned goals and objectives utilizing sound management tools and practices.
  • Provides leadership, coaching and development to direct reports in order to improve the caliber and productivity of all staff levels


  • New York State CLT required
  • Bachelors In Medical Technology, Masters preferred
  • 5+ years’ experience in an operations management role in a Clinical or Pathology Lab

For immediate consideration, please email a copy of your resume to and call 610-660-9830.

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