Director of Operations/Manufacturing and Hospital Services

Kentucky Blood Center
Lexington, KY

Kentucky Blood Center (KBC), located in Lexington, KY is seeking a resourceful, self-motivated individual to oversee Technical Services processing from receipt of units through distribution including inventory management. The successful candidate will ensure excellent customer service is provided to all KBC blood component customers; ensure Quality System Essentials are implemented, audited, and in compliance within Technical Services; develop and monitor department budgets; and will ensure acceptable validation and implementation of new or revised processes, equipment, computer programs and SOPs. Must have bachelor’s degree, MT(ASCP) or CLS, or experience deemed equivalent. Three years of management experience in an organization regulated by good manufacturing practices, FDA, AABB or equivalent. Two or more years’ experience in a blood center managing blood components distribution, inventory, and customer relations preferred. Must have excellent leadership, problem solving and communication skills. Competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including health/dental/life, STD, LTD, cancer, accident, paid time off/holidays, EAP, and retirement savings plan. For more information or to apply online, please visit www.kybloodcenter.org. Drug-free and EOE/AAP.