Manager Quality Control Laboratory

San Diego Blood Bank
San Diego, CA

The San Diego Blood Bank (SDBB) is looking for a Manager of their QC laboratory who will manage and coordinate functions and activities in the laboratory as well as participate on the Lab Management Team and support SDBB safety, good manufacturing practice, and quality plan. Essential duties include: maintaining department records, reports and statistical data as required; developing laboratory goals and objectives in conjunction with the director; assisting with the development and management of the department budget; establishing and maintaining laboratory policies and procedures; participating in laboratory quality and variance programs and process improvement programs; facilitating department staff meetings and attends other meetings as assigned; enhancing professional growth and development for self and staff; and performing other duties as assigned or requested. The right applicant will have a bachelor’s degree, have an advanced understanding of immunohematology and blood banking concepts with five or more years in the blood banking or a related field (with laboratory, supervisory and regulatory experience). Candidates should also have an advanced knowledge of application of AABB Standards, Food and Drug Administration, Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments, and other regulations that apply to blood banking and cell engineering. Must be a detailed-oriented, well organized, self-motivated employee capable of working independently. California Clinical Laboratory Scientist License is required. To apply, click here.