Reference Laboratory Manager

Kentucky Blood Center
Lexington, KY

Kentucky Blood Center, located in Lexington, Ky., is seeking a
proactive professional responsible for the oversight and management of the reference laboratory (AABB IRL). Responsibilities will include the development of short- and long-term plans; budget preparation and monitoring; oversight of compliance with staff training, processes, and procedures; workload of reference laboratory including staff supervision, employee evaluation, and other standard management functions. Qualified applicants must have a four-year degree, MT(ASCP)SBB, with a minimum of three years management experience preferred. Proof of education/certifications required during the interview process. Must have a working knowledge of industry regulations including the Food and Drug Administration, AABB Standards for Immunohematology Reference Laboratories and AABB Standards for Blood Banks and Transfusion Services. Must be proficient with MS Office products; have proven data analysis skills; be highly organized, reliable, and have outstanding interpersonal skills. Strong written and oral communication skills, a do-what-it-takes work ethic, and a team player attitude are required. Competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including health, dental, vision, life, STD, LTD, paid time off/holidays, EAP, 403(b) retirement savings plan, and pension plan. For more information or to apply online, please visit www.kybloodcenter.org. Drug-free and EOE/AAP.