LifeShare Blood Center
Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Lake Charles, LA and Beaumont, TX
LifeShare Blood Center is seeking an Area Operations Director to provide leadership and strategically direct all donor recruitment and blood collection operations of our south Louisiana regions (Baton Rouge, Lafayette, Lake Charles, LA and Beaumont, TX). Relocation assistance may be available for the right candidate. The Area Director will provide guidance, oversight and supervision to regional directors in the execution of donor recruitment strategies and achievement of red cell, platelet and plasma collection goals, ensuring compliance with company policies, standard operating procedures and applicable regulatory and accreditation guidelines. The ideal candidate holds a bachelor’s degree in a healthcare or business-related discipline and at least six (6) years of progressively responsible operations management experience, preferably in a blood banking setting, plasma center or manufacturing center; demonstrated experience in leading teams in a regulatory environment preferred; working knowledge of FDA regulations governing blood collection establishments, OSHA and cGMP guidelines for laboratory operations preferred. LifeShare offers a competitive beginning salary, commensurate with experience and a generous benefits package. Join us in our important mission to connect blood donors and the lives they impact! Visit our Careers Page to apply.