This is an exciting time to join our dynamic organization. OPKO Health is a diversified healthcare company that seeks to establish industry-leading positions in large, rapidly growing markets, including pharmaceuticals, diagnostics, and biologics. OPKO's diagnostics business includes BioReference Laboratories, the nation's third-largest and fastest growing clinical laboratory over the last 35 years, which provides diagnostic testing to physician offices, hospitals, and clinics, among others, and GeneDx, a rapidly growing genetics and genomics laboratory that applies cutting edge technologies to make efficient clinical diagnostic testing and interpretation available for individuals with rare and common genetic conditions. Come join our team and become part of something big, by making our patients and customers the highest priority.
We are looking for a Specimen Processing Supervisor, Overnight (40 hours per week) in our Melbourne, FL location.
Schedule: Monday-Friday 10:00pm-6:30am
Responsible for the overseeing following activities: training of all personnel, all daily operations of Specimen Processing, Ensure all Compliance Policies are followed, low error rate, and productivity within company standards. Ensure maintenance of a safe, ergonomically sound, professional environment.
Additional job responsibilities:
Oversee implementation of SOPs for Specimen Processing in accordance with company policy
Oversee/Ensure all processing documentation is complete and reviewed as required.
Ensure Specimen workflow from logistics meets the needs of the department
Monitor Special Handling of identified Clients, to ensure irreplaceable patient samples are not mishandled specimens/orders.
Must be able to establish a positive work environment that actively encourages and supports employee involvement.
Hold regularly scheduled staff meetings.
Prepare month-end reports.
Investigates/resolves and responds to client complaints.
Identify, develop and implement process improvement plans.
Effectively work with internal departments to resolve problems. Must have interpersonal skills to gain cooperation with other departments, and foster continuous improvements.
Any/All other projects as assigned by management.
High School Diploma
College Degree (Preferred)
At least two years supervisory experience in fast paced clinical lab setting
Computer skills, MS Office applications
Medical or production background (Preferred)
Must be flexible and available based on staffing requirements, weekends, and holidays, on call and long hours.
BioReference Laboratories is an Equal Opportunity Employer.