Lead Med Tech - Core Lab - FT Nights
Company: Atrium Health
Posted on: October 19, 2020
Job Req ID: 708301
Position Number: 00147633
Employment Type: Full Time
Shift Details: 3rd shift from 11:30 pm - 8:00 am.
Standard Hours: 40.00
Department Name: Core Lab - Administration
Location: Carolinas Medical Center
Location Details: Atrium Health Core Lab
Our mission is to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing
- for all. The name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our
current walls and geographical borders to impact as many lives as
possible and deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For
more information, please visit atriumhealth.org/about-us.Job
Supports Teammates in the execution of the team's responsibilities.
Responsible for training and coaching teammates, creating and
improving standard work, and responding to abnormal conditions.
Responsible for problem solving, safety and quality of the team's
- Actively looks for ways to improve the performance of the team
resulting in improved quality, customer service, productivity, and
a reduction in spending. A minimum of 70% of each day is focused on
- Ensures the quality of testing in area of responsibility.
Investigates testing quality issues and implements countermeasures
to prevent reoccurrence. Documents abnormal conditions or quality
issues and provides feedback to appropriate personnel.
- Ensures the development of standard work and the training and
development of Teammates.
- Audits processes to ensure that Teammates are following the
established standard work. Coaches Teammates if standard work is
not being followed and informs the Group Leader.
- Responsible for supporting the continuous flow of specimens
throughout area of responsibility.
- Ensures point of use storage is maintained, including proper
labeling, organization, and communication with Materials Management
regarding changes in demand, additions, and deletions.
- Maintains 5S conditions within area of responsibility to ensure
safety and quality standards are maintained. Uses visual control
audits as appropriate. Ensures Teammates are wearing the proper PPE
and working safely.
- Monitors the productivity of the team and answers Andons
promptly for area of responsibility and other Team Leader's area
when appropriate and/or necessary. Provides necessary support for
Teammates. Performs troubleshooting of instruments or other
equipment items if possible. Communicates and confirms with the
Teammate that problem issue is understood before closing out the
- Covers gaps for call outs, project time, personnel needs, and
unexpected teammate absences.
- Informs the Group Leader of any personnel situations that might
be considered abnormal or extreme. Catalyst in launching team
building activities. Receptive to trends or changes in team
Works in a busy environment around physicians, technologists, and
visitors. Must be able to actively walk and navigate around
equipment. Works in an area which contains infectious materials,
chemical hazards, and fire and mechanical hazards. Works in an
analytical, physical and managerial environment. May be required to
stoop, reach, and lift light (20 lbs.) to moderately heavy (50
Education, Experience and Certifications
Must be an ASCP registered Medical Technologist or equivalent. A
minimum of two (2) to five (5) years of relevant experience, or an
equivalent combination of education and experience is required.
Demonstrated knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job
functions of a leadership role. Must be able to operate equipment
used in area(s) of responsibility. Thorough understanding of
company product, trade terminology, quality management and control
systems and techniques, testing processes including materials, work
flow, scheduling, supplies, instrument operation, and company
policies as standards. Ability to effectively facilitate problem
solving and resolution. Ability to work with a dynamic team and
demanding customers. Have extensive computer skills in Microsoft
Office applications (Word and Excel in particular). Ability to work
in a fast-paced, multicultural environment. Ability to plan,
supervise, and perform functions of assigned areas. Ability to
maintain on call flexibility to control abnormal conditions.At
Atrium Health, our patients, communities and teammates are at the
center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and
inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and
compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.
As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment
where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our
culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve
our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and
the communities we serve.
Posting Notes: Not Applicable
Atrium Health is an EOE/AA Employer
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