CRMC Opportunities

Lab - Laboratory Lead Tech FT Variable Shifts

Coffeyville Regional Medical Center - Coffeyville, KS

The Laboratory Lead Tech leads the daily activities and provides oversight of workflow and operations of the lab.


  • Oversees the daily operation of the clinical laboratory. Problem solves, provides technical assistance to staff, and assigns workload to scheduled staff.
  • Performs various clinical laboratory tests, analyzes, and interprets test results, and ensures accuracy.
  • Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of the policies and procedures for patient preparation, sample requirements, specimen collection, and pre-analytical factors that affect sample quality.
  • Coordinates departmental activities such as quality control, staff training, and procedural updates.
  • Monitors timely receipt, handling, testing, and submission of proficiency testing.
  • Organizes, updates, and monitors quality control, maintenance programs, and timely quality assurance activities
  • Assists the Lab Director with addressing employees' failure to conform to facility performance and behavioral standards and cover absences as needed.
  • Assists with data collection for the quality assurance program or special projects.

The Laboratory Lead Tech assumes other responsibilities as assigned.


  • Analytical ability to apply criteria and evaluate information to make decisions
  • In-depth knowledge of laboratory operations
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; and excellent interpersonal skills in teaming with patients, medical staff, and the public
  • Detail oriented with proven ability to multi-task
  • Professional appearance and ease in developing rapport with others
  • Computer skills including MSOffice, Outlook, Meditech, preferred
  • Ability to work well in a team or independently, required
  • Advanced knowledge of biology and chemistry


Required Credentials (s) one or more of the following:

  • Certified Medical Laboratory Scientist (MLS)/Medical Technologist (MT)/Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) through through ASCP, AMT, or equivalent
  • Associate degree in Medical Laboratory Technology, required
  • Bachelor Degree in Medical Technology, Clinical Lab Science, or Chemical, Physical or Biological Science, preferred
  • Three years clinical laboratory experience, required
  • One-year supervisory experience, preferred
  • Experience with quality assurance, survey, and accreditation, preferred

Posted On: Tuesday, April 9, 2024

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