Clinical Laboratory Manager - Immunogenetics Center

Responsibilities
You will be a key leader within the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine for the Immunogenetics Center, an internationally-respected center of clinical, academic and research innovation and excellence. Within our 24-hour laboratory environment, you will provide administrative, programmatic and personnel management while overseeing development, productivity, materials management and regulatory compliance. We're looking to you to promote interdisciplinary cooperation as you work closely and collaboratively with faculty to develop operating principles, goals and priorities. You will:

*Oversee daily laboratory operations
*Develop, implement and monitor budgets
*Ensure compliance with all relevant laws, regulations and standards for safety, human resources, accreditation, permitting, licensure, and certification
*Facilitate staff growth while also pursuing self-development
*Maintain and model technical expertise
*Ensure the delivery of high quality, efficient, cost effective clinical services

Qualifications

We're seeking a detail-oriented, customer-focused, self-motivated professional with:

*Bachelor's degree in biology, molecular biology or a related field
*A minimum of 5-7 years of experience as a laboratory supervisor or manager
*Background with relevant regulatory issues, including: safety, compliance, competency, and CAP/JCAHO/CLIA requirements
*Adaptability as well as strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
*American Board of Histocompatibility and Immunogenetics ABHI certification as a Certified Histocompatibility Technologist (CHT) or Certified Histocompatibility Specialist (CHS) preferred

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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