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Lab Supervisor-Ketchikan, AK-Relocation Package Available-req51159

Quest Diagnostics

This is a Contract position in Ketchikan, AK posted July 1, 2021.

Laboratory Supervisor – Ketchikan,  AK


Shift: Monday-Friday Day Shift



Responsible for the scheduling and supervision of the non-exempt lab personnel on multiple shifts. Accountable for quantity and quality of specimens handled and test results.


1. Oversees staff and activities of the department, distributes/assigns work; determines priorities; schedules non-routine procedures; performs personnel related functions (hiring, firing, discipline, training, etc.).

2. Performs advanced/specialized tests and other related laboratory techniques. May duplicate work of others to confirm test results. Re-evaluates methodology, makes recommended changes and assists in test interpretation. Determines if further testing should be done on samples or if test should be repeated.

3. Checks/approves all specialized and problem reports for accuracy.

4. Initiates quality-control measures and monitors quality of work for adherence to laboratory standards.

5. Performs duties of technologist as necessitated by absence or peak workload.

6. Completes special projects as requested, e. g., surveys, statistical reports, studies, research, etc.


Education: Required MT/ASCP or MLT/ASCP certified, Preferred Work Experience: 5+ years, Experience in a laboratory environment, Needs someone to pull the team together, teamwork, Must be good with numerical data and metrics, Proactive 

Other: Experience in a laboratory environment.

Tier II relocation package available