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Blood Bank Laboratory Supervisor

Memphis, TN 38103

Job Type: Laboratory Jobs (IRL/ Blood Bank/ Transfusion/ HLA) Job Number: KMC2618

Seeking a Blood Bank Lab Supervisor to join our team!

 

This is a full time and permanent position with a highly regarded Academic Health Center in the Memphis area! Ideally seeking a candidate with Supervisory experience but will consider a Lead or Senior tech who is looking to step into a leadership role. Must have Blood Bank experience as a Medical Technologist.

 

Requirements:

-LEVEL I or II Trauma experience in Blood Bank setting required

-Experience with OB, Sickle Cell and neonatal patient population desired

-TN Supervisor License Required

-SBB preferred

 

Ideal Candidate must be able to perform the following:

ABO/RH testing and understanding compatibility for RBCs, FFP, CRYO, and PLT for different Blood Types

Weak D testing

Indirect Coombs: Solid phase, PEG, LISS, No Enhancement, Pre-warm technique

Antibody Identification

Crossmatches: Proper blood selection for ABO/RH and other RBC antibodies

Elution Studies

Antigen typing

Sickle testing

DAT

Fetal Screens

Thromboelastograph (TEG) testing

fFN

Donor Processing: Receive, Confirm Blood Type, Proper storage for each product

Modify Blood Components: Thaw, Pool, and Split (Aliquot) blood components

Dispensing Products: Single products, or Massive Transfusion Protocol

 

Shift/Schedule:

Second Shift (3pm-11pm)

Weekend rotation (Every other weekend required)

Technical Call (As Needed): In event the Manager is unavailable and needs technical guidance, the Supervisor will assist the staff by walking them through processes and procedures via phone call

 

Responsible for Supervising Second Shift Staff:

1 MTs, 2 MLT, and 1 MLA

 

Work Environment:

High pace work environment that services, Trauma OR, Trauma ICU, Chandler OR, Ambulatory OR, High Risk OB, NICU, and Sickle Cell Clinic.

Supervisor will be responsible for performing Blood Bank tests, along with assisting techs with technical questions on a daily basis.

Must be able to multitask and work efficiently under pressure.

 

Administrative Functions (Systems):

Review antibody identification workups for the Staff

Staff scheduling (As Needed)

Transfusion Statistics: Wasted Products, Product Usage, Unknown Trauma Identification Tracking Form

Assist with Inventory Control and ordering Reagents and Supplies (As Needed)

 

 

For more details please submit your resume for review!

 

 

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Kristin Campbell
Healthcare Recruiter

Hello! Thanks for checking out my job openings. I specialize in recruiting and placing healthcare professionals into full time permanent positions nationwide. I work with top hospitals/clients on Physician, Advanced Level Practitioners, Therapy, Nurses, Nurse Leadership, Laboratory, and other Allied Health Recruitment. I look forward to placing you into a long term satisfying career!

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