Salem Health Hospitals & Clinics

  • WVH Laboratory Supervisor

    Job Locations US-OR-Dallas
    ID 2018-2621
    Allied Health
    Position Type
    Full time
    Minimum Salary
    USD $33.38/Hr.
    Maximum Salary
    Work Schedule
    Hours Each Week
  • Overview

    Your Team. Your Choice. Choose Salem Health.


    Salem Health does more than provide high quality patient care. It is an organization that commits itself to empowering teams to create, innovate, and dream. We are looking for individuals who can challenge the status quo, raise the bar, and embrace change. 


    At Salem Health, we want trailblazers, self-starters, and creative thinkers to drive improvement in the health care arena where “patient-centered” is more than just words.


    The Laboratory Supervisor plans and coordinates the function of the Laboratory Department to ensure the effective operation of the day, evening shift and/or the night shift. A key role of this position is to plans, direct and supervise the prioritization and performance of the daily workloads within the department.


    Core Functions

    • Performs responsibilities of a staff technologist, setting high standards of performance.
    • Interprets laboratory policies to department staff, analyzes and resolves employee problems and initiates plans to motivate staff and achieve goals.
    • Schedules employees, provides orientation and training programs and performs actions such as disciplinary actions and yearly performance evaluations.
    • Assures that all staff on the shift are properly trained to perform the necessary duties.
    • Acts as a liaison between the laboratory and other departments and their leadership as needed.
    • Personnel complete tests within established turnaround times, audited regularly through the LIS or by other means.
    • Ensure employees understand their role and responsibilities in achieving organizational success by establishing and communicating clear expectations


    • Bachelor’s Degree required. Emphasis on sciences. If Bachelor’s is not in a science field, sufficient course work in the sciences is required to meet CLIA requirements for highly complex testing.
    • Minimum four (4) years of relevant technical laboratory experience.
    • Requires current registration as MLS (ASCP) or equivalent
    • Must be technically competent in all disciplines of the field of medical technology.
    • The position also requires excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
    • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to create an environment of growth
    • Develop and manage an effective plan for the future direction of areas of responsibility
    • Achieve results within budgetary parameters
    • Understand regulatory issues and ensure compliance


    As a leader in the local industry, Salem Health offers a generous total rewards package, an empowering culture, and a commitment to the development and growth of our in-house talent. Our work is grounded in respect for people and continuous improvement and we invite you to partner with us to further our mission.


    Salem Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law.


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