Under the supervision of the Technical Director-Biorepository, the Supervisor-Biorepository is responsible for all technical work in the St. Jude Biorepository and for the supervision of the Biorepository in the absence of the Technical Director. The Supervisor-Biorepository oversees the work of the Biorepository Specialist. The Supervisor-Biorepository helps maintain a positive work climate and the overall team effort of the Biorepository. Reviews publications to seek out new procedures that would be beneficial to the Biorepository and works with the Technical Director to validate and implement new procedures. Maintains and ensures compliance with all requirements of ISBER and the CAP Biorepository Accreditation Program.
Bachelor's degree in Medical Technology or in one of the biological, chemical or physical sciences and completion of a medical laboratory technologist training program that was, at the time of graduation, either NAACLS approved or approved pursuant to TN Rule 1200-06-02-.04. Educational requirements may be waived for applicants possessing HEW certification from passing the Health and Human Services proficiency examination on or before September 1, 1997 and who meet criteria outlined in TN Rule 1200-06-02-.22.
Six years experience as a Medical Technologist or equivalent position. Two of the six years must include experience with method validation, quality management including managing quality control, writing standard operating procedures, inventory management, and regulatory compliance the incumbent will be employed
Tennessee licensure as Medical Technologist-General or as a Special Analyst in assigned laboratory section required or eligible. Licensure must be obtained prior to working in lab independently.
Certification as a Medical Technologist by ASCP, NCA, or AMT preferred Specialist Certification in assigned area by recognized accrediting body such as ASCP preferred