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    Summary

    The Team Leader carries out all of the testing responsibilities of the GS-9, but has higher levels of professional responsibilities and expertise. Technologists at this level generally have professional oversight responsibilities of laboratory team.

    The team leader is responsible for ensuring that staff follow all policies and procedures and is a subject matter authority when there question of a technical or professional nature.

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    Responsibilities

    Some of the duties may include, but are not limited to the following:

    • Develops and reviews policies and procedures.
      -Attends vendor training as needed/available for a complex analytical instrument and is responsible for training employees in its operation.
      -Assists supervisor in defining reference values/ranges using statistical methods, maintains and monitors quality control per system protocols (downloading, retrieving, filing and assists in the review and troubleshooting of QC results).
      -Performs complex maintenance procedures and is consulted as the in house expert for troubleshooting problems.
      -Assists supervisor in coordinating the laboratory proficiency testing (PT) program
      -Works with other clinics to ensure standardization of testing/methods throughout our
      System as needed
      -Assists in new employee orientation and training, competency, retraining and new testing/method training as needed
      -Assists in the evaluation of competency of staff in the performance of chemistry testing/methods.
      -Works with Supervisor and System Quality Assurance officer in developing, monitoring and reporting of all Quality Management issues and monitors promptly and accurately.
      -Evaluates testing/methods for ongoing compliance with established protocols and Guidelines.
      -Assists in the design and prepares appropriate instrument maintenance logs, reviews these logs monthly, and assures that proper routine maintenance is being done by technologists.
    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday: 3:30 pm to 12:00 am
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
    Functional Statement Title/Medical Technologist, Team Leader
    Required to work weekends and holidays: Occasionally
    Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA): Exempt
    Bargaining Unit: Yes

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/522600500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.