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    The Miami VA Medical Center is seeking a Supervisory Medical Technologist-Outpatient Phlebotomy (OPL) for the Pathology & Laboratory Service, reporting to the Chief Medical Technologist/Laboratory Manager. Must be a Medical Technologist (MT); able to work independently and manage multiple assignments in an efficient and accurate manner. The incumbent supervises the Employee Drug Test Program in collaboration with Human Resources.

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    Responsibilities

    **Permanent Miami and Veterans Health Administration Employees must apply to CASB-10349919-HYB-LEB for consideration.**

    The Supervisory Medical Technologist supervises and manages the day-to-day work of technologists and technicians. Recommends appointment, plans and assigns work, gives advice and counsel and evaluates work of subordinates. The incumbent is responsible for monitoring test analysis and specimen examinations to ensure acceptable levels of performance. Assures corrective action is initiated. Assures orientation, training and competency assessment of assigned staff Develops and updates technical policy and procedure manuals. Ensures all staff and affiliate staff are in compliance with accrediting and regulating bodies. The Supervisory Medical Technologist adjusts staffing levels or work procedures to accommodate resource allocation decisions made at the executive level. The incumbent is responsible for the oversight of Miami VA and Broward Community Based Outpatient Clinic technical operations, schedules, training, quality assurance/control, and administration, directing and assuring competency of personnel performing preanalytical activities. The incumbent plays a critical role in the accurate, reliable and timely test results of the clinical laboratory by overseeing the collection, identification and handling of patient specimens. The incumbent is responsible for the training and competency of the employees performing phlebotomy at the main facility, as well as the 8 Community Based Outpatient Clinics with quarterly visits and competency assessment of all employees performing phlebotomy at those facilities. Individual will work alongside OPL team, will cover general duties and adjust tour of duty as need be.

    Work Schedule: Full-Time, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Tour of Duty may vary as needed)

    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    12

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/522890100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.