The laboratory manager serves at a larger active, affiliated medical center with comprehensive and complex laboratory services and has full supervisory responsibility for a large staff including GS-11 and GS-12 personnel. These higher-level duties consist of significant scope, complexity (difficulty), and range of variety, and are performed by the incumbent at least 25% of the time. Full responsibility of managing and supervising laboratory service operations in a complexity group 1 laboratory. If you are a Medical Technologist, please apply to Job Announcement CBSY-11259883-22-KRJ Major Duties: Develops and manages guidelines, policies, and procedures. - Interprets and provides technical guidance on agency policies and procedures. Assesses laboratory effectiveness. - Establishes and maintains quality assurance programs. Serves as an authority on laboratory medicine. Serves as a consultant to local, network, and national program officials. Keeps abreast of current research, clinical methods, and technical advances in the field. Develops and integrates new techniques, and procedures into laboratory programs. Provides direction and guidance to staff. Develops and manages program budget. Approving Official for Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Service credit card holders Contracting Officer Representative for Pathology & Laboratory Medicine Service Works with Logistics to ensure laboratory supplies are maintained. Maintains coverage throughout the laboratory and active recruitment and personnel selection functions. Conducts performance evaluations Work Schedule: Full Time, Monday - Friday, Daytime hours, possible weekends or holidays Telework: ADHOC Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Position Title/Functional Statement #:Histopathology Technologist (Laboratory Manager)/PD000000 Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.