The Lab Manager ensures the efficient running of day-to-day operations of the newly-established, CLIA certified COVID-19 testing lab at the University of New Hampshire. The Lab Manager ensures the uninterrupted function, integrity, and validity of test results by meeting all established standards for accuracy, quality assurance, quality control, and timely results.Â Â This position will guarantee the lab meets or exceeds CLIA, OSHA, and HIPAA regulatory standards at all times, assure timely completion of analysis for incoming samples review protocols and operational procedures. The position acts as Quality Systems Manager and trains and manages lab staff.Â Â The successful candidate will:Â â¢ Engage in regular proficiency testingÂ â¢ Communicate new protocols and procedures with staff on a timely basisÂ â¢ Update and retain regulatory documentationÂ â¢ Develop detailed technical reports, andÂ â¢ Work to develop and optimize the development of protocols for liquid handling robotics
â¢ Bachelors in medical technology, chemical, physical, or biological science AND 4 years training/experience in high complexity testing in the respective specialtyÂ â¢ 4 yearsâ experience working in a CLIA-certified human clinical diagnostic laboratoryÂ â¢ Minimum of 2 years of previous supervisory or lead experience required, previous manager experience preferredÂ â¢ Commercial Lab experience a plusÂ â¢ Strong attention to detail, computer proficiency, ability to work in a team environment required as well as good technical, oral, and written communication, and organizational skills
The University of New Hampshire is an R1 Carnegie classification research institution providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshire's lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 13,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs. The University actively promotes a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences, and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry.