This position provides Management and Technical Supervision to the Hospital’s Point of Care Program. It is responsible for the technical supervision of the Microbiology Department. This position is to take responsibility for the Laboratory in the absence of the Administrative Director and/or the Technical Manager.
Essential Values-Based Leadership and Management Competencies: Demonstrates competencies in line with the four core values that are the foundation of all activities performed by management employees in order to achieve the Mission of the St. Joseph Health System (see attached behavioral definitions of competencies):
Dignity: Demonstrates competence in communication and interpersonalrelations as guided in our Standards of Behavior. Models and upholds our core values.
Excellence: Demonstrates competence in continuous improvement, continuous learning, accountability, and teamwork, motivating and developing others, problem-solving and decision making, displaying financial understanding, managing daily operations, and demonstrating business/job specific knowledge.
Service: Demonstrates competence in customer/patient focus, adaptability, and shaping change.
Justice: Demonstrates competence in community orientation, stewardship, and strategic planning and action.
Education Bachelor’s Degree required.
Experience Five years of laboratory experience in an acute care facility preferred.
Two years supervisory experience preferred.
License / Certification Current California Clinical Laboratory Scientist license
Department Orientation Program within 30 days of hire – D00045
Unit Specific competency within 90 days of hire – U00004Knowledge/skills/abilities Excellent oral and written communication skills.Requires good interpersonal relations.
Demonstrated leadership, critical thinking, planning and computer skills.
Established in 1956, St. Joseph Health, St. Mary, is a 206-bed acute care facility celebrating more than 55 years of healing in the High Desert. St. Mary is home to the High Desert's only comprehensive cardiovascular surgery program. St. Mary is also home to a da Vinci Surgery System, making the Medical Center the first provider of robotic surgery in the High Desert. St. Mary Medical Center's dedi...cation to serving the Victor Valley has remained intrinsic to its core values of Hospitality, Dignity, Justice, Service, and Excellence. The Medical Center is fully accredited by the Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP).