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Molecular / Cytogenetic Director
Ref No.: 20-00656
Category: Biotechnology
Location: San Antonio, Texas
The Director will lead the strategic development and direction of the Diagnostic laboratory with emphasis of molecular genetics.

  • Assists in establishing molecular diagnostics laboratory
  • The selected candidate will develop and maintain policies and procedures that guide and support Laboratory Services.
  • Assists in establishing and executing departmental long and short-term goals.
  • Assists in the development, implementation and maintenance of an effective department QA programs and monitors.
  • Present material to various committees.
  • Assist in developing Protocols and Technical Bulletins to help Market services.
  • Help Clients with interpretation of Molecular Diagnostic results.
  • Helps develop and validate Molecular Diagnostic methods.
  • Helps prepare annual operating and capital budgets.
  • Represents Laboratory on varies committees
  • Assists in maintaining the compliance guidelines for the laboratory industry.
  • Exercise all laboratory safety precautions and adhere to lab procedures as stated in procedure manuals.
  • Perform all job responsibilities in alignment with the industry's best security practices and regulatory guidelines to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of protected health information and other sensitive company data.

  • PHD with dual board certification in Clinical Molecular Genetics and Clinical Cytogenetics is preferred; however board certification in clinical molecular genetics is a requirement
  • Four years or more of post-graduate job-related experience is required.
  • Prior experience with Start-up Lab is preferred.
  • Project management experience including team management skills is preferred.
  • Must be able to make independent decisions, process information accurately, accurately report financials, manage multiple projects simultaneously and be organized.