Job Description

This is a great opportunity for an experienced clinical microbiologist to supervise the Micro department at Northwest Medical Center in Tucson. This is a working (bench) supervisor position that reports directly to the director, bachelor's degree in related field is required, MLS / MT or M specialty is preferred.

Up to $5,000.00 sign on bonus for experienced/qualified Lab Supervisor


Job Summary: Organizes and directs the daily activities of the Microbiology laboratory. Responsible for supervising laboratory personnel, conducting and overseeing quality assurance and quality control, and collecting, analyzing, and interpreting lab results. A level I supervisor is considered a working supervisor. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Reports to the Lab Director. Bachelor's degree in area of specialty. Familiar with a variety of Microbiology concepts, practices, and procedures is expected. Previous supervisory experience preferred.


Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed  hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work.  Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees.  It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work.  NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer:  race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

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