Lab Supervisor, Third Shift

Job Description

Clinical Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor, Third Shift, Core Lab

UC Health is hiring a Full Time Lab Supervisor for the Core Lab for the Third shift at University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

The Core Lab Supervisor will support the Medical Centers' Core Lab Department, delivering high-quality care to patients based on assessed needs, established standards of care and according to policy and procedures.

About University of Cincinnati Medical Center

As part of the Clifton Campus of UC Health, Greater Cincinnati's academic health system, University of Cincinnati Medical Center has served Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky for nearly 200 years. Each year, hundreds of thousands of patients receive care from our world-renowned clinicians and care team. Our experts utilize the most advanced medical knowledge and technology available, providing a level of specialty and subspecialty medical care that is not available anywhere else in Greater Cincinnati.

Unit Details (selling points):
  • State of the art instrumentation is used in the unit.
  • UCMC is the only academic medical facility in the area.
  • The Lab Core unit is located in UCMC's trauma center.


Under the guidance of the Lab Manager/Lab Director, is responsible for the day-to-day supervision of the Lab Support Techs (LSTs), Laboratory Technicians, and Technical Associates (TAs), with regards to scheduling, PTO requests, corrective action and performance review. Provides technical expertise supporting specimen collection, specimen processing and customer service functions in the laboratory. Serves as the primary trainer for laboratory support personnel and external customers.
  • Supervises Lab Support department (Pre-Analytics: Phlebotomy, Processing) including personnel and workflow. Ensures timely delivery of all pre-analytic services by vigilant monitoring of pending orders (MCP, Horizon, EPIC, Pending reports).
  • Performs duties of LST/TA/Laboratory Technician, including phlebotomy and processing, as workflow dictates.
  • Serves as primary trainer for LSTs/TAs/Laboratory Technician in fulfillment of phlebotomy and processing job duties. Supports training for all other lab associates and patient care associates in phlebotomy/processing duties as indicated.
  • Ensures proper communication of lab support functions with all lab associates. Actively participates in staff department meetings, including daily shift huddles.
  • Conducts Lab Support meetings in support of Lab Administration team when indicated.


Education Requirements: Minimum education associate degree in Medical Laboratory

Preferred: Bachelor in Medical Laboratory Science with certification

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About UC Health

UC Health is an integrated academic health system serving Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. In partnership with the University of Cincinnati, UC Health combines clinical expertise and compassion with research and teaching-a combination that provides patients with options for even the most complex situations. Members of UC Health include: UC Medical Center, West Chester Hospital, Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care, Bridgeway Pointe Assisted Living, University of Cincinnati Physicians and UC Health Ambulatory Services (with more than 900 board-certified clinicians and surgeons), Lindner Center of HOPE and several specialized institutes including: UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute and the University of Cincinnati Cancer Center. Many UC Health locations have received national recognition for outstanding quality and patient satisfaction. Learn more at