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Quality Director

Company: Labcorp
Location: Shawnee Mission
Posted on: August 7, 2022

Job Description:

The Quality Director provides regulatory and quality oversight for a division i.e., group of specialty laboratories and a regional laboratory, The Quality Director works with quality managers responsible for assigned laboratory or laboratories. The Quality director is available as a resource for quality direction, regulatory interpretation, and problem resolution. The Quality Director provides leadership for Labcorp Diagnostics quality programs including implementation of various quality initiatives. Reports directly to Senior Quality Director. PRINCIPAL FUNCTIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:1. Communicates a shared vision to reach current and future goals

  • Promotes a culture of quality
  • Promotes a culture of accountability2. Ensures team members are connected to the value they bring
    • Builds and develops a high performing team
    • Coaches and provides feedback growing our diverse talent
    • Creates an environment for ongoing learning and development3. Models collaboration that creates an inclusive and trusted environment
      • Partners with senior leadership to review potential business opportunities and develops quality strategies.
      • Collaborates with Quality Directors from other divisions on enterprise wide quality initiatives.4. Seeks better ways to achieve our mission
        • Facilitates process improvement and corrective actions and develops and monitors effectiveness checks as required.5. Adapts in challenging times and learns from setbacks
          • Maintains a contemporary knowledge of current industry trends, standards and methodologies as it relates to quality management systems.6. Produces quality results with a sense of urgency
            • Provides leadership and guidance for effective and timely communication and appropriate escalation of quality system issues to all levels of the organization
            • Ensures complete and effective responses to complaints, external and internal audit findings, and nonconforming events. Monitors and trends nonconforming event findings.7. Executes with discipline to achieve the goal
              • Provides leadership for quality management activities which include, but are not limited to internal audits, complaint investigations, and continual improvement.
              • Provides interpretation of regulatory and accreditation requirements as well as guidance on meeting the requirements. LICENSE/CERTIFICATION/EDUCATION: BA/BS degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology, or other related science, 7+ years in Quality Assurance and/or Quality Management and 5 years of supervisory experience. ROLE IS REMOTE BUT YOU MUST RESIDE IN EITHER WISCONSIN, KANSAS, OKLAHOMA OR MICHIGAN Frequent travel for for 6 months of role (1-2 weeks per month) Labcorp is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer:As an EOE/AA employer, the organization will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's race, age, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.For more information about how we collect and store your personal data, please see our Privacy Statement .

Keywords: Labcorp, Kansas City , Quality Director, Executive , Shawnee Mission, Kansas

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