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Histology Laboratory Supervisor (Nights)

Company: IDEXX Laboratories, Inc.
Location: Elmhurst
Posted on: January 23, 2023

Job Description:

Are you a laboratory professional with leadership experience looking to use your skills in a whole new way? Or a veterinary supervisor or manager looking for career growth and new opportunities? IDEXX is experiencing phenomenal growth, and we're looking for a passionate laboratory leader to join our team.

As a Histology Supervisor at IDEXX, you will be a leader at one of the largest veterinary diagnostic companies in the world. You will supervise a team of Histology Technicians, Technologists, and lab assistants who prepare tissues samples for our pathologists to diagnose illness in household pets. The IDEXX focus on enhancing the lives of people and pets starts with our own employees; empowering them to achieve their goals, focus on continuous improvement, and supporting the strong collaboration and inclusiveness on our teams. This is a full-time, 1st shift role with very competitive benefits, performance incentives and more.

IDEXX reference laboratories is a global network united by a shared commitment where the true strength in our name is the people behind it. Our reference laboratories make it possible, through our unrelenting commitment to innovation, personalized support, guidance, and expertise, to provide the most complete and advanced menu of diagnostic tests.

Want to learn more about what it is like to work in Histology at IDEXX? Check out what our employees have to say:




In this Role:

  • You will leverage your passion for coaching and developing employees, helping them reach business goals and their full potential
  • You will organize staff schedules, coordinate workflow, and oversee costs and metrics
  • You will problem-solve every day, from trouble-shooting diagnostic analyzers to resolving situational workflow and turnaround time challenges
  • You will be a business leader and a people leader for the lab and the line of business
  • You will bring your passion and enthusiasm for teamwork, success, innovation and excellence to your role, every day.

    What You Will Need to Succeed:
    • You will have hands on lab experience, with knowledge of human or veterinary testing and procedures within Histology and/or Pathology.
    • You've directly supervised 5+ employees in a fast-paced and/or high-volume work environment.
    • You're looking to problem-solve, from trouble-shooting diagnostic analyzers to resolving situational challenges.
    • You 're looking for a fast-paced, high-volume, innovative work environment.
    • You are passionate about leadership, mentoring, coaching and developing people to reach business goals and their potential.
    • You are excited about the opportunity to use your skills and abilities to promote the health and well-being of animals.
    • You would enjoy the challenge of organizing staff schedules, coordinating workflow, and overseeing costs and metrics.
    • You can meet the physical requirements that go with working in a lab - standing and sitting for extended periods of time, phone & computer use, extended reach, lifting up to 50lb, and specific vision ability - close, color, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
    • This is a laboratory, so there is potential exposure to biohazards, agents known to cause zoonotic diseases, and hazardous chemicals.
    • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent combination of education, leadership, and work experience required; preferably in histology or a science-related field.
    • One or more of the following ASCP Certifications/Qualifications will be considered favorably: MLT, MT, HT, HTL or QIHC.

      What You Can Expect From Us:
      • Annual salary targeting: 85-95k
      • Opportunity for annual cash bonus
      • Opportunity for performance based annual merit increase
      • Health/Dental/Vision Benefits Day-One
      • 5% matching 401k
      • On the job training and career advancement opportunities s
      • Additional benefits including but not limited to pet insurance assistance, mental health resources, paid days off to volunteer, employee stock program, foundation donation matching, and much more!

        This is a full time (40 hour/week), night shift position, Mon-Fri 6:30pm-3am. The shifts and hours may vary depending on business need.

        Are you open to relocation?

        Relocation assistance may be considered for a qualified candidate.

        Why IDEXX?
        We're proud of the work we do, because our work matters. An innovation leader in every industry we serve, we follow our Purpose and Guiding Principles to help pet owners worldwide keep their companion animals healthy and happy, to ensure safe drinking water for billions, and to help farmers protect livestock and poultry from disease. We have customers in over 175 countries and a global workforce of over 10,000 talented people.

        So, what does that mean for you? We enrich the livelihoods of our employees with a positive and respectful work culture that embraces challenges and encourages learning and discovery. At IDEXX, you will be supported by competitive compensation, incentives, and benefits while enjoying purposeful work that drives improvement.

        Let's pursue what matters together.

        IDEXX values a diverse workforce and workplace and strongly encourages women, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, people with disabilities, members of ethnic minorities, foreign-born residents, and veterans to apply.

        IDEXX is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will not be discriminated against because of race, color, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, religion, national origin, citizenship status, disability, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, medical condition, or any protected category prohibited by local, state, or federal laws.

        This position will be based out of our Elmhurst, IL location.

        Does this sound like the opportunity for you? Apply today!



Keywords: IDEXX Laboratories, Inc., Elmhurst , Histology Laboratory Supervisor (Nights), Healthcare , Elmhurst, Illinois

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