Blood Bank Manager - Blood Bank (Sign-On Bonus)

Penn State Health St. Joseph Regional Health Network


Location:  US:PA:Reading

Work Type:  Full Time

FTE:  1.0

Shift:  Days
Hours:  Varied


*Experienced Certified Medical Lab Scientist/MT may qualify for up to a $5,000 sign on bonus!




The Blood Bank Manager is responsible for the direction of the activities for the laboratory blood bank and transfusion services. The Blood Bank Manager's responsibilities require the oversight and evaluation of procedures, regulatory requirements, equipment, and staff. The Blood Bank Manager requires knowledge of facts, concepts and skills in technique and instrumentation as well as knowledge of personnel relations and group functions.




Baccalaureate degree or HEW MT preferred with six years of experience in the clinical laboratory. Associates degree MLT with 6 years of experience in the clinical laboratory will be considered.


ASCP certification with the College of American Pathologists




Extensive knowledge of the principles, methods, materials, equipment, and techniques of clinical laboratory science.


Working knowledge of recent laboratory developments, current literature, and sources of information in medical technology appropriate to the field of specialization.


Ability to supervise subordinate technologists and instruct students in the performance of medical laboratory examinations and tests.


Ability to perform assigned tasks according to procedures and to make accurate observations and records of test result.


Ability to supervise the preparation of reports and the maintenance of records.


Skilled in the use of medical laboratory equipment in the performance of required tests and examinations and skilled in demonstrating the use of medical laboratory equipment.




Excellent computer skills


Proficient in Work and Excel


Excellent organizational skills


Team leadership


Versed in lean concepts and processes


Excellent problem solving skills


St. Joseph Medical Center offers an exceptional benefit package including but not limited to: 

·       Health, Vision, and Dental plans effective first day of hire

·       Wellness programs

·       Employee discounts

·       Generous Paid time off for work/life balance


About St. Joseph Medical Center:

Located in the heart of Berks County in Reading, PA, St. Joseph Medical Center first opened its doors in 1873. The new 204 bed state of the art hospital, located on Bernville Road, opened in 2006 and in 2015 became the first hospital to join the Penn State Health organization.  Penn State Health St. Joseph is dedicated to the health, education and wellness of the community.



This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.


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