Blood Assurance is seeking an OPERATIONS MANAGER to manage our collection efforts in the greater Chattanooga, TN and surrounding areas.
This position will be responsible for operational oversight of collection services for multiple collection teams in an assigned territory. Supervises staff in coordination with other department leaders and ensures compliance with all Standard Operating Procedures, FDA and AABB regulations. Monitors performance in the areas of productivity, proficiency and customer service.
A bachelor's degree with some prior supervisory/ management experience (ideally in blood banking or healthcare) is required. Advanced skills in leadership, teamwork, analytics and communications are also required.
Blood Assurance offers a competitive base wage with healthcare benefits and a 401K retirement plan.
Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit an online employment application for consideration at www.bloodassurance.org.
Blood Assurance is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Tobacco Free Workplace.
About Blood Assurance
Blood Assurance is a nonprofit, full-service regional blood center serving 64 healthcare facilities in Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama, and North Carolina. More than 540 volunteer blood donors are needed every day in order to adequately supply these hospitals. Founded in 1972 as a joint effort of the Chattanooga-Hamilton County Medical Society, the Chattanooga Area Hospital Council and the Chattanooga Jaycees (Junior Chamber of Commerce), the mission of Blood Assurance is to provide a safe and adequate supply of blood and blood components in a cost effective manner to every area patient in need.
Currently, there are 11 fixed locations and 13 bloodmobiles to collect lifesaving blood products used by area patients. Blood Assurance is a member of the American Association of Blood Banks, the Tennessee Association of Blood Banks, the Tennessee Hospital Association, Blood Centers of America, the Georgia Department of Community Health, the Tennessee Department of Health, and the Chattanooga Area Hospital Council.