The Technical Director is responsible for the overall technical validity and performance of diagnostic assays performed in our Norwood, MA and Memphis, TN laboratories. In combination, these two sites operate 365 days/year to perform 20+ unique assays in the diagnosis of Tick-Borne Diseases and TB. The Technical Director will collaborate with the Medical Directors and laboratory management at both sites to ensure the accurate and reliable reporting of patient results. This position will also provide leadership in the development and technical transfer of assays and technologies from R&D to Operations. The Technical Director will also be responsible for the application and renewal of state and other regulatory licenses and certifications. This position requires unwavering commitment to providing the highest quality patient care.
The physical demands described within the Position Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Job requires employee to walk considerable distances in the facility during the course of his or her work.