Laboratory Director (part-time)

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Civil Service Job: Yes

Filing Date:

Applications received by mail must be received no later than Friday, September 22, 2017



Information on the Laboratory Director (part-time) position

Informational Posting 

Department of Human Resources
303 Court Street
Little Valley, NY  14755


Title                                          No. Positions                      2017 Salary

Laboratory Director                    1                                        $753.33/Bi-weekly




Laboratory Director

This is important administrative and professional work involving responsibility for overall direction of the procedures in the County Health Laboratory.  The director shall spend an adequate amount of time in the laboratory to direct and supervise the technical performance of the staff and be readily available for personal or telephone (or electronic) consultation to the laboratory's staff and clients (minimum of three hours per week).  Work is performed in accordance with general policies outlined by the governing authority, permitting the widest leeway for the exercise of independent judgment in carrying out the technical details of the work.  Laboratory services include hematology, chemistry, HIV, toxicology, urinalysis, water analysis, microbiology, serology, diagnostic immunology and others as authorized by the State Health Department.  Supervision is exercised over laboratory employees.  A Laboratory Director does related work as required.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  Must possess and maintain a Certificate of Qualification as a clinical laboratory director, issued by the New York State Department of Health.  An applicant for a certificate of qualification must submit a complete, original, signed and sworn application in such form and manner as may be required by the department, and must supply such additional information as may be required by the department.  An individual seeking renewal of a certificate of qualification must submit an application no later than 90 days prior to expiration of the current certificate.  Public Health Law, Section 573(1).


SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:  Certificates of qualification should be issued in one or more of the following categories, procedures or specialties:

(1)     one or more of the subspecialties of microbiology: bacteriology, virology, mycology, mycobacteriology, diagnostic immunology;

(2)     hematology, blood lead, blood chemistry, coliform testing, and nitrate testing of water samples.


Interested applicants must complete a Civil Service Application and submit it prior to 5:00 pm September 22, 2017, to:

Cattaraugus County Human Resources
Julie J. Carr, Personnel Officer
303 Court Street
Little Valley,  NY  14755

Applications are available at the Cattaraugus County website:

Cattaraugus County is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Issued:   August 31, 2017

Complete Job Description & Qualifications

Download the following file for the complete job description and qualifications for the Laboratory Director (part-time) position.


Applications for Laboratory Director (part-time) will be accepted up to Friday, September 22, 2017, and may be obtained by downloading from the following links.

Application Forms

Cattaraugus County an Equal Opportunity Employer

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