Covance Supervisor III - Clinical Pathology in Greenfield, Indiana

Job Overview

Supervisor III- Clinical Pathology

Play a pivotal role in the drug development process and grow your career.

Are you interested in making a real scientific impact through your everyday work? Would you enjoy working in a team-focused environment as you make use of your people leadership skills?

If you are looking for a company where you can gain exposure to a wide variety of science, consider working at Covance as a Supervisor for our GLP Clinical Pathology labs.

We are in need of a strong people leader who is able to push projects forward that are in the best interest of our global team.

People Responsibilities:

8-10 Direct Reports; 0 Indirect Reports

  • Schedules and coordinates proactively and in conjunction with other groups or departments the daily activities of the group and liaises with other groups, sections and departments.

  • Organizes necessary resources for conducting all relevant study or non-study related tasks and participates in the study performance.

  • Assures appropriate communication within the group, particularly for dissemination of information (i.e.Study progress, Facility procedures, Quality, Health and Safety, Business Updates and any other departmental or company communications)

  • Understands and interprets study plans and identifies problems resulting from the study plan or during study conduct and takes appropriate action.

  • Optimizes existing and develops new techniques, methods for study conduct or non-study specific areas and supports their application.

  • Performs quality controls, assures corrections of errors (incl. documentation) identifies potential problems and optimizes the quality control system.

  • Ensures maintenance of instruments and equipment is performed (i.e. maintenance, validation and calibration), ensures that non-performing equipment is removed and may maintain inventory lists and ensures replacement or new purchase on time.

  • Responsible for constructive responses to reports and questions from Study Direction, QAU, EH&S, clients or regulatory agencies in a timely manner. Performs corrective actions when needed.

  • Provides for safety and welfare of staff and supports/enforces Environmental Health and Safety Policies

  • Proactively participates in global working groups.

  • Takes responsibility for certain areas (e.g. laboratory or animal areas, equipment, methods, inventory of supplies, disposal, etc).

  • Reports all animal welfare concerns and becomes involved in the resolution and appropriate corrective action, when necessary.

  • Provides support, training and guidance for less experienced staff.

  • Learns to participate in monitoring the yearly budget.

  • Participates in meetings, inspections or client visits.

  • Works under occasional supervision.

  • Performs other related duties as needed that are consistent with the Medical Technologist job descriptions for Clinical Pathology Services.

Thrive personally and professionally at Covance

Working at Covance, you’ll continue to grow in our learning-based culture so you’ll know how to expertly respond and adapt as the industry continues to evolve. Here, you’ll put your education to work as you play a meaningful role in advancing healthcare.

We offer a comprehensive benefits package. This includes 21 days of personal time off, 7 paid holidays, medical and dental insurance as well as tuition reimbursement, a 401(k) plan with a generous company match, along with short and long-term disability and life insurance.

Why choose to work at Covance

  • Make a direct impact in the lives of patients

  • Access to a variety of studies and top notch laboratory instrumentation

  • Partner with and learn from supportive colleagues and industry leaders

  • Open up new opportunities for career growth related to scientific and regulatory leadership

Get to know Covance

Covance, the drug development business of LabCorp, is the world’s most comprehensive drug development services company. Because of our broad experience, from early research to commercialization, our more than 20,000 employees from across the globe are in a unique position to supply insights that go above and beyond testing. Our team’s impact on healthcare is remarkable. Through their everyday work they’ve supported 100% of the top 50 drugs on the market and all the oncology drugs approved in 2016. And, because we span the drug development spectrum, you’ll directly impact a wide-range of initiatives as you explore unique career paths and discover your extraordinary potential.


  • Bachelor’s degree and prior leadership experience is preferred.

  • Experience may be substituted for educational requirements.



  • 3-5 years of people leadership experience with direct reports

  • Conflict resolution

  • Departmental Budget Analysis


  • Previous medical technology laboratory experience

  • An understanding of GLP regulations

Job Number 2018-18975

Job Category Scientific Bachelor's Degree

Position Type Full-Time

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