The Assistant Technical Manager is ASCP certified and assists in the development and review of certification and qualification examinations, examination support products, and the maintenance of item banks.
The Assistant Technical Manager, Examination Activities, assists in all phases of examination development and with examination support products. The Assistant Technical Manager must have appropriate clinical laboratory knowledge and strong computer skills. The Assistant Technical Manager maintains currency in the field of medical laboratory science in order to provide subject matter expertise in the maintenance of examination item banks and review of examinations and support products.
Assist in the preparation, production, and organization of examination materials for examination committee meetings, including meeting agenda and associated attachments.
Maintain and update examination activities related documents, such as Content Guidelines, Suggested Reading Lists, etc.
Assist in the maintenance of examination item banks by entering and applying edits and formatting examination items and images.
Provide the subject matter expertise required to maintain examination item banks, including updating of question content, terminology, references, unit conversions, etc.
Assist in the examination committee review of exam item banks by creating and formatting documents as assigned.
Review certification and qualification examinations prior to publication.
Assist in the development of examination support products (e.g., study guides, online practice tests, etc.).
Assist in the development of new certification examinations and qualifications.
Develop and maintain content for BOC social media pages.
Meet regularly with the Technical Manager, Examination Activities, to review and plan for current and upcoming projects.
Schedule meetings and conference calls as needed.
Review and write departmental procedures.
Assist in the review of the Board of Certification (BOC) website.
Complete special projects for Exam Activities as assigned.
Associate’s degree required
Bachelor’s degree preferred
Area of study to include Medical Laboratory Sciences
Must have ASCP certification
Minimum of three years of clinical laboratory work experience (recent laboratory work experience preferred)
Recent teaching experience in Medical Laboratory Sciences preferred
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
Strong computer database management skills
Aptitude for learning new computer applications/software
Excellent organizational and planning skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
High attention to detail
Ability to multitask and handle multiple projects simultaneously
Ability to work independently
Equal Opportunity Employer: /Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veteran
Internal Number: 1
About American Society for Clinical Pathology
Our society offers a generous salary and benefits package, including comprehensive medical, dental & vision plans and various other valued voluntary benefit plans. Competitive paid leave & flexible work/life programs. We have an excellent employer-paid annuity plan, and much more.
Our organization provides certifications, continuing education, publications, legislative advocacy and valuable memberships for pathologists and medical laboratory professionals.
Our staff mission is to be of service to our members, the public, and our colleagues. We do this by working with our core values: collaboration, ethics, innovation and respect.
We encourage you to learn more about the ASCP at our website - http:www.ascp.org