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CLINICAL LAB SCIENTIST (CLS) LEAD - Generalist in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Date Posted: 3/1/2019

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Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to work.
 
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates.  So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
 
 
As a nationally recognized health system, Scripps Health is committed to providing the highest quality care to our patients. Through collaboration and innovation, our healthcare professionals lead the frontier in caring for our community. With a culture centered around teamwork, each site serves as a resource of support for each other, setting our laboratories as the benchmark for standardization.

The Lead Clinical Lab Scientist will be a true asset to the Lab team at Scripps Mercy Hospital, working both on the bench and ensuring regulations are enforced. To be successful, the Lead CLS must be technically experienced, organized and able to communicate effectively. The Lead CLS will also serve as a resource in training new hires.

The Lead CLS assists the Manager in the technical and personnel management of a designated laboratory section. The Lead CLS is required to demonstrate behaviors that proactively contribute to reaching team goals of cost-effective, high quality patient care services through leadership, technical expertise, and the appropriate utilization of resources.

This is a full time position with night shifts, 10pm-6:30am, including rotating weekends and holidays.

Job Requirements

Required:
  • 5 years experience in lab services, two of which as a clinical lab scientists
  • Bachelors degree in life sciences.
  • California license as a Medical Technologist generalist (MTA)

Preferred:
  • 5 years experience as a generalist CLS
  • Leadership experience
In 2018, Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego was ranked as 'high performing' by U.S. News & World Report in nephrology. Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.