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CYTOTECHNOLOGIST in San Diego, CA at Scripps Medical Laboratory

Date Posted: 5/30/2019

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    9535 Waples Street
    San Diego, CA
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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 laboratory site serves as a resource of support for each other, setting our laboratories as the benchmark for standardization.  

The Cytotechnologist is assigned the duties of microscopic examination of gynecologic and non-gynecologic cell samples for the presence of abnormalities. The Cytotechnologist will demonstrate behaviors that support organizational goals of cost-effective, high quality patient care services through leadership, professional and technical competence utilizing the appropriate resources.

This is a full time position with day shifts, with rotating on call hours on Saturdays.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • 3 to 4 years’ experience as a working cytotechnologist with both gynecologic and non-gynecologic samples.
  • Bachelor’s degree in life science from an accredited college preferred or equivalent experience.
  • Successful completion of a 12 month CAHEA accredited cytotechnology program.
Required Certification/Registration:
  • California license as a Cytotechnologist.
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:
  • Possession of Specialist certification from ASCP, NCA or other accredited agency
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.