GIFT SHOP ASSISTANT in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 10/4/2018

Job Snapshot

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.
Join a winning team supporting the Gift Shop Department as a Gift Shop Assistant at Scripps Memorial Hospital and Scripps Green Hosptal in La Jolla. Working together, you’ll bring your expertise, compassion and excellence to all we do. The ideal candidate will enjoy providing world class customer service.  Both campuses are conveniently near each other right off I-5 near the Genesee Avenue exitThis is an amazing location near Torrey Pines where our healthcare professionals care for people from a number of communities including Bird Rock, La Jolla Shores, Mount Soledad, University City and beyond.  

The Gift Shop Assistant, under general direction of the Gift Shop Coordinator, assists in all operations and business activities of the Gift Shop. This position assists the Coordinator with displays and restocks merchandise in the Gift Shop. Other responsibilities include assisting in training and scheduling of volunteers, selling, buying, inventory control, and cash management.  The Assistant fills in for the Gift Shop Coordinator during his/her absence and has the ability to perform competencies as outlined in Volunteer Services Competency Assessment tools.  Help make an impact on patient care by adding your personal touch to the patient experience through the Gift Shop experience.
This position is Part Time, 40 hours Bi-weekly.  Candidate will need to be open to floating between both Scripps Memorial Hospital and Scripps Green Hospitals in La Jolla.  Candidate will also need to be open to flexible shifts.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • Must have previous experience working with and supervising volunteers.
  • Must have minimum two year’s experience in retail environment, inculding experience with cash handing and point of sales systems.
  • Familiarity with all phases of gift shop in absence of coordinator.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work well as part of a team.
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:
  • AA or equivalent experience in retail business preferred.
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, the 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 a disability.