LABORATORY SUPERVISOR in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

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    354 Santa Fe Drive
    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.

The Laboratory Supervisor will be joining a knowledgeable team of skilled, dedicated and caring professionals at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas, serving the growing communities of San Diego’s coastal North County since 1978. The team thrives in a fast-paced environment and prides itself in its efficiency. To be successful, the Laboratory Supervisor will be a positive, motivated, change leader able to provide excellent customer service to our healthcare partners.

The Laboratory Supervisor will oversee a highly experienced, independent group on the night shift, consisting of 2 Clinical Lab Scientists and 3 Lab Assistants during any given shift. With such an experienced team, this position is ideal for the Clinical Lab Scientist ready to step into a leadership role, eager to help on the bench, learn and provide foundational support for the team.

The Laboratory Supervisor will:
  • Oversee all personnel on their shift, including Clinical Lab Scientists and Lab Assistants approximately 12 team members.
  • Provide coverage on bench as needed
  • Manage performance evaluations, hiring, provide direct one-on-one coaching and training for new hires
  • Lead process improvements
  • Serve as the lab liaison for physicians and nurses
  • Attend leadership meetings

This is a full time, salaried positions with night shifts, generally Monday through Friday, 9pm-5:30am, including any additional coverage as needed. Must be flexible to attend leadership meetings outside of normal shift hours, with opportunity to adjust schedule to accommodate.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor's degree
  • 5 Years experience in lab services
  • California CLS (MTA) generalist license

  • Inpatient experience as a generalist Clinical Lab Scientist
  • Night shift experience

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.