MEDICAL LABORATORY TECHNICIAN (MLT) - Point of Care Testing in San Diego, CA at Scripps Medical Laboratory

Date Posted: 7/10/2019

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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 site serves as a resource of support for each other, setting our laboratories as the benchmark for standardization.

The Medical Laboratory Technician (MLT) will serve as a liaision between our lab and non-lab personnel conducting point of care testing at our various clinic locations across San Diego. The primary responsibility for the MLT is to train LVNs, Medical Assistants, and other non-lab clinic staff on point of care testing. The MLT will also assist in monitoring maintenance of annual competencies amongst the clinic staff and conduct mini-audits. Traveling will be involved, as the MLT will collaborate with his/her counterparts to split coverage of multiple ambulatory care sites.

This is a part time position (40 hours per two-week pay period), Monday through Friday. General clinic hours are 8am-5pm. Must have flexibility to travel to all clinic sites (clinic locations range from Eastlake/Rancho San Diego to Encinitas/Vista).

Job Requirements

  • Understanding of medical terminology, specimen collection, processing and testing techniques.
  • Current California Medical Laboratory Technician license
  • Experience in a clinical laboratory preferred
  • Associate Science from an accredited university

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.