MEDICAL LIBRARY TECHNICIAN - Mercy SD - Part Time in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Date Posted: 7/5/2018

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.
Located at our Mercy SD campus in the Hillcrest area, the Medical Library Technician will assist the Medical Librarian with cataloging prep and collection maintenance as needed, serials and circulation management, annual inventory of books and audiovisuals, creating promotional material and updating the library website. The work of the Medical Library Technician assists our Physicians, Residents and RNs to obtain the best, evidence-based information at their fingertips to provide quality patient care.
The Medical Library Technician has primary responsibility for document delivery, including inter-library borrowing and lending of library materials, acquiring journal articles from electronic sources, and providing copies of articles from the Scripps Mercy Medical Library. Other duties include maintaining the serials and book collection, designing flyers and special displays to promote use of the library, answering routine reference inquiries, and assisting patrons to using the library website and other information resources.

This position is a Part Time role, working 16 hours per week.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, computer and internet proficiency, initiative to exercise independent judgment, and problem-solving skills.
  • Bachelors degree (any major) or Associate degree in library technology required.
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:
  • Library experience preferred.
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.