Lab Assistant

Scripps Health Carlsbad , CA 92008

Posted 5 months ago

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.

Our clinics are located throughout San Diego to offer a variety of services, such as blood tests and sample collection. Our Lab Assistants are key in providing an excellent experience to our patients. This Lab Assistant will be joinig the team floating between our Carlsbad, Encinitas and Oceanside clinic locations.

To be successful, the Lab Assistant will be reliable, motivated and resourceful, as well as have experiene in drawing patients of all ages. The Lab Assistant performs age specific venipuncture and capillary puncture, and processes specimens for transport. The Lab Assistant answers phones, provides clerical support for the laboratory, ensures performance and safety standards are met and inventory and supplies are stocked appropriately. The Lab Assistant serves as a liaison for the laboratory and interacts with physicians, nurses and customers to provide a positive outcome.

This is a full time position with varied shifts, including rotating weekends. Flexibility to work extended hours and ability to float to other sites is required.


  • Good critical thinking and analytical skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficient with medical terminology, with an understanding of computer systems

  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician

  • American Heart Association BLS


  • Experience with pediatric and geriatric patients

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.

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Lab Assistant

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