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JOB ANNOUNCEMENT: Medical Librarian; Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

By Elizabeth Grossman posted 01-09-2020 15:56


Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, and respect of an organization 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 our patient-focused culture at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla as a Medical Librarian. As a Medical Librarian, you will assist in the daily provision of library services to medical and hospital staff at our Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla campus. The ideal candidate will be tech-savvy, enjoy providing excellent customer service, and show innovation and initiative. Primary responsibilities will include database searching, general reference, cataloging and classification of library materials, and serving as webmaster for the library’s home page on Scripps Net.

This is a benefitted Full Time, Day Shift position with a Monday – Friday schedule from 7:30AM – 4PM, located at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla.

Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Library Science.
  • At least one year of post-master’s degree library work experience including using personal computers, the Internet, MEDLINE, DIALOG, Ovid and EOSi databases.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Course work or experience in medical librarianship.
  • Membership in Medical Library Association’s Academy of Health Information Professional (AHIP) desirable.

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.