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We work with clinics, hospitals and labs across California to assist with career opportunities following the CPT1 course and externship. Our hiring partners include Sharp, Kaiser Permanente, UC San Diego, the VA, Scripps and Palomar to name a few. Many of these sites can help you find phlebotomy jobs in San Diego CA! Want to know how much money a phlebotomist makes? Click here for our piece on the average phlebotomy technician salary.

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Featured Phlebotomist Positions



Date Posted

Phlebotomists/Lab Assistant needed for huge Hospital System. This is a 2 month long project with potential to extend.

Ideally have six months to one year of experience on all ages from neonatal up. Hospital/acute/inpatient experienced preferred. WILL TAKE EXTERNS IF NEEDED.

Must be comfortable with floating from location to location daily and split shifts at different locations. Must be comfortable drawing 40-50 patients per shift. Need strong customer service skills to uphold value of organization. Must be computer proficient, ideally with prior experience with LIS and cerner.

Schedule: MUST BE AVAILABLE FOR ALL SHIFTS 7 DAYS A WEEK (1st, 2nd, graveyard)

Will be scheduled 24-40 hours a week. Must have no scheduling conflicts, this is a huge support project. Must be willing to work at all MOB clinics in San Diego County.

Update: This position has been filled.


  • Extern experience-2 years of experience.
  • Must be available to work any shift, 7 days a week (32-40 hours a week).
  • Must have reliable transportation to work at multiple MOB clinics within the San Diego County as shown in the job posting.
  • Pay is set at $35/hr, this is a short term 2 month project but a good opportunity to gain high volume experience.

For quicker consideration, resumes can also be emailed directly to kacgonzales@actalentservices.com


We are a local branch of a national healthcare company that seeks a California Licensed Phlebotomist or LVN w/ Blood withdrawal certification for a Mobile Medical Examiner position. We are the largest private paramedical company in the country and we conduct insurance exams all over San Diego County. This job entails traveling to client homes to draw blood, collect urine samples, obtain vitals and ask medical history questions.


  • Must dress professionally, and be prompt
  • Must have your own transportation, a valid driver’s license and a minimum level of auto insurance must be maintained.
  • Must have a cell phone, a printer and a computer with high speed internet access
  • Flexible hours and good pay
  • Weekends and evenings may be required 

Apply by sending resume to kelsey@appssd.com


Open Phlebotomy Positions at Palomar Health


Demonstrates proficiency and understanding of the procedures to obtain blood specimens by venipuncture and capillary draws for all patient age group. Performs blood collection at multiple facilities, including travel to non-Palomar Health facilities. Registers, labels, and processes specimens. Maintains, re-stocks and manages laboratory supplies. Demonstrates knowledge and skill in all phases of the 12-lead ECG machines. Must be able to perform 12-lead and 15-lead ECG’s on patient population from neonatal babies to geriatric patients. Must take and complete the ECG class offered by the Cardiology department, covering the proper technique, storage and transmission of ECGs.


  • Minimum Education: As required by certification and/or licensure
  • Preferred Education: Basic college coursework with specialized vocational training
  • Minimum Experience: 6 – 12 months or successful completion of Palomar Health Lab Extern program
  • Preferred Experience: 2 – 3 years
  • 12 lead and 15 lead ECG experience

Search and Apply Here


Bruen Medical Partners Phlebotomist

Phlebotomy position in Coronado, CA starting  2/8/2023 and is expected to last 3 days (2/10/23) the shifts are from 2 PM – 7 PM. This position is a reoccurring position every month till February 2024. Times and days will vary. The attire is black scrubs. At least 2 year experience needed. For further information and a phone interview please give us a call at 508-336-6404 or email us with your resume recruiting@bruenmedicalpartners.com.

Below are the links to register to our platform for any future upcoming positions.

If you are, please register on our website. Click on the tab that reads Provider registration submission, then check on the box reading I am a nurse or clinician seeking shifts. Fill out your information and in the note section tell us a little about your skills or simply click on the link below that will lead you to the registration platform. Compensation depends on your experience, your location and the position you are applying for.  Explore future work with Bruen Medical Partners when you register on our new platform.  If you need further assistance please feel free to call 508-336-6404.

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Trident Care Mobile Phlebotomist



  • Drives personal vehicle to client facilities, typically nursing homes, as directed by company dispatcher.
  • Unloads phlebotomy tray and takes to patient’s bedside to collect samples ordered by physician.
  • Accurately identifies patient before collecting specimen(s).
  • Accurately collects, labels, processes, and delivers specimens obtained from patients.
  • Reloads equipment and all necessary specimens to vehicle for prompt delivery.
  • Regularly communicates with dispatcher to report status and location.
  • Strict adherence to Universal Precautions in controlling blood-borne pathogens and infectious disease exposures.

Maintain required certifications, health requirements, and operational requirements.


  • Practices excellent communication and interaction skills specific to the population served, including the pediatric and geriatric communities.
  • Treats customers and patients with respect, dignity, and discretion; acknowledging residents’ rights and patients’ right to refuse
  • Must have a current, valid State phlebotomy license
  • Must have a current, valid State Driver’s license; car insurance; good driving record; a possess a vehicle in good working condition suitable to meet daily driving requirements
  • Proficient in venipuncture and skin puncture using both vacutainer and       syringe techniques
  • Knowledge of laboratory operations
  • Maintains sterile, sanitary conditions to prevent contamination

Apply Here


Women’s Health Care Research

Women’s Health Care Research is looking for a phlebotomist with medical assisting or nurse assistant background.

It’s a full time job Monday- Friday. We do clinical research and need someone that can draw blood, prepare and ship lab specimens.

In addition to being a lab assistant this person will also assist in answering telephones and scheduling appointments.

This  position is available right away.

To submit a resume, please send it via email directly belinda@whcresearch.com.

Belinda Torres

Site Manager, Women’s Health Care Research

3750 Convoy St., Suite 311, San Diego, CA 92111

P 858.505.8672 | F 858.505.0104 | https://whcresearch.com/


Full Job Description

Company: Point of Care Diagnostics Inc


Position: Mobile Onsite Phlebotomist

Location: North/South and East San Diego County

Job Details:
Rate: $20-$25 hour base on experience

Vehicle Provided,

Bonus Program Available after 90 day probationary period

Job type:
Part/Full time status can be offered.


  • Phlebotomy, license (Required)

Full Job Description:
At Point of Care Diagnostics Inc, we are looking for someone to join our team of mobile phlebotomists to service our clients in and around North/South/East San Diego County.

This position is currently 30 to 40 hours a week .


  • Ability to provide quality and error free work
  • Someone who can work independently with minimal supervision
  • Excellent phlebotomy skills to include from elder and board n care patients
  • MUST have a valid driver’s license
  • Capability to research test information in accordance to specific labs instructions/requirements. And to follow those requirement instructions to minimize errors.
  • Must demonstrate superior customer focus; ability to communicate openly and transparently with peers, supervisors, patients, and clients.
  • Must have at least one full year experience in a busy clinical setting
  • Someone who does not mind traveling in the car for the better part of their day. Must be able to navigate through and/or around traffic to keep to schedule.
  • Responsible for compliance with all processes including vehicle safety and cleanliness, safety and OSHA requirements, proper handling and storage of all samples from the patient’s residence to the drop off point, proper packing of specimens for shipment, timekeeping, attendance and punctuality.

Current hours are Monday through Friday. As we continue to grow, there may come a time when Saturday work may come up, the employee must be flexible when this growth happens. We as a company will make sure that a rotation is created to cover those Saturday draws.

Work Remotely

  • No

Job Types: Part-time, Per diem

Pay: From $20.00 per hour


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) will be provided.


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician (Required)
  • Driver’s License (Required)

Willingness to travel:

  • 100% (Required)

Work Location: On the road

To Apply send your Resume First and Call

Contact by email Mara@pointofcarediagnostics.net

Contact Cell 619-841-8694


CSL Plasma

Phlebotomist (State Certified) – Bilingual English-Spanish

Location: National City, California
Full Time

Responsible for the efficient and effective collection of plasma from donors by performing venipuncture, monitoring the pheresis process and following Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). If you or someone you know is interested in being considered and would like more information, please click here to review the job posting and apply:


Note: Although the job description says “Minimum 12 months experience in medical or healthcare environment preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience”, CSL Plasma encourages all applicants to apply.


SD Polio Clinical Trial Team

Phlebotomy Job Hiring for Emo Biology Stage IV Clinical Trial

  • Looking to immediately hire 1-2 phlebotomists for help drawing blood for a stage iv clinical trial in San Diego
  • Short-term contract position for 8 to 12 weeks
  • Hours include Monday through Friday (8-5) with the possibility of some weekends (probably half-days)
  • The candidate will need to have reliable transportation to/from our office in San Diego, CA. They will also need to have their Phlebotomy certification and be comfortable drawing blood.
  • Hourly rate based on experience, but this position is open to recent graduates or anyone else who might be interested.

To apply, send resume to sandiegopolioclinicaltrial@gmail.com


We are currently hiring phlebotomists to support the surge in patients due to the COVID-19 pandemic. If you or someone you know is interested in being considered and would like more information, please click here to review the job posting and apply:


We have Full-Time, Part-Time, and Casual/Per Diem positions with varied shifts, including rotating weekends, available at the locations listed below:

  • Scripps Mercy Chula Vista
  • Scripps Mercy San Diego
  • Scripps Green Hospital
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas
  • Scripps Clinic Torrey Pines and La Jolla (float)
  • Scripps Clinic Carmel Valley and Santee (float)
  • Mobile Phlebotomists to perform in-home phlebotomy services

Required certifications include the following:

  • Current California Certified Phlebotomy Tech (CPT) license
  • Current BLS issued by the American Heart Association (AHA)


Immediate opening at La Maestra Clinic. Email resume to employment@lamaestra.org


Position Summary:

Under constant and direct supervision of the Lab Supervisor and the Lab Leads, performs phlebotomy, heel and finger sticks. Operation and preventive maintenance of POC lab equipment. Excellent and effective communication with laboratory customers, problem resolution, supply inventories and record keeping. Primary duties of this position are for the preparation of testing kits for the collection and testing for Corona Novel Virus.

Essential Functions of the Job:

Demonstrate skills and abilities by following the guidelines in venipuncture, heel and finger stick.

Have knowledge and skills in basic collection, specimen preparation accurate labeling, handling, transportation, storage and disposal of specimen according to Lab Procedure Manual.

Perform Quality control and testing of Point of Care CLIA Waived test according to Lab Procedure Manual.

Basic computer literacy to meet department needs and duties but not limited to order entry, cancellation, and results tracking.

Performs other clerical duties in reporting results and distribution in a timely manner.

Ability to multitask, flexible, ensures accuracy and completeness of work, adaptable to change to meet department and business needs.

Accountable and requires minimal direction and supervision and maintain good working relationship with employees, coworkers and departments.

Maintenance and keeping workstation, furnishings, equipment clean, supply inventory up to stock level. Assist in checking daily temperature and recording.

Possess personal characteristics of professionalism, credible commitment to high standards with excellent communication skills; effectively and clearly communicate verbally and in writing with patients and other customers.

Additional Duties and Responsibilities:

Adhere to the established departmental policies and objectives, quality assurance program, safety, environmental and infection control standards.

Must be willing to work overtime

May require traveling to other Company lab sites as needed.

Bilingual in English and Spanish or any other language that may be required depending on the assignment.

Attend and participate in meetings as required, maintain current continuing education and professional licensure.

Additional duties as assigned.


Education Required (Minimum level of education):

High School or equivalent

Certifications/Licenses Required:

Phlebotomy Certification – Current California State Phlebotomy Licensure

Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate

Preferred: Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers

Experience Required (Minimum level of experience):

Six months medical laboratory experience as a Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT)

Proficient in medical terminology. Basic computer literacy.


MWIDM Inc. is looking to hire a certified phlebotomist. If interested then please send your resume to zeenat.verma@mwidminc.com with a reachable phone number and the best time to call to discuss the job opening.

JOB TITLE: Certified Phlebotomist
LOCATION: La Jolla, CA 92037
DURATION: 03 Months
TIME: Evening (8 Hours) 17:00 1:00, Day (8 Hours) 12:00 20:30, Day (8 Hours) 7:00 15:30

•       Rotating weekends and holidays
•       Open to First time travelers
•       California CPT I Certificate NOT required.
•       Minimum of 2-3 years’ experience
•       Sample processing and accessioning
•       Proficiency with data entry
•       Familiarity with electronic health records and laboratory information systems for accessioning samples


Mobile Xpress Clinics drives to your workplace or community with all the gear and expertise to safely collect samples for COVID-19 screening. We deliver the results electronically as soon as they are ready. Searching for phlebotomists. Apply by sending resume, credentials and insurance information to Judy Muller-Cohn: jmullercohn@mxcglobal.com



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Phlebotomy Didactic Instructor

San Diego, CA

Seeking an experienced, enthusiastic, and knowledgeable Phlebotomy instructor for an established Phlebotomy Program.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Instruct students in all aspects of the Phlebotomy Technician scope of practice in accordance with state and CLSI standards.
  • Evaluate, report and record student performance and progress.
  • Prepare students in 40+ classroom hours to sit for the national exam and to begin practicing on live subjects
  • Assist students with understanding the values, attitudes, and ideals appropriate to the healthcare profession.
  • Serve as a professional role model for students.


  • Current California CPT license.
  • Must have 3 years of documented on-the-job phlebotomist experience within the last 5 years.
  • Must be proficient in all aspects of blood collection including capillary, syringe, vacutainer, and butterfly methods.
  • Must possess excellent communication skills, comfortable with speaking to large groups, multi-tasking and critical thinking.
  • Efficient with computers.
  • Organized and detail oriented.

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