* Recruits, screens, and schedules potential blood donor participants. * Collects, records and monitors donor vital signs. * Oversee emergency situations, such as a donor fainting or feeling dizzy. * Collects and/or prepares blood specimens in a high-volume lab environment. * Performs standard laboratory procedures, including blood processing, blood typing and DNA extraction. * Performs administrative duties associated with lab records and processing payments. * Updates department website for NBDS. * May perform other duties as assigned or necessary.
This position works in an environment other than a typical office. Performs repetitive motions such as grasping, rotating, twisting, and reaching with fingers, hands and arms requiring strength, dexterity and stamina. Must be able to sit and stand for several hours. Must be able to bend and stoop. With or without corrective lenses, must be able to see. Further details of established essential functions for this position will be addressed/discussed during the interview process.
* 2+ years phlebotomy experience required. * Current CPR and AED certification required. * Experienced with emergency situations, remaining calm and communicating with medical staff while and providing care and maintaining safety. * One year of clinical laboratory experience working in a high-volume lab preferred. * Demonstrating ability, hand/finger strength and dexterity to collect and process approximately 6 draws within 2.5 hours, daily. * Excellent organizational skills and ability to work independently. * Strong communication skills with demonstrated ability to relate well to NBDS donors and staff. * Strong PC skills with proficiency in MS Word, Excel and Databases. * Customer service skills and a positive attitude.
* Bachelors degree in Nursing or similar Health Science or Life Science field preferred. * Current California RN or LVN License required.
Job Closing Date:
Open Until Filled
Job Posting Category
Scientific & Technical
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