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Donor Care Assistant-U (Phlebotomist), Hoxworth

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Job Overview

The College of Medicine, Hoxworth Blood Center is recruiting a Donor Care Assistant (Phlebotomist) in the Donor Services Division. This position will support the University's mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff, and all our activities.

Saving lives is no easy task, but at Hoxworth Blood Center, it's what we do every day and we're looking for positive, professional individuals to join our team and help advance our lifesaving mission. If you're a detail-oriented individual with experience in customer service, an interest in the field of medicine, and a passion for making a difference in the lives of others, then we invite you to apply for a position at Hoxworth Blood Center. 

This position requires friendly, patient, reliable individuals that will be responsible for taking vital signs, performing venipuncture, and providing post-donation care for our community of volunteer blood donors.  Experience in customer service and phlebotomy is preferred; excellent communication skills, a focus on quality, and the ability to work a flexible schedule are essential.   This position offers opportunities for career advancement, mentorship, and continued education.
 

Essential Functions

  • Comply with standard operating policies and procedures, FDA regulations, AABB standards, and other regulatory agencies.
  • Register, interview and screen prospective donors.
  • Process blood donors; perform venipuncture, sample collection, therapeutic phlebotomies, autologous blood donations, automated collections, etc.
  • Monitor and assess blood collection process; assist with immediate and/or emergency care in case of a donor adverse reaction.
  • Process collections (i.e., verifying collections, packing units for transport, transporting collected units to the blood center).
  • Assist and perform quality control functions, maintain and calibrate equipment.
  • Assist in set up and dismantling of blood collections equipment and materials at all operations.
  • Assist with cleanup of Mobile Operations and Neighborhood Donor Centers. Clean and maintain equipment. (e.g. Donor beds, working tables, blood tubing sealers, work stations, etc.)
  • Drive blood center vehicle to and from Mobile Operations.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements

·Must be at least 18 years of age; High school/GED diploma required with six months customer service experience. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and a safe driving record.

Physical Requirements/Work Environment

  • Exposure to biohazardous products, chemicals and body fluids. May be exposed to unpleasant odors and adverse weather. May have to ambulate donor in cases of adverse reaction.
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds and be able to demonstrate a full range of motion for bending, stooping and lifting.

 

Shift: Varies    Starting Pay Rate: $15.25 per hour    Post Probationary Rate: $16.02 per hour

Application Deadline:  

 

Application Information

Candidacy For This Role Will Be Determined By:

  • A COMPLETE APPLICATION: Your application MUST indicate material evidence of having the experience, skills, or education required for this position. Document all dates of employment, description of relevant duties, and full-time/part-time status. The complete application will be the sole criteria used by Human Resources to determine eligibility, which is based on the minimum qualifications listed above.
  • SUBJECTS AND WEIGHTS:  
  • TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:  Eligibility scores and rank will be determined by grading the applicant’s related work history and education. 

 

Please note that the preferred method of communication is by email – make sure we have an email on file that you regularly check.

 

The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

 

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.

 

REQ: 74302

Donor Care Assistant-U (Phlebotomist), Hoxworth

Date:  Sep 28, 2022
Location: 

Cincinnati, OH, US

Facility:  Main Campus


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