American Red Cross Courier in Roanoke, Virginia

Job Description:

Our Roanoke, VA location is currently seeking a Courier to be responsible to:

  1. Operate vehicle for the delivery of blood products and materials. Operate vehicle safely and within traffic laws. May require driving in inclement weather conditions.
  2. Prepare for deliveries by verifying orders, loading vehicles and maintaining route supply inventory to ensure prompt delivery of products to customers.
  3. Document temporary storage and transportation of blood, blood products and materials as required by internal and external regulatory requirements.
  4. Perform routine checks of product storage temperatures and maintenance of temperature controlled units at off-site storage locations.
  5. Provide customer service by giving basic information and interacting in a positive proactive manner with hospital employees.

Deliver and return products to center inventories both within and outside of assigned blood region.


High School diploma or equivalent required. No minimum work experience required. Previous experience with a messenger service or trucking company desired. Must have valid driver's license and clean DMV record.

Operational flexibility is required to meet sudden and unpredictable needs. Ability to sit for long periods of time while driving routes. May load or unload trucks and lift, pull, push and move objects of up to 50 pounds. Must be able to drive throughout the region.

Apply now! Joining our team will provide you with the opportunity to make a difference every day.

The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The American Red Cross is a diverse nonprofit organization offering its employee's professional development and growth opportunities, a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, and a collaborative team spirit environment.