American Red Cross Phlebotomist- Mobile Unit Assistant ( Paid Training) in Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Job Description:

Company Summary

As one of the nation's premier humanitarian organizations, the American Red Cross is dedicated to helping people in need throughout the United States and, in association with other Red Cross networks, throughout the world. We provide almost half of the nation's blood supply, as well as humanitarian relief at home and abroad. Our focus is to provide compassionate patient and family-centered care both internally and externally with every person we encounter. If you share our passion for helping people, join us in this excellent career opportunity.

To learn more about the life-saving impact our employees have every day, watch this short video:

The Men and Women Behind Our Mission

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Position SummaryAre you seeking a full-time opportunity that makes a difference? Are you passionate about meeting new people? Do you want to have an impact in your community, across the country, and around the world? If your answer is "yes", then we invite you to become a Phlebotomist-Mobile Unit Assistant for the American Red Cross!

From transporting and setting up blood collection equipment at work sites, to drawing blood from donors, as a Phlebotomist-Driver with the American Red Cross you will work all aspects of blood drives at schools, offices & churches throughout St. Louis Missouri and the surrounding areas. No experience necessary—our paid training is a mix of classroom instruction and field practice.

To learn more about this role, watch this short video: A life-saving mission. A life-changing career. Join us.

Schedule: Qualified applicants will work a variable schedule which may include weekends and holidays.

Pay (non CDL): $12.61 hour

Pay (CDL qualified)-$14.61 hour

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. This is a UNION based position only.

  2. Class E license must be obtained before hire date

  3. Qualified applicants must be comfortable drivinga Sprinter, Box Truck and Cargo Truck CDL qualified applicants will be driving a bus.

  4. High school diploma or equivalent is required. 4.

  5. Ability to lift/push more than 75lbs

  6. Basic Computer skills.

  7. A current valid driver's license and good driving record is required

  8. Previous large vehicle/truck driving experience is preferred.

  9. May be required to pass DOT physical and related requirements.

  10. Basic computer skills are required. Effective verbal communication and public relations skills are required.

10.Ability to work a VARIABLE work schedule that could include weekends and holidays is required.

Key performance objectives for the MUA include:

  • An MUA has a high level of customer service and goes above and beyond to ensure that all donors have an optimum donor experience.

  • The ability to lift up to 75lbs on a regular basis as MUA's drive to various locations, set up, tear down and packs the blood drive.

  • Desire to be cross trained as a phlebotomist.

  • Ability to remain flexible to work a highly variable schedule that includes early start times, late end times, weekends & holidays to meet the needs of our blood drive sponsors and donors.

  • Take the time to personally connect with donors – listen to their stories and help them understand the value of their donation

  • Take care of your team members – show up for every shift and give 100% while you're there.

  • Contribute to a friendly and fun environment. Team up with your co-workers to keep our donors coming back again and again.

Be a model of professionalism and compassion while serving as an ambassador to the public for the nation's largest not-for-profit blood banking organization.

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.