American Red Cross Lab Assistant 4 (10) Hour days in Dedham, Massachusetts

Job Description:

We are currently hiring for the following schedules:

  • Thursday-Sunday 6am-4:40pm (4 10 hour shifts)

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. We turn compassion into action through the care we provide our blood donors, and the spirit of service we share with our colleagues. Learn more about the life-saving impact our employees have in their communities in this short video:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hg3XJCA8RQ0

If you share our passion for helping people, then join us in this excellent career opportunity.

The incumbent is responsible for the production of blood products and the release of plasma products for fractionation.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Prepares blood components, including but not limited to red blood cells, fresh frozen plasma, platelet concentrates, and recovered plasma. Prepares products and performs quality control checks on equipment. Releases frozen plasma for fractionation including but not limited to reviewing of all necessary paperwork, accurately placing labels, and computer verification of labeled products. Ensures that productivity standards are met. Maintains neat records and a clean orderly work area. Recognizes and reports discrepant conditions to supervisor. Follows established departmental and personnel policies. Ensures compliance with state and federal regulations, National Red Cross Blood Services Directives (BSD's), American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) standards, and New England Region policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

High School diploma, GED or equivalent.

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.