Medical Technologist III, IRL
Use your passion for blood banking to support our life-savingmission.
Join the Red Cross Biomed Team!
If you're looking to help save lives and contribute to the mission of one of the nation's most respected humanitarian organizations, consider a career in biomedical services at the American Red Cross. As a Red Cross employee, you'll have opportunities to grow your career and be recognized and rewarded for your efforts. Most importantly, you'll work alongside dedicated individuals like yourself who live the values of our organization every day. Join us for a career that will motivate you to be your very best.
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Perform procedures basic and advanced donor and patient tests and interpret results to determine donor-recipient compatibility.
Shift:Mon-Thurs 6:00 P-4:30A
Resolving compatibility problems, and providing complex reference and consultation services to hospitals and transfusion services.
Performing automated and manual test procedures on blood samples.
Managing receipt, coordination, shipment, and transport of patient and donor blood samples and documenting supply and equipment problems.
Managing reagent inventory (ordering, receiving, inspection and preparation).
Recognizing/resolving testing irregularities and assisting other Medical Technologists in problem resolution.
Consulting with staff at other medical facilities, to resolve complex serologic problems and providing special units to transfusion recipients.
Performing maintenance, repair, and validation of laboratory equipment and software
Maintaining accurate records.
Performing manufacturing duties associated with special blood products, if applicable.
Bachelor's degree in Biological Science or Chemistry with MT(ASCP) or BB(ASCP)/ equivalent certification. SBB (ASCP) preferred.
Minimum of 5 years of blood banking experience orBachelor's degree in Biological Science or Chemistry.
Licensure if required by the state.
Minimum 7 years of blood banking experience.Good written and verbal skills to communicate effectively with internal and external customers.
Ability to work on a team.
May involve variable locations and some travel.
Available to work overtime, other shifts, early mornings, evenings, holidays and weekends.
Physical Requirements: Requires standing, stretching, stooping, and bending for extended periods. Lift, pull, push and move objects of up to 50 pounds. May work in walk-in refrigerator/freezers for periods. Work under pressure and within time standards. Required to wear protective clothing such as lab coats, gloves, face shields, etc.
As part of the world's largest humanitarian network, the American Red Cross places top priority on the health and safety of our employees, volunteers, blood donors, and those who receive our aid and services. Our commitment to public health is unwavering-both during the COVID-19 pandemic and year-round.
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.
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