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American Red Cross Statewide, Ohio
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: TDE Hire Supporting DR537-21 This position is responsible for leading and managing a primarily volunteer team in addition to paid staff to support and provide Mass Care, Logistics and Recovery program support in an assigned geographic area.  The territory is based on the regional configuration.  This position serves as the lead functional expert in a Red Cross Region for the Mass Care, Logistics, and Recovery functions. Tailoring national program offerings for the Region and communities within the Region, providing technical expertise, training, and leading regional implementation of Mass Care, Logistics and Recovery, this position supports regional employees and volunteers in the disaster territories to build capacity in the local community for the disaster cycle. Specific functions of this position include program implementation, remote team building of employees and volunteers, and soliciting feedback from end customers.  This position works to perform these functions according to the program direction provided by the Mass Care, Logistics and Recovery functions at headquarters. Team leadership, supervision, and personnel development is provided by the Regional Disaster Functions/Support Director or the Regional Disaster and Program Officer; and may have a dotted line to the DPM or Community Exec (s) in the territory they cover. Responsibilities: Primary Responsibilities: • Implement strategies, initiatives, processes and procedures that support the successful region wide day-to-day and major relief operation provision of mass care logistics, and recovery programs. Within scope of position, represents the entire disaster cycle of preparedness, response and recovery. • Ensures American Red Cross services are available to diverse communities. • Works to ensure all Mass Care, Logistics, and Recovery activities are in compliance with region and national procedures and policies • Communicates and implements Mass Care, Logistics, and Recovery priorities, goals and objectives • Ensures American Red Cross services are available to diverse communities • Responsible for supporting consistent service delivery strategies throughout the region as well as supporting field team’s implementation of strategies and plans. • Evaluates and reports on the capacity and effectiveness of Mass Care, Logistics and Recovery services.  Prepares recommendations for continuous improvement. • Responsible for designing and supporting consistent service delivery strategies throughout the region as well as supporting field teams implementation of strategies and plans • Ensures access to Safe and Well communication system for registration within the shelter environment. Mass Care Responsibilities: • Ensure functional needs shelter requirements are identified, resourced, and met. • Negotiates and manages regional mass care (feeding, sheltering, and bulk distribution)contracts and supports the negotiation of local contracts • Serves as the subject matter expert (SME) and provide oversight for Mass Care role that Red Cross plays at both local level as well as in the co-lead role of ESF-6 within the National Response Framework • Manages the National Shelter System reporting for both ARC and non-ARC shelters. Logistics Responsibilities: • Serve as the subject matter expert (SME) and provide oversight for Logistics, in coordination with Supply Chain Real Estate Management (SCREM). • Manage disaster regional storage • Coordinate the acquisition of Emergency Services materials, equipment and resources Recovery Responsibilities: • Plan for individual assistance, mental health and health services provision to clients during the response recovery phases of operations. • Responsible for implementing the region’s case work (and care management, when needed) program. • Serves as a subject matter expert (SME) for the Disaster Case Management Program (Federal/State program) and responsible for disaster case management planning with multi-agency partners (government and non government). • Responsible for ensuring the American Red Cross is present at pre-disaster recovery meetings as well as ensuring the American Red Cross is present at Long-Term Recovery Group meetings post-disaster). • In collaboration with Partner and EMA Relationships Support Manager, liaise with voluntary, faith-based and community based organizations (VOAD community) as well as emergency management community for pre and post disaster recovery planning. • Ensures region is proficient with the role Red Cross plays within the National Disaster Recovery Framework (NDRF). • Acts as SME to all territory Disaster Program managers and volunteers on issues relevant to meeting client needs and maintaining client focus of all response and recovery activities. • Oversight of SME for Mental Health and Health Services units. • Assures mechanisms are in place for all partners in human services to work with Red Cross and service clients (Medical Reserve Corp; professional organizations, learning institutions, etc). General Responsibilities: • Hires, trains, coaches, counsels and evaluates performance of direct reports and volunteers. • Ensures roles and responsibilities of Red Cross identified in tribal, local, state and FEMA agreements (NMOUs, MOAs, etc) are being met.  • Coordinates specialized training in Mass Care and Logistics • Establishes and maintains a peer-to-peer relationship with emergency management for coordination around Mass Care, Logistics and Recovery. • Develops a primarily volunteer team to support the mass care ,logistics and recovery activities • Support field based staff and volunteer teams and systems • Develops and cultivates professional relationships with key internal and external partners and organizations (assigned relationships monitored and tracked by a portfolio management system)   Essential Functions/Physical Requirements: Depending on work assignment, may require ordinary ambulatory skills sufficient to visit other locations; or the ability to stand, walk and manipulate (lift, carry, move) light to medium weights up to 20 pounds. Requires good hand-eye coordination, arm, hand and finger dexterity, including ability to grasp, and visual acuity to use a keyboard, operate equipment and read technical information. Overall mobility is essential including sitting for long periods of time, driving a vehicle and working under challenging conditions.   Work Conditions: Work is performed indoors with some potential for exposure to safety and health hazards related to emergency services relief work. May travel and participate in meetings and conferences throughout chapter jurisdiction, state and Red Cross system. Because the Red Cross is a disaster response organization, staff may be asked to be on 24-hour call during period of major disaster. Should this occur, salary compensation would be given in accordance with the law.   The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed.  They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required. 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. Qualifications: Education:  Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience:  Minimum of 7-10 years experience with social services or service/program delivery, and providing leadership to a department, program or service.  Track record of leadership results in non-profit and/or for-profit organizations.  Proven results in achieving success in a business unit or area and leveraging relationships with diverse levels of internal and external stakeholders. Management Experience:  Minimum 5-7 years of staff management experience.  Demonstrated ability to develop effective work teams and build consensus within the organization and the community.  Experience in collaborative approaches to achieving organizational success. Skills and Abilities:  Proven track record of collaboration, facilitation, problem solving, leadership, and partnership management.  Additionally, this position requires the ability for planning and data entry   Individual must be customer oriented, flexible, organized, and able to operate with an orientation toward solutions with a customer focus and team orientation.   Demonstrates in depth knowledge of program or service.  Participates in developing strategies to achieve organizational goals. Demonstrated analytical and decision making skills to develop creative processes for continuous program or service improvements.  Demonstrated ability in creating presentations and developing training modules.  Excellent oral and communication skills, including training and presentations Other:  Intermediate proficiency with MS Office software, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.  Familiarity with federal, state and local employment laws.  All full time disaster employees must be able and willing to be deployed, as needed. Must be able to perform all assigned responsibilities under “grey sky” requirements. This position is also responsible for ensuring that all American Red Cross finance policies and procedures are followed as related to the scope of work activity. Travel:  May involve travel.   Other Requirements:   After employment, employee must learn and become proficient in: -ARC programs and procedures -Volunteer Management -Financial Management -Cultural Competency -Emergency Management Practices -Community -Government -Partnerships -Supply chain and warehousing -Disaster technical expertise Job Type: This position can be filled by an employee or a volunteer 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Liverpool, New York
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Help saves lives every day with a phlebotomy & driving career at the American Red Cross. No experience needed!  Join the Red Cross Biomed Team! At the American Red Cross, you have a direct impact on a meaningful mission. When you join our Biomedical team, you can help save lives every day. You’ll be part of a like-minded team that shares a passion for making a difference and a work environment that supports growing, learning and succeeding. About this Role As a Phlebotomist/Driver, you’ll use your compassion and customer service skill to collect lifesaving blood donations from our volunteer donors and ensure they have the best experience possible. Your driving experience will assist us with transporting equipment and setting up at the collection sites. The Red Cross offers paid phlebotomy training with the ability to grow your skills and career within the nation’s top humanitarian organization. To learn more about being a phlebotomist, watch this short video: rdcrss.org/lifesavingrole   Responsibilities  •    Take the time to personally connect with donors – listen to their stories and help them understand the value of their donation •    Contribute to a friendly and fun environment. Team up with your co-workers to keep our donors coming back again and again •    Be detailed oriented all day, every day, to ensure that the blood you collect meets goals, regulatory requirements and can be safely transfused •    To best meet the needs of our donors and community, Phlebotomist/Drivers work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays •    The aforementioned responsibilities of the Phlebotomist/Driver describe the general nature and level of work and are not an exhaustive list  Qualifications •    High school diploma or equivalent required •    Customer service experience and effective verbal communication skills are required •    Ability to work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays. Overnight travel may be required •    A current, valid driver's license with good driving record is required.  Experience driving larger vehicles preferred. •    DOT certification may be required in some locations. If required, must pass applicable DOT physical and related requirements and be able to possess or obtain a medical certification of at least one-year duration. •    Ability to load and unload vehicles with or without reasonable accommodations •    Physical requirements may include the ability to lift up to 50 lbs., occasionally physically assisting donors experiencing an adverse reaction, as well as pushing or pulling heavy weights up and down ramps and stairs (potentially up to 250 lbs. in weight and with up to 75-degree angles). Physical requirements may be performed in adverse weather conditions •    Basic computer skills are desirable 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Grand Island, Nebraska
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Help saves lives every day with a phlebotomy career at the American Red Cross. No experience needed!      Join the Red Cross Biomed Team!   At the American Red Cross, you have a direct impact on a meaningful mission. When you join our   Biomedical   team, you can help save lives every day. You’ll be part of a like-minded team that shares a passion for making a difference and a work environment that supports growing, learning and succeeding.   About this Role   As a Phlebotomist, you’ll use your compassion and customer service skill to collect lifesaving blood donations from our volunteer donors and ensure they have the best experience possible.   The Red Cross offers paid phlebotomy training with the ability to grow your skills and career within the nation’s top humanitarian organization.   To learn more about being a phlebotomist, watch this short video:   rdcrss.org/ lifesavingrole   Responsibilities   Take the time to personally connect with donors – listen to their stories and help them understand the value of their donation   Contribute to a friendly and fun environment. Team up with your co-workers to keep our donors coming back again and again   Be detailed oriented all day, every day, to ensure that the blood you collect meets goals, regulatory requirements and can be safely transfused   To best meet the needs of our donors and community,   Phlebotomists   work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays   The aforementioned responsibilities of the   Phlebotomist   describe the general nature and level of work and are not an exhaustive list     Qualifications    High school diploma or equivalent required   Customer service experience and effective verbal communication skills are required   Ability to work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays. Overnight travel may be required   A current, valid driver's license and good driving record is required   Ability to load and unload vehicles with or without reasonable accommodations   Physical requirements may include the ability to lift up to 50 lbs., occasionally physically assisting donors experiencing an adverse reaction, as well as pushing or pulling heavy weights up and down ramps and stairs (potentially up to 250 lbs. in weight and with up to 75-degree angles). Physical requirements may be performed in adverse weather conditions   Basic computer skills are desirable     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.   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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Pewaukee, Wisconsin
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Help saves lives every day with a phlebotomy career at the American Red Cross. No experience needed! Join the Red Cross Biomed Team! At the American Red Cross, you have a direct impact on a meaningful mission. When you join our Biomedical team, you can help save lives every day. You’ll be part of a like-minded team that shares a passion for making a difference and a work environment that supports growing, learning and succeeding. About this Role As a Phlebotomist, you’ll use your compassion and customer service skill to collect lifesaving blood donations from our volunteer donors and ensure they have the best experience possible. The Red Cross offers paid phlebotomy training with the ability to grow your skills and career within the nation’s top humanitarian organization. To learn more about being a phlebotomist, watch this short video: rdcrss.org/lifesavingrole Responsibilities Take the time to personally connect with donors – listen to their stories and help them understand the value of their donation Contribute to a friendly and fun environment. Team up with your co-workers to keep our donors coming back again and again Be detailed oriented all day, every day, to ensure that the blood you collect meets goals, regulatory requirements and can be safely transfused To best meet the needs of our donors and community, Phlebotomists work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays The aforementioned responsibilities of the Phlebotomist describe the general nature and level of work and are not an exhaustive list Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent required Customer service experience and effective verbal communication skills are required Ability to work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays. Overnight travel may be required A current, valid driver's license and good driving record is required Ability to load and unload vehicles with or without reasonable accommodations Physical requirements may include the ability to lift up to 50 lbs., occasionally physically assisting donors experiencing an adverse reaction, as well as pushing or pulling heavy weights up and down ramps and stairs (potentially up to 250 lbs. in weight and with up to 75-degree angles). Physical requirements may be performed in adverse weather conditions Basic computer skills are desirable 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Louisville, Kentucky
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Are you ready to make a real difference? The mission of the American Red Cross is to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. Donations of blood are what make the American Red Cross the largest single supplier of blood and blood products in the U.S. Each year, nearly 4 million people donate blood through the Red Cross, helping to provide more than 40% of America’s blood supply. Aggressive, mission-driven sales representatives are essential to getting our foot in the door with various organizations & businesses that offer new opportunities in blood collection. Help us to keep this important pipeline of blood donation partners vibrant!                 We are currently seeking a District Manager (Sales Manager) in Blood Donor Recruitment to cover in our River Valley region. This will encompass Representatives in Evansville, IN. In this position you will:   Manage team of 4 Account Representatives and 1 Administrative Support person that manage the recruitment operation of sponsors and donors for mobile allogeneic blood products to ensure achievement of monthly, quarterly and annual collection goals in the most efficient and cost-effective manner possible in assigned district. Develop and implement strategies for recruitment efforts, implement staffing and deployment policies, implement region, division and national operating procedures and policies, serve as liaison with chapter executive staff and Board volunteers, remedy efficiency issues, and ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements. Qualifications Include: Bachelor's degree in marketing, sales, communications, or equivalent combination of related education and experience required. Minimum five years related experience including three years management experience required. Master's degree preferred. Knowledge of group dynamics, direct sales, customer maintenance techniques, negotiation skills, and the ability to effectively implement programs is required. Excellent organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple priorities effectively, assimilate information quickly, analyze problems and implement appropriate solutions are required. Must have the ability to work independently while developing a functioning team among subordinates. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including training, presentation, and negotiating skills is required. You can expect a base salary of 65-70K + incentives. There is a mileage reimbursement plan as well. The American Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that offers employees growth and development, team spirit, competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. The American Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that offers employees growth and development, team spirit, competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. *LI-POST 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Columbia, South Carolina
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Are 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 Supervisor, Manufacturing for the American Red Cross! Hours: Full time; 1st shift, Monday - Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm (flexible schedule); weekends as needed; available by phone; sites operate 24/7; travel to Charleston, SC site. Training: Full time; 4 - 6 weeks; variable shifts Monday - Friday Pay Rate: $68,220+ based on experience Responsible for management and control of all daily manufacturing operations, including all staff, budgets, environment and work processes.  Ensure compliance with federal, state, ARCBS directives and regional policy and procedures and regulations. Assure compliance with safety policies and procedures in the work area and use of applicable protective equipment always to prevent exposure to potentially infectious blood and body fluids.  Comply with the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA). Manager, Manufacturing – Job Responsibilities Responsible for the management of laboratory staff including, but not limited to, hiring, training, coaching, evaluating and disciplining to ensure a well-qualified team and to enhance operational success and compliance. Responsible for management of Manufacturing. Ensure all functions are performed in accordance with all applicable regulatory policies and/or procedures and in a timely manner to meet customer needs. Serve as a resource for supervisors for complex technical issues. Coordinate the implementation of new or revised tests, procedures, and equipment with SOPs, CFR and OSHA regulations. Ensure compliance with state and federal regulations, AABB standards, ARCBS directives and regional policies and procedures. Ensure laboratory training and annual competency assessments are completed in compliance with established guidelines in the ARC training system. May act as trainer for department specific curricula. Manage and evaluate workflow and processes to ensure efficient and streamlined manufacturing processes to meet customer demand and required timelines. Write, organize and maintain technical sections of departmental procedure manual. Perform supervisory review of documents. Responsible for the accuracy of computer and physical blood component inventories. May be responsible for tracking and trending and analysis of laboratory data and the generation of reports. Participate in documenting, investigating, troubleshooting and preventing recurrence of department problems, concerns, and complaints. Perform other related duties as necessary. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required of staff so classified. Manager, Manufacturing – Job Qualifications Bachelor's degree in science, or equivalent related experience; five years’ experience including three years management experience. Related experience includes laboratory experience with MT (ASCP) certifications or equivalent certifications where required.  Pharmaceutical manufacturing experience preferred. Good communication and computer skills required.  Knowledge of blood products and supplies and the ability to interact with diverse customers is required.  Must meet state and CLIA requirements Competencies.  The duties and responsibilities mentioned in the job description are representative of the essential functions of the position.  The performance management system incorporates competencies which are identified, discussed and evaluated to meet operational milestones and which are tied to job families and titles.  Three types of competencies have been identified; Technical Competencies are job specific skills and methods, Core Competencies are the abilities and behaviors expected of all Biomedical Services employees, Leadership Competencies are specific abilities and behaviors required of those performing formal management roles or other leadership roles (i.e. Project Leaders).  Management and staff should contact Human Resources for further details on the appropriate competencies for a specific position. 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Summary: Technologist I needed for busy CLIA-licensed, AABB-accredited molecular testing laboratory responsible for patient and blood donor high complexity molecular testing. The lab performs both FDA approved and lab-developed tests.   Responsible for the performance, organization, and coordination of select functions of the molecular testing laboratory and assures the smooth daily cGMP operation of the laboratory. Performs PCR, AS-PCR, PCR-RFLP typing and other DNA-based typing techniques. Analyzes results and assigns molecular allele codes. Develops and implements new procedures and is familiar with the various computer software related to data analysis. Responsible for aiding in the training of new lab personnel. Actively interacts with other blood services departments on matters concerning these areas of responsibility. Perform all duties and responsibilities in compliance with standard operating procedures, Safety Quality Identity Potency Purity (SQIPP), regulations outlined in the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Clinical Laboratory Information Act (CLIA), and other applicable Federal, state and local regulations. Shift: 1st shift, 9:00am – 5:30pm O2nd shift 11:00am – 7:30pm Responsibilities: Responsible for molecular testing in the laboratory and ensures the testing is of the highest quality. Maintains day-to-day activities and organization of the laboratory. Contributes to the organization of processes, purchasing, inventory, and maintenance of laboratory reagents. Performs extraction of high-quality DNA and RNA from blood samples or other bodily fluids. Organizes and manages primer pairs for proper dilution, storage and inventory. Performs PCR, AS-PCR, PCR-RFLP, bead-based extension reactions, MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry, and Sanger sequencing test methods. Conducts troubleshooting of molecular methods. Performs DNA gel electrophoresis. Interprets PCR, AS-PCR and PCR-RFLP typing results. Assigns alleles/allele codes. Performs RNA isolation and cDNA synthesis and cloning. Performs high-throughput automated DNA extraction and allele testing. Drafts reports of testing for supervisor and director review. Clones genes and analyzes sequences. Gives input regarding decisions about techniques, protocols and equipment in use in the laboratory. With supervisor input, directs training and documentation of new staff in molecular techniques. Aids in preparation and management of all reagents (including QC) used in testing. Ensures adequate inventory of reagents and supplies. Aids in preparation and management of all reagents (including QC) used in testing. Ensures adequate inventory of reagents and supplies. Prepares draft abstracts and presentations for conferences and draft manuscripts for publication. Performs and maintains records of reagent and equipment QC. Performs new equipment validation and implementation with a supervisory direction. Aids in draft preparation, development, execution, and implementation of: Equipment, SOPs, and TIPs, Job aids/forms, Reagents, Processes. Ensures customer satisfaction. Qualifications Master of Science (MS) in Biology or related field OR Bachelor of Science in Biology or related field and 3 years of molecular laboratory experience. MT(ASCP) preferred; BB(ASCP) is beneficial. Must have knowledge of molecular genetics and the operation of equipment used in the laboratory. Must have a good working knowledge of PCs and applicable software programs. Must have a comprehensive knowledge of regulatory issues related to laboratory work performance. Must have problem-solving skills for technical and personnel issues. Must have demonstrated communication skills, both written and oral. Must be able to interact with coworkers effectively to achieve goals. Must have a working knowledge of data processing information reporting and retrieval. Must have comprehensive knowledge of laboratory workflow and organization. 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. 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. 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Fairfield, New Jersey
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: As an employee at the American Red Cross, you could be on the front lines making a positive impact on our community. You could provide your services directly to the American public or support to the people who do. Both roles help further the mission of the Red Cross. Join our non-profit organization, where your heart and mind go to work! We are currently seeking a Regional Volunteer Services Officer to work in our Fairfield, NJ office, covering the New Jersey Region. Job Summary: The Regional Volunteer Services Officer (RVSO) position is a critical component of the American Red Cross regional team and infrastructure.  The RVSO is responsible for strengthening and growing programs and services that will meet the regional community needs within resource constraints. Develops long- and short-term program strategies and oversees implementation for large-scale single programs/services or multiple smaller-scale programs/services. Directs and oversees the work assignment and performance of staff and volunteers. Develops and executes a recruitment strategy, managing the volunteer on boarding process for the region. Ensures coordinated outreach and partnerships within the larger Red Cross organization and external constituents (e.g.: community agencies). This person will serve as a program or service subject matter expert (SME) to staff, management, volunteers and external partners. Represents the Red Cross within the assigned region for the purposes of volunteer engagement. The Regional Volunteer Services Officer (RVSO) will supervise 6 staff members, and serve as leader for the 3000 volunteers in New Jersey. Position requires a strong strategic leader with a sales focus to lead volunteer recruitment. Bilingual a plus. Responsibilities: 1. Strategy: Develops growth strategy for area of responsibility. Design and implement retention strategies with departments and programs to assist with volunteer development, leadership development and managing goals and objectives. Oversees risk management issues specific to Volunteer Services. Provides oversight and maintenance of database/computer systems. Provides innovative thought leadership and shapes the knowledge base. Maintains clear and current knowledge of any legal and administrative requirements and/or issues specific to volunteer programs. Maintains knowledge and awareness of trends in volunteerism and designs the program to capitalize on them. Builds relationships and provides managerial guidance to Regional and Chapter executive teams, staff, volunteers, community, and other external partners. Develops and cultivates professional relationships with key internal & external partners/organizations. 2. Relationship Management and Community Outreach:  Participates in communication/civic activities and events to promote volunteer opportunities. Develops and cultivates professional relationships with key internal and external partners/organizations. Attends regional and community meetings and events and facilitates exchange of information and resources within jurisdiction. Develops and conducts presentations to promote Red Cross services and programs to community. 3. Fiscal Responsibility: Builds financially sound, executable, data-driven business strategies in support of a program area and/or services. May have ongoing fiscal and budget responsibility with grant coordination duties in contract-funded programs. Identifies possible funding sources for program or service initiatives from various sources like government agencies and philanthropic foundations/organizations. 4. Staff and Volunteer Management:  Provides strong leadership, develops and sets individual and team performance goals and manages/drives change. Hires, manages, trains and evaluates staff and volunteers. Designs, develops and implements a targeted volunteer management recruitment plan for the region and proactively outreaches to business leaders and others to support volunteer needs. Implements recruitment plan with particular attention to diversity and inclusion goals of the region and ARC strategic plans. Oversees curriculum design for volunteer training modules and recruitment presentations. Creates performance review process to accurately assess volunteer performance and adjusts performance as and when needed. Finds and implements ways to improve or increase the quality and production for the work directed.  5. Internal Communications:  Manages Volunteer Connection for assigned territory and volunteers. Manages job postings and application process. Ensures volunteer data is up-to-date. Qualifications: Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience: Minimum of 7 years of progressive experience directing and leading large scale social service programs. Track record of leadership results in non-profit and/or for-profit organizations. Proven results in achieving financial success in a business unit or area and leveraging relationships with diverse levels of internal & external stakeholders. Management Experience: Minimum of 5 years of staff management experience. Demonstrated ability to develop effective work teams and build consensus within the organization and the community. Proven ability to build strong relationships that fosters collaborative approaches to achieving organizational success. Skills and Abilities: Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communications skills. Proven ability to management multiple projects and priorities. Demonstrated knowledge of non-profit management and volunteer engagement. Ability to apply financial rigor and acumen to all initiatives. Other: Intermediate proficiency with MS Office software, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Travel: Will require travel within the Region. A valid driver's license is required. 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Oakland, California
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Help saves lives every day with a phlebotomy & driving career at the American Red Cross. No experience needed! Join the Red Cross Biomed Team! At the American Red Cross, you have a direct impact on a meaningful mission. When you join our Biomedical team, you can help save lives every day. You’ll be part of a like-minded team that shares a passion for making a difference and a work environment that supports growing, learning and succeeding. About this Role As a Phlebotomist/Driver, you’ll use your compassion and customer service skill to collect lifesaving blood donations from our volunteer donors and ensure they have the best experience possible. Your driving experience will assist us with transporting equipment and setting up at the collection sites. The Red Cross offers paid phlebotomy training with the ability to grow your skills and career within the nation’s top humanitarian organization. To learn more about being a phlebotomist, watch this short video: rdcrss.org/lifesavingrole     Responsibilities Take the time to personally connect with donors – listen to their stories and help them understand the value of their donation Contribute to a friendly and fun environment. Team up with your co-workers to keep our donors coming back again and again Be detailed oriented all day, every day, to ensure that the blood you collect meets goals, regulatory requirements and can be safely transfused To best meet the needs of our donors and community, Phlebotomist/Drivers work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays The aforementioned responsibilities of the Phlebotomist/Driver describe the general nature and level of work and are not an exhaustive list Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent required Customer service experience and effective verbal communication skills are required Ability to work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays. Overnight travel may be required A current, valid driver's license with good driving record is required.  Experience driving larger vehicles preferred. DOT certification may be required in some locations. If required, must pass applicable DOT physical and related requirements and be able to possess or obtain a medical certification of at least one-year duration. Ability to load and unload vehicles with or without reasonable accommodations Physical requirements may include the ability to lift up to 50 lbs., occasionally physically assisting donors experiencing an adverse reaction, as well as pushing or pulling heavy weights up and down ramps and stairs (potentially up to 250 lbs. in weight and with up to 75-degree angles). Physical requirements may be performed in adverse weather conditions Basic computer skills are desirable 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Detroit, Michigan
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: At the Red Cross, there is no such thing as a small disaster. In every single case it is our mission to help people affected by disaster meet their emergency needs that include shelter, food, clothing, and health and mental health services. As a paid staff member, you will support our loyal Red Cross disaster volunteers who serve selflessly to provide a bridge of assistance until individuals and families can resume a normal life. Our disaster volunteers are the heart and soul of our mission to respond to emergencies and provide relief to victims of disasters. They serve in a number of capacities, including Disaster Action Team Member, Disaster Assessment, Caseworker, Mass Care Feeding, Emergency Response Vehicle (ERV) Driver, Shelter Manager/Staff, Disaster Health Services and Disaster Mental Health. As an employee at the American Red Cross, you could be on the front lines making a positive impact on our community. You could provide your services directly to the American public or support to the people who do. Both roles help further the mission of the Red Cross. Join our non-profit organization, where your heart and mind go to work! We are currently seeking a Disaster Program Specialist for our Michigan Region. This position will be based in our Detroit, MI Chapter Office. This is a full time, salary (exempt) position and you must be willing to work on call 24/7. A valid driver's license is required! Job Summary: The Disaster Program Specialist (DPS) is responsible for either providing functional expertise to the Disaster Program Manager (DPM) and Volunteer Leadership at a territory or regional level, or, taking full cycle responsibility to provide service delivery programs within a subset of the Disaster Program Managers assigned geography and under the supervision and authority of the DPM.  The DPS will accomplish this responsibility largely through the support, development and operational guidance of a team of trained volunteer leaders, volunteers and partners, as well as participate in the implementation and development of initiatives to increase Red Cross visibility through program/service delivery.   These functions are performed under the direction of the Disaster Program Manager with technical support from the region and division. This position reports directly to the Disaster Program Manager and will work closely with, and receives technical guidance from program support functions at the regional level.  The DPS may serve in capacity as Disaster Program Manager when the DPM is unavailable. Responsibilities: 1. Program Service Development & Support: Facilitates in and supports the development and implementation of strategies, initiatives, tools, plans, processes and procedures within a functional area, or oversees the full disaster cycle, through the development of volunteer leadership. Analyzes opportunities for improved program service and recommends to DPM for implementation.  Functional areas may include: Mass Care, Client Casework, Health & Mental Health Services, Logistics, Information Management & Situational Awareness, Partnerships & Emergency Management, Workforce Development, Preparedness, General Volunteer Support & Engagement, or Home Fire Campaign. If providing full-cycle management, the DPS will manage the implementation of the disaster services program in an assigned geographic territory that is a sub-territory of the supervising DPM’s jurisdiction.  The DPS will accomplish this through the support, development and operational guidance of a team of trained volunteer leaders, volunteers, and partners that will stand ready to deliver the services of disaster preparedness, response, and recovery programs in the assigned sub-territory. Implements assigned programs or services to meet the programmatic goals of DCS within the region. This position operates as part of a regional Disaster Cycle Services team and may be called to support local preparation, response and recovery activities as well as maintaining government partnerships with assigned territory.  Additionally, the DPS assists with a broader division and national network of disaster responders and will be asked to help with deployments and relief operation activity outside their immediate region.  This may include physical deployment to impacted communities. 2. Volunteer Program Management, Engagement and Support:  Engages and develops a primarily volunteer team responsible for the implementation of disaster preparedness, response, and recovery programs in the local area. Ensures the development of Disaster Leadership Volunteers in each of the assigned program support functional areas of the disaster cycle in order to meet the needs of the assigned geography. 3. Local Planning, Training Development, Community Outreach: Develops and participates in local  planning and exercises.  Develops and conducts training, including exercises called by local partners Volunteer Organizations Active in Disaster, Emergency Management Agencies and Local Emergency Planning Committees (VOADs, EMAs and LEPCs). May evaluate and report effectiveness of program or service. Prepares recommendations for continuous improvement. Serves as the Red Cross thought leader as needed with local level with government and other agencies and organizations involved in disaster. Key representative of Red Cross in the community, interfacing with local officials and developing plans with community leaders. Ensures activities are in compliance with regional and national procedures and policies. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required. Qualifications: Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience: Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience with social services or service/program delivery. Ability to coordinate staff and volunteer activities. Ability to interpret program trends, results, and related data to formulate recommendations. Ability to manage multiple priorities with strong skills in planning and problem solving. Management Experience: Minimum of 6 months to one year supervisory experience preferred. Skills and Abilities: Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Develops project plans & budgets. Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of program or service. Demonstrated ability in creating presentations and developing training modules. Develops strategies to achieve organizational goals. Demonstrated analytical and decision- making skills to develop creative processes for continuous program or service improvements. Demonstrated analytical and decision-making skills to develop creative processes for continuous program or service improvements. Proven track record of collaboration, facilitation, problem solving, marketing, leadership, and partnership management. Additionally, this position requires ability for planning, public speaking, project management and process improvement. Individual must be customer oriented, organized, and able to operate with an orientation toward solutions with an external focus, and team orientation. Other: Intermediate level proficiency with MS Office software, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Familiarity with federal, state, and local employment laws. Must be able to perform all assigned responsibilities under “grey sky” requirements. This position is also responsible for ensuring that all American Red Cross finance policies and procedures are followed as related to the scope of work activity. All full time disaster employees must be willing and able to be deployed, as needed.  Travel:  May involve travel Other Requirements: Upon employment, must be able to learn and become proficient in: ARC programs and procedures Volunteer Management Financial Management Cultural Competency Emergency Management Practices Community Government Partnerships Supply chain and warehousing Disaster technical expertise Essential Functions/Physical Requirements: Depending on work assignment, may require ordinary ambulatory skills sufficient to visit other locations; or the ability to stand, walk and manipulate (lift, carry, move) light to medium weights of up to 20 pounds. Requires good hand-eye coordination, arm, hand and finger dexterity, including ability to grasp, and visual acuity to use a keyboard, operate equipment and read technical information. Overall mobility is essential. May include sitting for long periods of time, driving a vehicle and working under challenging conditions. Work Conditions: Work is performed indoors with some potential for exposure to safety and health hazards related to emergency services relief work. May travel and participate in meetings and conferences throughout chapter jurisdiction, state and Red Cross system. Because the Red Cross is a disaster response organization, staff may be asked to be on 24-hour call during period of major disaster. This position is an exposure determination 0 in view of the fact that normal work involves no exposure to blood or blood components and/or human body fluids or tissue samples as a result of splashes, spills, and/or needlesticks or performance of or assistance in first aid. 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross San Diego, California
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Looking for a dynamic job opportunity that makes a difference? Consider a phlebotomy career at the American Red Cross. Join the Red Cross Biomed Team! At the American Red Cross, you have a direct impact on a meaningful mission. When you join our Biomedical team, you can help save lives every day. You’ll be part of a like-minded team that shares a passion for making a difference and a work environment that supports growing, learning and succeeding. About this Role As a Phlebotomist-Apheresis Technician with the American Red Cross you will work at our fixed sites using automated phlebotomy procedures. To prepare for the role, you’ll receive paid training, which is a mix of classroom instruction and field practice. Responsibilities Balance production, donor care, and quality requirements to meet daily blood collection goals Take the time to personally connect with donors – listen to their stories and help them understand the value of their donation Be detail oriented all day, every day, to ensure that the blood you collect meets regulatory requirements and can be safely transfused Remain flexible to work a highly variable schedule that includes early start times, late end times, weekends and holidays to meet the needs of our blood drive sponsors and donors Interact in a positive, proactive, and customer-focused manner with both internal and external customers, demonstrating care and compassion at all times The aforementioned responsibilities of the Phlebotomist-Apheresis Technician describe the general nature and level of work and are not an exhaustive list. Qualifications Minimum one year of documented satisfactory performance in phlebotomy or equivalent position or equivalent experience is required. Customer service experience, effective verbal communication and public relations skills are required A current valid driver's license and good driving record is required Physical requirements may include the ability to lift, push or pull heavy weights up and down ramps and stairs, good manual dexterity, the ability to sit or stand for long periods of time and adapt to long, irregular hours and frequent schedule changes is required. 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Medford, Oregon
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Join the Red Cross Biomed Team!   At the American Red Cross, you have a direct impact on a meaningful mission. When you join our   Biomedical   team, you can help save lives every day. You’ll be part of a like-minded team that shares a passion for making a difference and a work environment that supports growing, learning and succeeding.   About this Role   As a Phlebotomist, you’ll use your compassion and customer service skill to collect lifesaving blood donations from our volunteer donors and ensure they have the best experience possible.   The Red Cross offers paid phlebotomy training with the ability to grow your skills and career within the nation’s top humanitarian organization.   To learn more about being a phlebotomist, watch this short video:   rdcrss.org/ lifesavingrole   Responsibilities   Take the time to personally connect with donors – listen to their stories and help them understand the value of their donation   Contribute to a friendly and fun environment. Team up with your co-workers to keep our donors coming back again and again   Be detailed oriented all day, every day, to ensure that the blood you collect meets goals, regulatory requirements and can be safely transfused   To best meet the needs of our donors and community,   Phlebotomists   work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays   The aforementioned responsibilities of the   Phlebotomist   describe the general nature and level of work and are not an exhaustive list     Qualifications    High school diploma or equivalent required   Customer service experience and effective verbal communication skills are required   Ability to work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays. Overnight travel may be required   A current, valid driver's license and good driving record is required   Ability to load and unload vehicles with or without reasonable accommodations   Physical requirements may include the ability to lift up to 50 lbs., occasionally physically assisting donors experiencing an adverse reaction, as well as pushing or pulling heavy weights up and down ramps and stairs (potentially up to 250 lbs. in weight and with up to 75-degree angles). Physical requirements may be performed in adverse weather conditions   Basic computer skills are desirable     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.   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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross St Paul, Minnesota
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Apheresis Phlebotomist Full Time – St Paul Donor Center Minimum 1 year Phlebotomy Experience $18.03/hour plus benefits and shift premiums Schedule including weekends and holidays rotation. Union position Looking for a dynamic job opportunity that makes a difference? Consider a phlebotomy career at the American Red Cross. Join the Red Cross Biomed Team! At the American Red Cross, you have a direct impact on a meaningful mission. When you join our Biomedical team, you can help save lives every day. You’ll be part of a like-minded team that shares a passion for making a difference and a work environment that supports growing, learning and succeeding. About this Role As a Phlebotomist-Apheresis Technician with the American Red Cross you will work at our fixed sites using automated phlebotomy procedures. To prepare for the role, you’ll receive paid training, which is a mix of classroom instruction and field practice. Responsibilities Balance production, donor care, and quality requirements to meet daily blood collection goals Take the time to personally connect with donors – listen to their stories and help them understand the value of their donation Be detail oriented all day, every day, to ensure that the blood you collect meets regulatory requirements and can be safely transfused Remain flexible to work a highly variable schedule that includes early start times, late end times, weekends and holidays to meet the needs of our blood drive sponsors and donors Interact in a positive, proactive, and customer-focused manner with both internal and external customers, demonstrating care and compassion at all times The aforementioned responsibilities of the Phlebotomist-Apheresis Technician describe the general nature and level of work and are not an exhaustive list. Qualifications Minimum one year of documented satisfactory performance in phlebotomy or equivalent position or equivalent experience is required. Customer service experience, effective verbal communication and public relations skills are required A current valid driver's license and good driving record is required Physical requirements may include the ability to lift, push or pull heavy weights up and down ramps and stairs, good manual dexterity, the ability to sit or stand for long periods of time and adapt to long, irregular hours and frequent schedule changes is required. 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Job Title: Phlebotomist/CDL Driver Location: Myrtle Beach Full Time $17.00 Match up your CDL license to a meaningful career that makes a difference in people’s lives. Join the Red Cross Biomed Team! At the American Red Cross, you have a direct impact on a meaningful mission. When you join our Biomedical team, you can help save lives every day. You’ll be part of a like-minded team that shares a passion for making a difference and a work environment that supports growing, learning and succeeding. About this Role As a Phlebotomist/CDL Driver you’ll use your CDL license, compassion and customer service skills to assist with transporting equipment and setting up at the collection sites. After completion of our paid Phlebotomy Training program, you will also collect lifesaving blood donations from our volunteer donors and ensure they have the best experience possible. The Red Cross offers paid phlebotomy training with the ability to grow your skills and career within the nation’s top humanitarian organization. To learn more about being a phlebotomist, watch this short video: rdcrss.org/lifesavingrole   Responsibilities Take the time to personally connect with donors – listen to their stories and help them understand the value of their donation Contribute to a friendly and fun environment. Team up with your co-workers to keep our donors coming back again and again Be detailed oriented all day, every day, to ensure that the blood you collect meets goals, regulatory requirements and can be safely transfused To best meet the needs of our donors and community, Phlebotomists/CDL Drivers work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays The aforementioned responsibilities of the Phlebotomist/CDL Driver describe the general nature and level of work and are not an exhaustive list Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent required Customer service experience and effective verbal communication skills are required Ability to work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays. Overnight travel may be required A current, valid driver's license with Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and good driving record is required.  Experience driving large vehicles strongly preferred. DOT certification may be required in some locations. If required, must pass applicable DOT physical and related requirements and be able to possess or obtain a medical certification of at least one-year duration. Ability to load and unload vehicles with or without reasonable accommodations Physical requirements may include the ability to lift up to 50 lbs., occasionally physically assisting donors experiencing an adverse reaction, as well as pushing or pulling heavy weights up and down ramps and stairs (potentially up to 250 lbs. in weight and with up to 75-degree angles). Physical requirements may be performed in adverse weather conditions Basic computer skills are desirable 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Ft Sill, Oklahoma
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: The American Red Cross’ Service to the Armed Forces (SAF) Center, or Hero Care Centers serve military members and their families worldwide, with one phone number available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, 7 days a week.  By responding to calls and verifying the accuracy of collected information, we are able to assist in making decisions for emergency leave, and serve as an overall resource for veterans and their families. We also provide current military member with emergency financial assistance in situations in circumstances when they qualify.   The SAF Hero Care Center in Ft. Sill, OK has a fantastic career opportunity available for a Senior Call Center Caseworker on the evening shift.  This is a full-time position, and the shift operates from 3:30 PM – 12 AM.  This position will be scheduled 40 hours per week, on a rotating schedule to include some weekends and holidays.    Senior Call Center Caseworkers are part of the Hero Care Network, which provides 24-hour emergency communications and casework services, including access to financial assistance, emergency notifications and other services offered to members of the U.S. military and their families. Responsibilities in this role include collecting client information, verification and delivery of emergency messages, communication and follow-up with family members, military staff and other involved parties, while providing subject matter expertise for all services offered.  Client needs are often sensitive in nature and require you to be compassionate, have a spirit to help and able to remain calm under stressful situations.  ​ Some additional responsibilities specific to the Senior Caseworker role are as: 1. Functions as shift lead on a rotating basis, providing direct technical and administrative guidance to an assigned group of Specialists to ensure the delivery of 24-hour emergency communications and casework services.  2. Understands and applies Red Cross and SAF policies consistently and correctly. 3. Assists Supervisors with on-the-job training, coaching, and mentoring of Specialists 4. Assists Specialists in resolving complex, unusual or difficult cases. 5. Performs other duties as assigned by management. Minimum qualifications: Education:  Bachelor’s degree in social or health science, personnel administration, business or public administration, computer science or related field is preferred.  Equivalent education and relevant work experience in human/social services, customer or client services, call center or other customer/client services experience will be considered in lieu of formal education/college degree. Equivalent education and experience examples include a 2 year degree plus 2 years of applicable experience, or a high school diploma with 4 years of applicable experience. Experience: A minimum 3 years of human/social services, customer or client services, call center or other types of experience with heavy customer/client contact required.  Must have casework skills, or experience in the delivery of social or casework services. Skills and Abilities: Applicants must have strong communication skills, both written and verbal, and typing speed of 40 wpm or higher.  Both speed, accuracy and grammatical competence is factored into overall typing abilities. Applicants should be able to demonstrate strong computer skills, to include use of Internet search tools, Intranet, and Microsoft Office Suite. Experience in using an electronic customer relationship (CRM) or Case Management System (CMS) or similar customer centric relational database is also strongly preferred. Other:  Ability to apply active listening skills and employ reasoning and questioning strategies to capture, analyze, interpret and synthesize information from clients, staff, and management. Strong customer service skills reflecting a sound knowledge of telephone and in-person etiquette and pleasant and friendly manners respectful of human dignity. Must be adept at multi-tasking and have the ability to shift focus as operational, service delivery and staff needs demand. Demonstrated ability to treat people with respect under all circumstances and instill trust in others while upholding the values and principles of the American Red Cross.  Applicants for the Senior Caseworker position should have a familiarity with military culture, regulations and protocol, and a minimum of one-year of supervisory experience in human resources management, casework, counseling, social work or other related field.  Bilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Visit the link below to learn more about the American Red Cross SAF Emergency Communication Center, and what you will do as a Call Center Caseworker. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dz1paEDH_FE 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Summary: Provides complex administrative support to a department, group or program.  Prepare reports and various correspondences.  Administers projects, programs, and/or processes applicable to the unit.  Analyzes unit operating practices and recommends revisions to improve established procedures.  May serve as an administrative liaison with others within and outside the company regarding administrative issues. Responsibilities: Perform a variety of complex administrative duties, with little supervision and exercising confidentiality. Prepare and maintain memos, records, reports, data or correspondence for management or staff review. Reviews correspondence for consistency with corporate policies and practices. May develop high-level presentations and/or spreadsheet reports and run specialized queries from department database. Initiate, prepare, and edit written materials, correspondence, and reports using various software and/or database management applications. Compile and generate reports, statistics, timelines, tables, graphs, correspondence and presentations supporting functional area or business unit/project by utilizing specific database or software applications. May administer a particular project involving operational issues and compile results and findings for management review. May participate as a department representative on a cross-functional project team or serve as a project manager for an intra-department project. May provide functional supervision to clerical/administrative staff assigned to unit. Provide support, development and/or leadership guidance to all volunteers. Qualifications: High School or equivalent required. Minimum 7 years related experience or equivalent combination of education and related experience required. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Proficient in personal computer use and Microsoft Office Suite. Proficient typing skills required. Knowledge of organizational policies and procedures that relate to operations within assigned organizational unit is preferred. Ability to prepare and edit complex documents is preferred. Ability to work on a team. 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. 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Fairfax, Virginia
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: As an employee at the American Red Cross, you could be on the front lines making a positive impact on our community. You could provide your services directly to the American public or support to the people who do. Both roles help further the mission of the Red Cross. Join our non-profit organization, where your heart and mind go to work! At the Red Cross, there is no such thing as a small disaster. In every single case it is our mission to help people affected by disaster meet their emergency needs that include shelter, food, clothing, and health and mental health services. As a paid staff member, you will support our loyal Red Cross disaster volunteers who serve selflessly to provide a bridge of assistance until individuals and families can resume a normal life. Our disaster volunteers are the heart and soul of our mission to respond to emergencies and provide relief to victims of disasters. They serve in a number of capacities, including Disaster Action Team Member, Disaster Assessment, Caseworker, Mass Care Feeding, Emergency Response Vehicle (ERV) Driver, Shelter Manager/Staff, Disaster Health Services and Disaster Mental Health. The American Red Cross National Capital and Greater Chesapeake Region is seeking a Disaster Program Manager - Geographic (DPM) to be based in our Fairfax, VA Chapter. This is a full time, salary (exempt) position and you must be willing to work on call 24/7. A valid driver's license is required! Job Summary: The Disaster Program Manager (DPM) is responsible for either providing functional expertise to the Regional Disaster Officer and Volunteer Leadership at a regional level or taking full cycle responsibility to provide service delivery programs within a defined geography under the supervision and authority of a Senior DPM or Regional Disaster Officer. To accomplish this, the DPM will be responsible for the development and leadership of volunteers, as well as implementing and developing initiatives to increase Red Cross visibility through program/service delivery. Acts as a program or service Subject Matter Expert (SME) to staff, management, volunteers and external partners. The DPM will accomplish this responsibility largely through the development, operational guidance, and support of a team of trained volunteer leaders, volunteers and partners that will stand ready to deliver/support the services of disaster preparedness, response, and recovery programs in the assigned jurisdiction. These teams will operate as part of a tiered mutual aid structure (local/regional/divisional/national), serving as the front line of support to local communities. These services include but are not limited to; response to recurrent local disasters (house fires, floods, etc.), capacity building for mass care service delivery, participation in the Home Fire Campaign, and direct assistance and recovery services to those impacted by disasters. The Disaster Program Manager performs these functions according to the guidance provided by the Regional Disaster Officer; team leadership is provided by the RDO. This position reports directly to the Senior DPM or the RDO; and may have a dotted line to Regional Executives in the territory they cover. -------------------- Responsibilities: 1. Program Management and Engagement: DPMs are responsible for the implementation of the Disaster Cycle Services program in a territory in alignment with established metrics and may be assigned the following duties at the discretion of the region. Drivers for these additional responsibilities include the number of municipalities within its coverage area, the amount and complexity of program activity, presence of significant grant funding, geography, risk, population, frequency of events, and regional structure. Manages volunteer recruitment and leadership identification; Leads and supports ongoing volunteer recognition and engagement opportunities; Serves in planning capacity in anticipation of larger response and recovery scenarios (this may include divisional coordination, multi-agency planning, and participation in local/regional/national deployment opportunities); Leads and/or assists with the implementation of training efforts, community preparedness opportunities, and the support to other American Red Cross stakeholders. Represents part of a broader Disaster Cycle Services (DCS) team within the American Red Cross that is prepared to mobilize in support of disaster events across the country. In support of this, the Disaster Program Manager must be prepared to assist in the mobilization and support of local resources (volunteers, equipment, and supplies), as well as potential deployment themselves to serve in a leadership capacity on a relief operation outside of their area of responsibility. Partners with Executive Directors and all Red Cross lines of service to include Biomedical Services, Service to Armed Forces, International Services, Development, Communications and Training Services to ensure the most collaborative, impactful and effective delivery of services. 2. Management of Volunteers & Staff: Identifies and develops volunteer leaders who can act in facilitative leader roles across the disaster cycle, coordinating internally and with partners to foster a Red Cross that aligns with government and works to enable the entire community to participate in all phases of the disaster cycle by shifting from being not only a provider of direct services but also a convener and facilitative leader. Hires, trains, coaches, counsels, supports and evaluates performance of direct reports, volunteer leaders and volunteers. Supports and develops a primarily volunteer team responsible for the implementation of disaster preparedness, response, and recovery programs in the local area. Ensures the development of Disaster Leadership Volunteers in each of the program support functional areas of the disaster cycle in order to meet the needs of the territory, region, state and division. 3. Local Planning, Training Development, Community Outreach: Within scope of position, represents the entire disaster cycle of preparedness, response and recovery. Ensures that American Red Cross services are available to diverse communities. Implements the Disaster Cycle Services (DCS) structure and develops the team that mobilizes the local community to prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies, meeting the needs and expectations of clients and stakeholders. Develops human and material resources (volunteers, partners, community agencies, shelter and vendor agreements etc.) to ensure the full cycle of disaster services is delivered. Provide oversight and support to local responses through the deployment of volunteer leaders and volunteers on a daily basis in a rapid and accessible manner. If qualified volunteer leadership is unavailable, serve during times of disaster as the operational leadership. In conjunction with program support functions in a region, collaborate in local planning, exercises and training, including exercises called by local partners Volunteer Organizations Active in Disaster, Emergency Management Agencies and Local Emergency Planning Committees (VOADs, EMAs and LEPCs). The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required. -------------------- Qualifications: Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience: Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience with social services or service/program delivery, and providing leadership to a department, program or service. Demonstrated experience in coordinating staff and volunteer activities. Ability to interpret program trends, results, and related data to formulate recommendations. Ability to manage multiple priorities with strong skills in planning and problem-solving. Ability to relate well and effectively with diverse groups and individuals. Management Experience: Minimum of 1-3 years staff management experience. Skills and Abilities: Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated ability to coach and or mentor to accomplish work through team leaders. Develops project plans & budgets. Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of program or service. Demonstrated ability in creating presentations and developing training modules. Develops strategies to achieve organizational goals. Demonstrated analytical and decision-making skills to develop creative processes for continuous program or service improvements. Proven track record of collaboration, facilitation, problem solving, marketing, leadership, and partnership management. Additionally, this position requires ability for planning, public speaking, project management and process improvement. Individual must be customer oriented, organized, and able to operate with an orientation toward solutions with an external focus, and team orientation. Other: Intermediate level proficiency with MS Office software, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Familiarity with federal, state, and local employment laws. Must be able to perform all assigned responsibilities under “grey sky” requirements. This position is also responsible for ensuring that all American Red Cross finance policies and procedures are followed as related to the scope of work. Travel: May involve travel. Other Requirements: Upon employment, must be able to learn and become proficient in: ARC programs and procedures Volunteer Management Financial Management Cultural Competency Emergency Management Practices Community Government Partnerships Supply chain and warehousing Disaster technical expertise Job Type: This position can be filled by an employee or a volunteer. -------------------- Essential Functions/Physical Requirements: Depending on work assignment, may require ordinary ambulatory skills sufficient to visit other locations; or the ability to stand, walk and manipulate (lift, carry, move) light to medium weights of up to 20 pounds. Requires good hand-eye coordination, arm, hand and finger dexterity, including ability to grasp, and visual acuity to use a keyboard, operate equipment and read technical information. Overall mobility is essential. May include sitting for long periods of time, driving a vehicle and working under challenging conditions. Work Conditions: Work is performed indoors with some potential for exposure to safety and health hazards related to emergency services relief work. May travel and participate in meetings and conferences throughout chapter jurisdiction, state and Red Cross system. Because the Red Cross is a disaster response organization, staff may be asked to be on 24-hour call during period of major disaster. This position is an exposure determination 0 in view of the fact that normal work involves no exposure to blood or blood components and/or human body fluids or tissue samples as a result of splashes, spills, and/or needlesticks or performance of or assistance in first aid. 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Norfolk, Virginia
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: As an employee at the American Red Cross, you could be on the front lines making a positive impact on our community. You could provide your services directly to the American public or support to the people who do. Both roles help further the mission of the Red Cross. Join our non-profit organization, where your heart and mind go to work! At the Red Cross, there is no such thing as a small disaster. In every single case it is our mission to help people affected by disaster meet their emergency needs that include shelter, food, clothing, and health and mental health services. As a paid staff member, you will support our loyal Red Cross disaster volunteers who serve selflessly to provide a bridge of assistance until individuals and families can resume a normal life. Our disaster volunteers are the heart and soul of our mission to respond to emergencies and provide relief to victims of disasters. They serve in a number of capacities, including Disaster Action Team Member, Disaster Assessment, Caseworker, Mass Care Feeding, Emergency Response Vehicle (ERV) Driver, Shelter Manager/Staff, Disaster Health Services and Disaster Mental Health. The American Red Cross Virginia Region is seeking a Disaster Program Manager (DPM) to be based in our Norfolk, VA Chapter. This is a full time, salary (exempt) position and you must be willing to work on call 24/7. A valid driver's license is required! PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: Key to this position's success is the effective management and engagement of volunteers and volunteer teams. Job Summary: The Disaster Program Manager (DPM) is responsible for either providing functional expertise to the Regional Disaster Officer and Volunteer Leadership at a regional level or taking full cycle responsibility to provide service delivery programs within a defined geography under the supervision and authority of a Senior DPM or Regional Disaster Officer. To accomplish this, the DPM will be responsible for the development and leadership of volunteers, as well as implementing and developing initiatives to increase Red Cross visibility through program/service delivery. Acts as a program or service subject matter expert (SME) to staff, management, volunteers and external partners. The DPM will accomplish this responsibility largely through the development, operational guidance, and support of a team of trained volunteer leaders, volunteers and partners that will stand ready to deliver/support the services of disaster preparedness, response, and recovery programs in the assigned jurisdiction. These teams will operate as part of a tiered mutual aid structure (local/regional/divisional/national), serving as the front line of support to local communities. These services include but are not limited to; response to recurrent local disasters (house fires, floods, etc.), capacity building for mass care service delivery, participation in the Home Fire Campaign, and direct assistance and recovery services to those impacted by disasters. The Disaster Program Manager performs these functions according to the guidance provided by the Regional Disaster Officer; team leadership is provided by the RDO. This position reports directly to the Senior DPM or the RDO; and may have a dotted line to Regional Executives in the territory they cover. -------------------- Responsibilities: 1. Program Management and Engagement: DPMs are responsible for the implementation of the Disaster Cycle Services program in a territory in alignment with established metrics and may be assigned the following duties at the discretion of the region. Drivers for these additional responsibilities include the number of municipalities within its coverage area, the amount and complexity of program activity, presence of significant grant funding, geography, risk, population, frequency of events, and regional structure. Manages volunteer recruitment and leadership identification; Leads and supports ongoing volunteer recognition and engagement opportunities; Serves in planning capacity in anticipation of larger response and recovery scenarios (this may include divisional coordination, multi-agency planning, and participation in local/regional/national deployment opportunities); Leads and/or assists with the implementation of training efforts, community preparedness opportunities, and the support to other American Red Cross stakeholders. Represents part of a broader Disaster Cycle Services (DCS) team within the American Red Cross that is prepared to mobilize in support of disaster events across the country. In support of this, the Disaster Program Manager must be prepared to assist in the mobilization and support of local resources (volunteers, equipment, and supplies), as well as potential deployment themselves to serve in a leadership capacity on a relief operation outside of their area of responsibility. Partners with Executive Directors and all Red Cross lines of service to include Biomedical Services, Service to Armed Forces, International Services, Development, Communications and Training Services to ensure the most collaborative, impactful and effective delivery of services. 2. Management of Volunteers & Staff: Identifies and develops volunteer leaders who can act in facilitative leader roles across the disaster cycle, coordinating internally and with partners to foster a Red Cross that aligns with government and works to enable the entire community to participate in all phases of the disaster cycle by shifting from being not only a provider of direct services but also a convener and facilitative leader. Hires, trains, coaches, counsels, supports and evaluates performance of direct reports, volunteer leaders and volunteers. Supports and develops a primarily volunteer team responsible for the implementation of disaster preparedness, response, and recovery programs in the local area. Ensures the development of Disaster Leadership Volunteers in each of the program support functional areas of the disaster cycle in order to meet the needs of the territory, region, state and division. 3. Local Planning, Training Development, Community Outreach: Within scope of position, represents the entire disaster cycle of preparedness, response and recovery. Ensures that American Red Cross services are available to diverse communities. Implements the Disaster Cycle Services (DCS) structure and develops the team that mobilizes the local community to prepare for, respond to and recover from emergencies, meeting the needs and expectations of clients and stakeholders. Develops human and material resources (volunteers, partners, community agencies, shelter and vendor agreements etc.) to ensure the full cycle of disaster services is delivered. Provide oversight and support to local responses through the deployment of volunteer leaders and volunteers on a daily basis in a rapid and accessible manner. If qualified volunteer leadership is unavailable, serve during times of disaster as the operational leadership. In conjunction with program support functions in a region, collaborate in local planning, exercises and training, including exercises called by local partners Volunteer Organizations Active in Disaster, Emergency Management Agencies and Local Emergency Planning Committees (VOADs, EMAs and LEPCs). The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and duties required. -------------------- Qualifications: Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience: Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience with social services or service/program delivery, and providing leadership to a department, program or service. Demonstrated experience in coordinating staff and volunteer activities. Ability to interpret program trends, results, and related data to formulate recommendations. Ability to manage multiple priorities with strong skills in planning and problem-solving. Ability to relate well and effectively with diverse groups and individuals. Management Experience: Minimum of 1-3 years staff management experience. Skills and Abilities: Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrated ability to coach and or mentor to accomplish work through team leaders. Develops project plans & budgets. Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of program or service. Demonstrated ability in creating presentations and developing training modules. Develops strategies to achieve organizational goals. Demonstrated analytical and decision-making skills to develop creative processes for continuous program or service improvements. Proven track record of collaboration, facilitation, problem solving, marketing, leadership, and partnership management. Additionally, this position requires ability for planning, public speaking, project management and process improvement. Individual must be customer oriented, organized, and able to operate with an orientation toward solutions with an external focus, and team orientation. Other: Intermediate level proficiency with MS Office software, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. Familiarity with federal, state, and local employment laws. Must be able to perform all assigned responsibilities under “grey sky” requirements. This position is also responsible for ensuring that all American Red Cross finance policies and procedures are followed as related to the scope of work. Travel: May involve travel. Other Requirements: Upon employment, must be able to learn and become proficient in: ARC programs and procedures Volunteer Management Financial Management Cultural Competency Emergency Management Practices Community Government Partnerships Supply chain and warehousing Disaster technical expertise Job Type: This position can be filled by an employee or a volunteer. -------------------- Essential Functions/Physical Requirements: Depending on work assignment, may require ordinary ambulatory skills sufficient to visit other locations; or the ability to stand, walk and manipulate (lift, carry, move) light to medium weights of up to 20 pounds. Requires good hand-eye coordination, arm, hand and finger dexterity, including ability to grasp, and visual acuity to use a keyboard, operate equipment and read technical information. Overall mobility is essential. May include sitting for long periods of time, driving a vehicle and working under challenging conditions. Work Conditions: Work is performed indoors with some potential for exposure to safety and health hazards related to emergency services relief work. May travel and participate in meetings and conferences throughout chapter jurisdiction, state and Red Cross system. Because the Red Cross is a disaster response organization, staff may be asked to be on 24-hour call during period of major disaster. This position is an exposure determination 0 in view of the fact that normal work involves no exposure to blood or blood components and/or human body fluids or tissue samples as a result of splashes, spills, and/or needlesticks or performance of or assistance in first aid. 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Omaha, Nebraska
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Help saves lives every day with a phlebotomy career at the American Red Cross. No experience needed!      Join the Red Cross Biomed Team!   At the American Red Cross, you have a direct impact on a meaningful mission. When you join our   Biomedical   team, you can help save lives every day. You’ll be part of a like-minded team that shares a passion for making a difference and a work environment that supports growing, learning and succeeding.   About this Role   As a Phlebotomist, you’ll use your compassion and customer service skill to collect lifesaving blood donations from our volunteer donors and ensure they have the best experience possible.   The Red Cross offers paid phlebotomy training with the ability to grow your skills and career within the nation’s top humanitarian organization.   To learn more about being a phlebotomist, watch this short video:   rdcrss.org/ lifesavingrole   Responsibilities   Take the time to personally connect with donors – listen to their stories and help them understand the value of their donation   Contribute to a friendly and fun environment. Team up with your co-workers to keep our donors coming back again and again   Be detailed oriented all day, every day, to ensure that the blood you collect meets goals, regulatory requirements and can be safely transfused   To best meet the needs of our donors and community,   Phlebotomists   work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays   The aforementioned responsibilities of the   Phlebotomist   describe the general nature and level of work and are not an exhaustive list     Qualifications    High school diploma or equivalent required   Customer service experience and effective verbal communication skills are required   Ability to work a variable schedule including early mornings, late nights, weekends and holidays. Overnight travel may be required   A current, valid driver's license and good driving record is required   Ability to load and unload vehicles with or without reasonable accommodations   Physical requirements may include the ability to lift up to 50 lbs., occasionally physically assisting donors experiencing an adverse reaction, as well as pushing or pulling heavy weights up and down ramps and stairs (potentially up to 250 lbs. in weight and with up to 75-degree angles). Physical requirements may be performed in adverse weather conditions   Basic computer skills are desirable     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.   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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights
American Red Cross Fort Wayne, Indiana
Sep 23, 2020
Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home. By joining the American Red Cross you will touch millions of lives every year and experience the greatness of the human spirit at its best. Are you ready to be part of the world's largest humanitarian network? Job Description: Are you ready to make a real difference?   The mission of the American Red Cross is to prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors. Donations of blood are what make the American Red Cross the largest single supplier of blood and blood products in the U.S. Each year, nearly 4 million people donate blood through the Red Cross, helping to provide more than 40% of America’s blood supply. Aggressive, mission-driven sales representatives are essential to getting our foot in the door with various organizations & businesses that offer new opportunities in blood collection. Help us to keep this important pipeline of blood donation partners vibrant!                 We are currently seeking a District Manager (Sales Manager) in Blood Donor Recruitment to cover in the Greater Ft. Wayne area and will also oversee part of Indiana and Ohio.   In this position you will:   Manage a team of 7 Account Representatives and 1 Account Specialist that manage the recruitment operation of sponsors and donors for mobile allogeneic blood products to ensure achievement of monthly, quarterly and annual collection goals in the most efficient and cost-effective manner possible in assigned district. Develop and implement strategies for recruitment efforts, implement staffing and deployment policies, implement region, division and national operating procedures and policies, serve as liaison with chapter executive staff and Board volunteers, remedy efficiency issues, and ensure compliance with all regulatory requirements.   Qualifications Include: Bachelor's degree in marketing, sales, communications, or equivalent combination of related education and experience required. Minimum five years related experience including three years management experience required. Master's degree preferred. Knowledge of group dynamics, direct sales, customer maintenance techniques, negotiation skills, and the ability to effectively implement programs is required. Excellent organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple priorities effectively, assimilate information quickly, analyze problems and implement appropriate solutions are required. Must have the ability to work independently while developing a functioning team among subordinates. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including training, presentation, and negotiating skills is required.   You can expect a base salary of 65-70K + incentives. There is a mileage reimbursement plan as well. The American Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that offers employees growth and development, team spirit, competitive salaries (60K base or more plus incentives) and a comprehensive benefits package.   The American Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that offers employees growth and development, team spirit, competitive salaries (60K base or more plus incentives) and a comprehensive benefits package.   *LI-POST 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. To be considered for this position, please visit www.redcross.org/jobs to apply. To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here: Summary of Rights