Medical Technician, IRL

  • American Red Cross
  • Baltimore, MD, USA
  • Aug 15, 2017

Job Description

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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 looking to make a difference in the job you do? If so, we invite you to join us at the American Red Cross! Headquartered in Washington, DC, we provide blood to hospitals across the region. Nationwide, we collect over 6.5 million units of blood annually and the need grows!

Job Summary:
May perform basic and guided intermediate donor and/or patient tests and interpret results to determine donor recipient compatibility. May resolve compatibility problems; provide basic reference and consultation services to hospitals and transfusion services. May perform automated and manual test procedures on blood samples. Adhere to explicit standard operating procedures and interpret test results in accordance with the applicable regulatory requirements. Perform all duties and responsibilities in compliance with standard operating procedures, Safety Quality Identity Potency Purity (SQUIPP), 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.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree with major in biological science or chemistry with 1 year experience of laboratory testing or MLT (ASCP) certification or equivalent required. Three years of blood bank experience desired. State license may be required where applicable.


The Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that offers employees growth and development, opportunity for advancement, team spirit, competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package to include: Medical, Dental, Vision, Automatic 401K Contribution & Matching contribution (where applicable), paid time off, Health Savings & Dependent Care Savings Accounts, and much more.

“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.

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