Blood Manufacturing Technologist I - part time, St. Louis

  • American Red Cross
  • St. Louis, MO, USA
  • Nov 28, 2017
Manufacturing

Job Description

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Job Description:

Are you looking to make a real difference?

The American Red Cross has a part time Manufacturing Blood Technologists position opening in our St. Louis office.

In this role you will perform basic through advanced manufacturing, processing, and test procedures. Interpret test results. Comply with safety policies and procedures in the work area and use applicable protective equipment at all times to prevent exposure to potentially infectious blood and body fluids. Comply with the Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA).

Qualifications –

Bachelor's degree in science, MT (ASCP) degree or equivalent certifications plus satisfactory performance as a Laboratory Technologist I, or Bachelor's degree in science plus three years’ experience in a regulatory, laboratory, or manufacturing environment required. Must meet State and CLIA requirements.

Responsibilities

1. Manufacture, store and distribute blood products. Meet the quality and quantity production and distribution goals established by the department.
2. Perform and interpret various testing procedures on donor specimens, and blood products. Repeat tests where appropriate.
3. Perform quality control on products, reagents, equipment, and various test kits. Tracks the quantities of QC testing performed to meet ARC and regulatory requirements.
4. May assist with the maintenance, repair, and validation of laboratory equipment.
5. Perform low to high complexity manufacturing procedures.
6. Maintain, edit and review computer and manual records to assure accurate record keeping.
7. Maintain equipment, reagents and other stock to assure the quality and accuracy of laboratory test procedures

Schedule – part time, 20 hours a week. 1st shift. Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. Saturday and Sunday 9am-5:30 pm, Monday 12- 4 pm

The American Red Cross is a nonprofit organization that offers employees growth and development, team spirit and a comprehensive benefits package inclusive of health and 401K.

The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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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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