Lead Storage and Distribution Technician - Philly, PA

  • American Red Cross
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Aug 07, 2021
Manufacturing

Job Description

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Job Description:

Are you looking to make a real difference?

We are currently seeking an enthusiastic Lead Manufacturing Technician to work in our Philadelphia center.


Work Schedule:

Full Time position working Wednesday - Sunday 8:00am-4:30pm. 

In this position you will manufacture, store and distribute blood products/samples. In this position you will manufacture, store and distribute blood products/samples.  Must have ability to work in a fast-paced, detail-oriented environment and handle repetitive tasks.  Every day you will ensure the blood supply meets regulatory requirements by assisting priority labeling of products as well as managing sample tubes for shipments.

Pay Rate: - expect to be offered around $20-$21 per hour plus potential shift differential.

Qualifications:
Associates degree plus two years’ experience in a regulatory, laboratory, or manufacturing environment, or equivalent combination of education and experience required; or demonstrated successful performance as a Manufacturing Technician II.  College studies or technical training in science or medical technology or the equivalent is preferred. Manufacturing technicians working in Distribution or Plasma Sample Management positions may require a valid driver's license.

Operational flexibility is required to meet sudden and unpredictable needs. Available to work overtime, other shifts, early mornings, evenings, holidays and weekends.

Requires standing, stretching, stooping and bending for extended time periods. Lift, pull, push and move objects of up to 50 pounds.

This position is covered by the City of Philadelphia Emergency Regulation Governing the Control and Prevention of COIVD-19 Mandating Vaccines for Healthcare Workers and in Higher Education, Healthcare and Related Settings. This means that all individuals working in this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by no later than October 15, 2021. If you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical or religious reasons, you may qualify for an exemption. If seeking an exemption, you will be required to submit documentation to support your request prior to being hired.

The American Red Cross offers full-time benefits packages inclusive of health-care plan options, 401K and PTO.

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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This is a sourcing requisition that is used to identify potential candidates for several similar positions currently vacant. If you are contacted by a member of the Talent Acquisition Team, you may be directed to apply to a specific, active job opportunity. The candidate profile you build for this requisition can be used to apply for other American Red Cross opportunities

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.

Interested in Volunteering?

Life’s emergencies don’t stop, and neither do American Red Cross volunteers, who represent more than 90 percent of our workforce to help prevent and alleviate human suffering. You can make a difference by volunteering in a position that appeals to you and allows you to use your unique skills and talents. The Red Cross relies on generous volunteers who give their time and talent to help fulfill our lifesaving mission.

Visit redcross.org/volunteertoday to learn more, including our most-needed volunteer positions.

To view the EEOC Summary of Rights, click here:  Summary of Rights