Help Deliver Life Saving Blood to Facilities

American Red Cross Greater Pennsylvania Region

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Website American Red Cross Greater Pennsylvania Region

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Purpose: To transport blood and blood products throughout the region in a safe and timely manner.
Reports To: Blood Services Greater Alleghenies: Biomedical Volunteer Scheduling Specialist II

Responsibilities:

  • Distribute blood to area hospitals as routine
  • Transport blood and blood products from blood collection sites to the laboratory for processing site in Johnstown, PA.
  • Pick up and return boxes as needed
  • Complete required paperwork and obtain signatures
  • Communicate and share feedback between Red Cross personnel and customers
  • Drive in a safe and responsible manner

Time Commitment: Variable; preferred commitment: 2-4 shifts/month. Monday thru Friday.

Qualifications:

  • Willingness to support Red Cross mission
  • Successful completion of background check and motor vehicle report
  • Valid state Driver’s License with 3 years driving experience
  • Familiarity with geographic area and driving routes
  • Able to verify safe driving records with state or insurance
  • Current car registration and insurance required if using own vehicle
  • Experience to demonstrate reliability
  • Ability to lift up to 45lbs.
  • Successful completion of American Red Cross Defensive Driving Course

Length of Appointment: On-Going

Development Opportunity:

  • Gain valuable training/experience while providing an invaluable service to the community
  • Validate driving experience for resume
  • Opportunity to become a volunteer leader

Training:

  • American Red Cross Volunteer Orientation
  • Transportation Specialist Training
  • On the Job training
  • Volunteer

To apply for this job email your details to danielle.reed@redcross.org