Blood Collections Staff

  • Full-time
  • Portland, ME
  • July 6, 2022

EMPLOYER: American Red Cross


Description:

American Red Cross Now Hiring in Blood Collection Team.

Help save lives every day with a phlebotomy & driving career at the American Red Cross. No experience needed!

As a Blood Collections Staff member in Portland, ME, you’ll use your compassion and customer service skills 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.

American Red Cross Offers:

  • Hourly payrate starting at $17.95 per hour w/shift differentials. “For any hours worked outside of Monday-Friday 6am-6pm, you will earn $1.25 to $2.50 more per hour. This includes all hours worked during the weekend.”
  • $1,000 sign on bonus
  • Paid time off and 10 holidays (including 4 floating)
  • Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, paid family leave and 401K
  • 7 weeks of paid Phlebotomy training at the full rate of pay (mixture of “innovative” “cutting edge” virtual learning and in-person)
  • Opportunities for growth and development

The ideal candidate for the Blood Collections staff has a valid driver’s license, good driving record and high school diploma. Demonstrates excellence in customer service, communication skills and has scheduling flexibility.

**PLEASE READ**

The American Red Cross requires all new hires be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, except in states where it is prohibited by law. This means that all individuals working for the organization must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or seek an exemption. You can visit https://www.cdc.gov/ for more information regarding the COVID-19 vaccine.  Upon being offered a position, individuals will be required to submit proof of vaccination. 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 at the time of offer and your request must be approved prior to hire.

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.

Requirements:

The ideal candidate for the Blood Collections staff has a valid driver’s license, good driving record and high school diploma. Demonstrates excellence in customer service, communication skills and has scheduling flexibility.

How to Apply:

Contact: Lolita Jones
Phone: (312) 840-6068