Please use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox when accessing Candidate Home.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:Position SummaryAre you seeking an opportunity that makes a difference? Are you passionate about meeting new people? Do you want to have an impact in your community, across the country, and around the world? If your answer is yes , then we invite you to become a Phlebotomist for the American Red Cross!In this role you will primarily work at one of our fixed site locations performing apheresis phlebotomy. You may also help with some whole blood collection as well. Our paid training is a mix of classroom instruction and field practice.To learn more about this role, watch this short video: ()Phlebotomist ResponsibilitiesComply with applicable Federal, State and local regulations as well as all American Red Cross policies, procedures and guidelines.May perform any or all blood collection procedures (may include allogeneic, autologous, directed, therapeutic; automated red cell and platelet pheresis) donor collections.May perform all types of donor health history screening and eligibility procedures.Take the time to personally connect with donors listen to their stories and help them understand the value of their donation.Be detail oriented all day, every day, to ensure that the blood you collect meets regulatory requirements and can be safely transfusedRemain flexible to work a highly variable schedule that includes early start times, late end times, weekends & holidays to meet the needs of our donorsTake care of your team members show up for every shift and give 100% while you re there. Contribute to a friendly and fun environment.Team up with your co-workers to keep our donors coming back again and again.Interact in a positive, proactive, and customer-focused manner with both internal and external customers, demonstrating care and compassion at all timesThe aforementioned responsibilities of the Phlebotomist describe the general nature and level of work and are not an exhaustive list.Why the American Red Cross?We offer employee growth and development, an incomparable team spirit and a comprehensive benefits package inclusive of health and 401K.QualificationsHigh school diploma or equivalent requiredCustomer service experience, effective verbal communication, and public relations skills are requiredRN/LPN or equivalent experience is required, with current state licensure as required. Equivalent experience equates to at least one year of satisfactory performance in phlebotomy or related field.A current, valid driver's license and good driving record is required.Basic computer skills are desirablePhysical requirements may include the ability to lift, push or pull heavy weights up and down ramps and stairs, good manual dexterity, the ability to sit or stand for long periods of time and adapt to long, irregular hours and frequent schedule changes is required.