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American National Red Cross Blood Collections/Driver Staff Needed- Paid Training! in Cleveland, Ohio

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:Help saves lives every day with a phlebotomyand drivingcareer at the American Red Cross. No experience needed!Phlebotomist Driver SummaryFull Time, Union, $15.56/hourVariable Schedule - 2 consecutive days offShift Details: Variable Schedule - 24/7 availability required as this region also conducts some late night/overnight blood drives. Schedule released 3 weeks in advance, plus last minute changes. 2 CDO (consecutive days off) after training.Paid Training is 12 weeks - a couple weeks of classroom training followed by a couple of weeks on-the-job instruction (usually at blood drives throughout the multi-county territory). Alternates back and forth between classroom/hands-on throughout the 12 week program. All classroom training is in Cleveland (even for "Non-driver" hires).Are you seeking a full-time 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!From transporting and setting up blood collection equipment at work sites, to drawing blood from donors, as a Phlebotomist-Driver with the American Red Cross you will work all aspects of blood drives at schools, offices and churches throughout the Cleveland and surrounding areas.No Phlebotomy experience necessary-our paid training is a mix of classroom instruction and field practice.To learn more about this role, watch this short video: Phlebotomist Driver Job ResponsibilitiesBalance production, donor care and quality requirements to meet daily blood collection goalsTake the time to personally connect with donors - listen to their stories and help them understand the value of their donationBe 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, weekendsand holidays to meet the needs of our blood drive sponsors and donors.Take care of your team members - show up for every shift and give 100% while you're thereContribute to a friendly and fun environment. Team up with your co-workers to keep our donors coming back again and againInteract in a positive, proactive and customer-focused manner with both internal and external customers, demonstrating care and compassion at all timesDriving a box truck.The aforementioned responsibilities of the Phlebotomist describe the general nature and level of work and are not an exhaustive list.Phlebotomist Job QualificationsHigh school diploma or equivalent requiredCustomer service experience, effective verbal communication, and public relations skills are requiredAbility to load and unload vehicles with or without reasonable accommodationMedical assistant or phlebotomy training preferred but not requiredA current, valid driver's license and good driving record is requiredBasic computer skills are requiredMust pass applicable DOT physical and related requirements and be able to obtain medical certification of at least one-year duration.Experience driving box trucks/large van preferred.Physical requirements may include the ability to lift-up to 50 lbs.,occasionally physically assisting donors experiencing an adverse reaction,as well as pushing or pulling heavy weights up and down ramps and stairs (potentially up to 250lbsin weightand with up to