You can make a difference in people's lives every day. When you join UCLA Health, you'll be working at an institution that provides leading-edge care to the people of L.A. and throughout the world. We provide our team members with the environment and support to do amazing work, because each and every one of them plays a vital role in our commitment to care.
The UCLA Blood and Platelet Center is seeking to hire a Hospital Laboratory Technician 1. Major duties include:
•Perform whole blood and apheresis collection
•Check vitals, such as blood pressure, cold temperature, and hemoglobin to verify donor eligibility
•Process blood components and samples for transport
•Perform donor recruitment in order to increase blood collections and meet hospital needs
•Rotate assignment in driving the Blood & Platelet Center team to and from mobile sites (10-passenger van)
•Assist with the set-up and break-down of mobile blood drives
•Perform donor registration and data entry using ElDorado Donor system
•Perform daily quality control of equipment and supplies
•Must be flexible with working varied schedules. Shift may start as early as 5:30 a.m. or as late as 12:00 p.m. Schedules will be provided at least two weeks in advance.
•Subject to DMV Pull
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
•High School Diploma
•Must have a current, valid California driver's license
•Working knowledge of medical terminology, preferred
•Experience in drawing blood, preferred
•Must be flexible with ability to work various schedules
•Strong communication skills
•Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
•Ability to work rapidly and accurately with a strong attention to detail
•Ability to work effectively in team-oriented environments
•Basic computer navigation skills
Posting ID: 575793028Posted: 2020-09-24