The Donor Center Technician is the first interaction our donors have upon arriving to the center. While displaying exceptional customer service, the DCT is responsible for donor pre-registration, registration, performing basic health screenings, donor set up and disconnect. The DCT may also assist with center donor flow by monitoring equipment and reporting on status during donation. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. If you need an accommodation, please notify your immediate supervisor to begin the interactive process.
Essential Job Functions
- Perform per-donation medical screening and/or assessment which may include basic health screening procedures such as blood pressure, temperature check, pulse, capillary tube sample collection via finger stick, hematocrit and total protein determination via digital refractometer, etc.
- Setup donors for procedure by ensuring that the disposable softgoods are installed in the automated plasmapheresis device.
- Disconnect of donor from procedure by ensuring collection targets have been met and recorded appropriately, removing needle from donor’s arm and educating donor on post-donation care.
- Conduct pre-registration and registration verification activities for new donors.
- Monitor equipment in all areas in which trained and remove equipment from service as necessary.
- Manage and respond to exceptional events for which trained to respond.
- Participates in donor flow management by assigning and escorting donors to the appropriate donation area.
- Other duties as assigned.
Education & Experience
- High school diploma or GED required.
- Minimum six (6) months’ work experience preferred.
- License or certification where required by state.
In order for an incumbent to successfully perform the essential functions of this job, they should be able to demonstrate the following:
- Good oral and written communication skills
- Provide a good customer service experience
- Ability to read and interpret directions and instructions
- Accurate data entry
- Perform basic math calculations
- Reasoning ability to identify, interpret and apply appropriate information
APPLICAT MUST POSSESS A CURRENT AND VALID LOUISIANA LABORATORY ASSISTANT LICENSE FOR CONSIDERATION.
Physical Requirements of the Job
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:
- Use hands to handle or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.
- Frequently required to stand; walk, climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, or crouch. Frequently is defined as being performed from 51% – 75% of the duration of the shift.
- Manual dexterity to perform all phases of donor screening.
- Ability to stand for extended periods of time for up to four (4) hours at a time.
- Ability to lift, tug, pull up to fifty (50) pounds.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
- Noise level are usually moderate. Moderate is described as average.
- May be exposed to freezing temperatures for short periods of time.
- Occupational exposure to bloodborne pathogens.
Every organization is solidified by the sturdiness of its foundation. At ImmunoTek Bio Centers, LLC, our Core Values are our guide to everyday work and interactions that we have with each other, our donors and our customers. By aligning our words and actions in accordance with the Core Values, this allows the #plasmapeople to breed authenticity. As PLASMA PEOPLE, we demonstrate:
- Passion for people through our relationships with Employees, Donors, and Patient Recipients.
- Leadership at all levels of the organization by maintaining integrity in all of our interactions.
- Accountability by proactively taking ownership of our work.
- Service Excellence through our collective effort to deliver positive experience to our donors, customers, vendors, and partners.
- Mutual Respect and kindness by embracing our differences and fostering an environment of inclusion.
- Ambition by creating and harnessing opportunities. We display resilience when faced with obstacles.
- On the job training
- Health, Dental, and Vision
- Paid time off
- Paid holidays
- Life Insurance
- Retirement Plan
- Short- and Long-Term disability
- Health Savings Account
- Employee Assistance Program
Location: 1224 Front St, Slidell, LA 70458, USA
Job Type: Full-time