Are you interested in the medical field? Do you want to take an active part in helping to save lives? The Blood Center is now interviewing for part-time, entry-level positions in our Production & Distribution department in Hammond. This position is responsible for answering the phone and receiving, filling and shipping orders for blood components along with processing and labeling donor units. Candidates must have a valid driver’s license, a good driving record and great customer service skills.
The Blood Center offers paid holidays from date of hire, paid time off after six months, health and dental insurance after one year of employment and an employer contributed retirement plan.
If you meet the above qualifications and would like to work for a company that cares about its employees please apply for the Production & Distribution Tech position online at www.thebloodcenter.org.
POSITION TITLE: Production & Distribution Tech
DIVISION/DEPT: Production & Distribution
IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR: Production & Distribution Supervisor
DATE NEEDED: Immediately
Answering the phone, receiving, filling and shipping orders for blood components as per each client’s request, ensuring all pick-ups and deliveries are done, process donor units, modify components, label and properly disposition and inspect blood components for any abnormal appearance.
Hours: New Orleans Part-time: 4 days a week 3:00pm-11:00pm (days vary)
New Orleans Full-time: 5 days a week 3:00pm-11:00pm (days vary)
Hammond Part-time: Thursday, Friday and Saturday 9:00pm-7:00am
Hammond Full-time: 5 days a week: 3:00pm-11:00pm (days vary)
Licenses - Valid driver’s license
Education - High school diploma or equivalent
- Medical vocational training preferred
Experience - On-the-job training
Specific Skills - Excellent telephone and customer service skills
- Ability to accurately transcribe numbers
- Ability to work well with others
- Computer knowledge preferred