Registered Nurse (RN) - Apheresis Blood Collection
Company: American Red Cross
Posted on: June 19, 2022
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As a condition of employment with American Red Cross, you are
required to provide proof that you are fully vaccinated for COVID
19 or qualify for an exemption, except in states where it is
prohibited by law. Accordingly, employment is conditioned on
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prior to starting employment
Join us-Where your Career is a Force for Good!
Are you a mission-oriented nurse who likes to travel and meet new
people? Join the American Red Cross Team - Where your career is a
force for good!
Sign On Bonus: $7,500!!
Pay: Starting rate $43/hour.
* 401 (K) with employer match
* Excellent Health/Dental/Vision insurance
* Paid time off & holidays
* Paid Family Leave (where applicable)
* Career Advancement Opportunities
About this Role
We're looking for nurses to accompany us on blood drives throughout
the community. As an RN, you'll focus on customer service and
compassion, working and making connections with healthy, happy
blood donors. As a charge nurse you will lead a team, draw blood
and, on occasion, supervise blood drives. As an apheresis nurse you
will perform clinical apheresis procedures, along with other tasks,
ensuring safe and appropriate care of patients. We work hard when
we're on the road and need a nurse who can accommodate a highly
flexible schedule. You should also be comfortable performing
venipuncture. You will need a California RN license prior to
* Conduct phlebotomy and charge at blood drives
* Work independently with attention to detail and possess the
necessary knowledge of all aspects of daily operations, ensuring
the blood you collect meets regulatory requirements and can be
* Remain flexible to work a highly variable schedule that includes
early start times, late end times, weekends and holidays to meet
the needs of our blood drive sponsors and donors
* Drive for results and to serve others with a high level of
respect for customer service
* Be a model of professionalism and compassion while serving as an
ambassador to the public for the nation's largest not-for-profit
blood banking organization
* The aforementioned responsibilities of the Registered Nurse (RN)
describe the general nature and level of work and are not an
* California Registered nurse license required (RN)
* Previous customer service experience and strong work ethics
* Effective verbal communication and public relations skills are
* A current valid driver's license and good driving record are
* 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 250?lbs?in weight?and
with up to?75-degree?angles).?Physical requirements may be
performed in adverse weather conditions.
* All staff work as a team to setup and tear down the equipment
required to conduct a mobile blood drive.
This?involves?loading/unloading of?vehicles,?pushing carts up to
250?lbs, setting up beds and handling many totes containing
equipment and snacks for the donors
* Flexibility to work long, irregular hours and frequent schedule
changes is required
The American Red Cross requires all new hires be fully vaccinated
against COVID-19 as a condition of employment, except in states
where it is prohibited by law. This means that all individuals
working for the organization must be fully vaccinated against
COVID-19 or seek an exemption. You can visit https://www.cdc.gov/
for more information regarding the COVID-19 vaccine. Upon being
offered a position, individuals will be required to submit proof of
vaccination. If you are unable to be vaccinated due to medical or
religious reasons, you may qualify for an exemption. If seeking an
exemption, you will be required to submit documentation at the time
of offer and your request must be approved prior to hire.
Apply now! Joining our team will provide you with the opportunity
to make a difference every day.
The American Red Cross is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual
orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability,
protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic
protected by law.
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help fulfill our lifesaving mission.
Visit redcross.org/volunteertoday to learn more, including our
most-needed volunteer positions.
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