Mobile Blood Drive Technologist - Blood Transfusion Services

Mobile Blood Drive Technologist - Blood Transfusion Services
Deadline for applications: Saturday, September 30, 2017
Contract:
Location: Lebanon, Beirut
Working area: All Lebanon
Job Description

Main Role

The Blood Transfusion Services Mobile Blood Drive Technologist is responsible to manage all aspects of LRC's mobile blood drives in alignment with the “National Guidelines of good transfusion practices” - 2012

Operational Roles and Responsibilities

  1. Assist with organizing and planning mobile blood drives in addition to performing stock on hand
  2. Receive donor in a friendly way and process him/her according to blood transfusion services procedure
  3. Enter donor demographic data and assign numbers to donors and donations
  4. Perform adequate donor selection through an adapted questionnaire and referring to list of medical contraindications to blood donation
  5. Collect whole blood from donor and give post donation care
  6. Process blood collected into components according to blood transfusion services procedure
  7. Perform mandatory tests on blood donations and enter results on log book and software
  8. Perform blood grouping on blood unit according to blood transfusion services procedure manual
  9. Put adequate labeling on blood products
  10. Store and deliver blood products according to blood transfusion services procedure manual
  11. Adhere to the laboratory's quality control policies, document all quality control activities, instrument and procedural calibrations and maintenance performed
  12. Document all corrective actions taken when test systems deviate from the laboratories established performance specifications
  13. Follow continuous medical education program through active participation in educational programs of the department
  14. Handle potential hazardous chemical and biological agents and/or radiation sources in the workplace by complying with biohazard standards

Adapt to new technology and methods to enhance program effectiveness.

Experience required: Education degree: Technical Degree Field of education: A T.S. diploma or B.Sc. in medical technology or equivalent License to work from the Lebanese Ministry of Health
Languages
Arabic: Fluent English: Good French:
Period: yearly, renewable
Salary:
Submission guidelines: Title of your email should be "application to BTS mobile blood drive vacancies" Please CC HR@redcross.org.lb
Cover letter required? No
Contact information
Chaden Harb
HR Manager
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