Stanford Blood Center is seeking a Laboratory Technician. Under the direction of the Laboratory Supervisor, prepares and labels blood components; monitors component inventory to assure proper levels are maintained; receives orders for blood products and issues, packs and ships blood components; processes deliveries of blood products into inventory and maintains accurate and detailed records of all work performed. Performs quality control on equipment and blood components, reviews quality control and maintains equipment as required. May be required to operate delivery vehicle for transport of blood products when necessary. Responds to blood storage alarms; cleans and disinfects areas and equipment according to laboratory policy and maintains a clean and organized work area. Answers telephones promptly; route calls or take messages as appropriate. Rotates beeper on-call for off hours emergency blood needs or equipment failure. This is not a research position.
High school graduation and two years relevant laboratory experience required; and some college level science strongly preferred. Strong organizational and interpersonal skills required. Must be able to accomplish completion of duties with limited supervision. Must be able to handle multiple tasks, high levels of stress and effectively set priorities. Ability to work as a team member required. Demonstrated customer service skills required. Ability to communicate fluently in English, both verbally and in writing required. Disagreements and concerns must be brought up in a professional and courteous manner. Previous data entry skills preferred.
Internal Number: 57715
About Stanford Blood Center
Community blood center and Histocompatibility, Immunogenetices and Disease Profiling Laboratory serving 5 hospitals in San Francisco Bay Area, including large transplant/trauma center. Stanford Blood Center is an affiliate of Stanford Health Care.