Hospital Distribution Tech
Posted on: September 23, 2022
$17.29 - $18.08 Hourly (depending on experience)
Shift 2 - Evening, Wednesday - Friday, 11 am - 9:30 pm (10-hour
Under direct supervision, receives orders for blood and blood
products, prepares blood and blood products for shipment, and
delivers those products to hospital customers.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs all assigned duties in compliance with internal SOPs and
external regulations. Responsible for bringing compliance issues to
the attention of management.
Provides value for the customer by supporting departmental and
individual goal achievement, effective communications, process
improvement and compliance.
Demonstrates respect for all team members by seeking input on
processes and problem solving, communicating key information,
collaborative teamwork and supporting a culture of diversity.
Receives prepares, and ships routine, ASAP and STAT orders for
blood and blood products.
Selects appropriate blood components for order accuracy to include
product type, ageing, and any requested customer criteria. Conducts
a visual inspection of each product prior to packing to ensure
there are no abnormalities. Packs blood components in specified
configuration and storage container required by validation.
Professionally and safely delivers blood product orders to Vitalant
hospital customers using a company vehicle. May deliver products
and packages to airport cargo desks and other Vitalant sites. Meets
required delivery timeframes to ensure logistics parameters and
Communicates with customers regarding order fulfillment, order
turn-around times, estimated arrival time, product availability, or
other questions or concerns customers may have. Escalates customer
concerns as appropriate to department leadership, or medical
Maintains accurate hospital services records. Accurately records
transactions and processes associated fees.
Monitors all storage requirements and updates applicable records
and charts. Performs quality control of storage equipment and
Maintains hospital services equipment, vehicles and work area
including periodic preventative maintenance.
Supports logistics by scheduling third-party carrier pickups;
following up on late shipments, monitoring product and supply
movement inside Vitalant; and supporting local operations with
supply movement as needed.
Receives, inspects and determines acceptability of blood
components. Initiates quarantine and/or blocked distribution for
suspected non-conforming products.
Performs all other duties, at the discretion of management, as
High school graduate or GED required.
Ability to read and write English required.
Valid in-state driver's license required.
Minimum 6 months customer service experience required.
Prior driving experience in a business environment preferred.
Prior inside delivery experience preferred.
Prior healthcare industry experience preferred.
Good communication skills and customer relations skills in order to
deal effectively with customers and staff. Demonstrated excellent
Detail oriented to ensure accuracy on paperwork and ensuring all
required processes are followed. Must be comfortable with mobile
Positive team-oriented attitude.
Able to work independently with ability to make sound decisions.
Willingness and judgement to escalate problems and issues to
management as needed.
Computer skills required.
Able to work on-call, various shifts including evenings, weekends,
holidays and overtime.
Must be able to work in various weather conditions.
Able to meet all physical requirements with or without
Must possess a good driving record.
Travel within the blood center service area required.
DIVERSITY, EQUITY & INCLUSION AT VITALANT
Vitalant is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive
workplace built on a foundation of respect, integrity, teamwork,
and excellence. Through our DEI strategic plan, we create
opportunities for employees of all backgrounds to feel valued, seen
and heard. We believe this mission drives creativity and
innovation, as employees experience an environment conducive to
personal growth and career development.
VITALANT OFFERS A COMPREHENSIVE BENEFITS PACKAGE
* Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
* HSA, FSA and 401K retirement savings plans
* Paid Time Off
* Commuter benefits
* Employee assistance program
As an essential operation to the nation's healthcare infrastructure
and a science-based organization, Vitalant believes that being
vaccinated helps provide protection and care for our employees, our
donors, their families, and the broader community.
Vitalant requires employee's to be fully vaccinated as a condition
of employment. Individuals applying for this position should be
prepared to comply with Vitalant's Covid-19 vaccination policy
unless an approved exemption exists prior to the start of
employment. Compliance with Vitalant's COVID-19 policy will require
individuals to complete one of the following:
* Receive the first shot of a two-dose vaccination series to start
employment, and the second shot of the series within 8 weeks of the
* Receive the first and final shot of a single-dose vaccination
prior to the start of employment
To apply please email your CV / resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
EEO including disability and veterans
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