Grifols Shared Services North America, Inc Phlebotomist in Mission, Texas
We’re Grifols, an international plasma manufacturer headquartered in Barcelona, Spain. We serve healthcare professionals and patients in over 90 countries, have an unmatched record of product safety, and are the largest plasmapheresis company in the world. We offer full healthcare benefits, tuition reimbursement, and some of our Academy courses even count for college credit!
If you enjoy providing knock-your-socks-off customer service in an environment built around teamwork and trust, then consider furthering your career with us as a Phlebotomist! Please read on …
The Phlebotomist role encompasses the following primary and secondary responsibilities:
Assists in determining the suitability of donors to undergo plasmapheresis prior to venipuncture.
Prep donors for and perform venipuncture.
Responds to and assists with handling donor reactions in accordance with guidelines.
Monitors donor and equipment to ensure health of donors and quality of product.
Sets up, disconnects, and operates the automated plasmapheresis machines, including response and evaluation of all autopheresis troubleshooting displays, documentation of exceptions, and the like.
Ensures the proper calibration and maintenance of autopheresis machines and associated equipment. May be trained to repair autopheresis instruments.
Maintains accurate and thorough documentation of production records and ensures donor confidentiality.
Builds rapport with donors to ensure overall customer satisfaction with the center to support a long-term donation relationship.And as a Phlebotomist at Grifols, you’ll be trained in the areas of state and federal regulations regarding the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA), and Current Good Manufacturing Practice (cGMP).For More Information: Please click on the following link to apply now. Grifols is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we look forward to hearing from you. – The Grifols Recruitment Team
There’s much more learn about us, of course, and you can find additional information on our www.grifolsusa.com website. There’s so much to share with you in the recruitment process, and we hope you’re as excited as we are about Grifols Plasma Operation’s potential to save lives and grow careers. Thank you for considering Grifols as your employer of choice.
To qualify as a Phlebotomist with Grifols, you need the following:
High School diploma, GED or foreign equivalency.
Prior knowledge of or experience working with state and federal healthcare regulations a plus.
Strong customer service skills. Proficient in speaking and writing English, with legible handwriting. Where applicable, bi-lingual skills.
Ability to understand and follow SOP’s and protocols.
Ability to work flexible scheduling to meet business needs.
Ability to perform in a highly-regulated, operations intensive, high-volume medical business in which the safety of donors and employees, as well as the quality of the plasma collected, are paramount.
Bilingual Spanish/Korean/Mandarin skills desirable Typically requires no previous related experience. Note that certain state licensures or certifications may apply. In addition, please understand that you will be working in a plasma center which includes exposure to biological fluids with potential exposure to infectious organisms. Personal protective equipment may be required, which will be provided at the company’s expense.
Occupational Demands Form # 71: Work is performed in a plasma center. Exposure to biological fluids with potential exposure to infectious organisms. Exposure to electrical office and laboratory equipment. Exposure to extreme cold below 32 degrees F while working in plasma freezer. Personal protective equipment required such as protective eyewear, garments, gloves and cold-gear. Work is performed sitting or standing for entire shift, bending and twisting neck and waist for 1-2 hours per day. Frequent hand movement of both hands with the ability to make fast, simple, movements of the fingers, hands, and wrists. Ability to make precise coordinated movements, of the fingers to grasp and manipulate objects. Frequent foot movement; may infrequently squat, crouch or sit on one's heels. Light lifting of 15lbs. with a maximum lift of 50lbs. May reach below shoulder height. Hearing acuity essential. Color perception/discrimination, near vision and far vision correctable in one eye to 20/30 and to 20/100 in the other eye. Able to comprehend and follow instructions to complete assigned tasks. must possess the ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences. Must perform within the guidance of both oral and written instructions.
Performs simple and repetitive tasks that vary little each day following a set of written or oral instructions/procedures. Maintains work pace to meet production standards.
Req No.: 2016-29983