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Red Cross: Volunteer Driver- Deliver Lifesaving Blood to Area Hospitals

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Red Cross: Volunteer Driver- Deliver Lifesaving Blood to Area Hospitals

Purpose: In a safe and timely manner, transport collected blood and blood products throughout the area to various hospitals and to the Regional Facility, 4700 Mt. Hope Drive, Baltimore, MD.

Key Responsibilities: 

·        Distribute blood to area hospitals as routine or "stat" deliveries

·        Transport blood and blood products from blood collection sites to the laboratory for processing

·        Pick up and return boxes as needed

·        Complete required paperwork and obtain signatures

·        Communicate and share feedback between Red Cross personnel and customers

·        Drive in a safe and responsible manner

Time Commitment:

·        Flexible hours. The minimum commitment is two shifts per month (any day of the week), each shift being 3-6 hours during daytime hours. 

·        Presently, we need early morning and early-midafternoon weekday and weekend shifts.

Qualifications: 

·        Valid State driver's license - 3 years driving experience

·        Familiarity with geographic area and driving routes

·        Able to verify safe driving records with state or insurance

·        Current car registration and insurance required if using own vehicle

·        Experience to demonstrate reliability

·        Ability to lift, up to 45 lbs. (for hospital deliveries)

·        Successful completion of American Red Cross Defensive Driving Course 

**This is an in-person volunteer position. Proof of covid-19 vaccination is required.**

Purpose: In a safe and timely manner, transport collected blood and blood products throughout the area to various hospitals and to the Regional Facility, 4700 Mt. Hope Drive, Baltimore, MD.

Key Responsibilities: 

·        Distribute blood to area…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per month
  • Recurrence
    Recurring
  • Training Provided

Location

On-site

American Red Cross

4700 Mt Hope Dr, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA

How to Apply

Complete an on-line application at www.redcross.org/volunteertoday to begin your journey as a Red Cross volunteer.

Complete an on-line application at www.redcross.org/volunteertoday to begin your journey as a Red Cross volunteer.

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