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Blood Transportation Specialist

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American Red Cross, South and Central Ohio


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Published 1 month ago

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A few hours per week

Blood Transportation Specialist

Blood Transportation Specialists literally help SAVE LIVES with every shift that they volunteer!


Blood Transportation Specialists transport blood and blood products throughout the region, to hospitals and from blood donation sites to the lab in American Red Cross vehicles. Truly make a difference in the lives of many people with every shift that you volunteer.

 

Qualifications include:

  • Be willing to support the Red Cross Mission
  • Have a valid driver’s license - 3 years driving experience
  • Have a familiarly with the geographic area
  • Be able to verify a safe driving record with state or insurance
  • Demonstrate reliability
  • Have the ability to lift 45 lbs. (for hospital deliveries)


Training is provided (at no cost to the individual) and all drivers must complete a defensive driving class within six months of becoming a volunteer. The Red Cross asks that Blood Transportation Specialists drive 2-4 routes a month.


Want to volunteer with a friend? You can in this position!! Both people must register and complete the training and background check. Once trained you can sign up to drive a route together!! You can spend quality time with your best friend, your spouse or your sibling while volunteering! Join us today!


If interested you can apply by visiting, www.redcross.org/volunteer, scrolling down the page and clicking on the blue "Apply Now" words. Just follow the directions from there to complete the application and background check.


For question please contact Rebecca Dungee, Volunteer Recruitment Specialist at rebecca.dungee@redcross.org.

Blood Transportation Specialists literally help SAVE LIVES with every shift that they volunteer!


Blood Transportation Specialists transport blood and blood products throughout the region, to hospitals and from blood donation sites…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • International Volunteers Welcome

Location

American Red Cross, Central and Southern Ohio Region

Columbus, OH

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