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Student: Donor Support Technician (Medical Helper)

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Student: Donor Support Technician (Medical Helper)
Requisition Number SE02594
Department Name 3J5SE: Student Employment
Work Location Lexington, KY
On Campus/Off Campus Off Campus
Salary Range $10.99/Hour
Type of Position Student
Position Time Status Part-Time
Preferred Education/Experience
Hours per Week

15-29 hours per week.

Students must be available some evenings until approximately 9 pm and full days on rotating weekends until around 6 pm.

Must be willing to work through the summer and during the school year including through some holidays.

Job Summary

You must be a current UK student to apply for this position.

A local plasma donation center is seeking students who are interested in working as a Donor Support Technician. The primary responsibilities for this position include preparing the donor, donor area, including the donor booth and autopheresis machines for the pheresis process, monitoring the donor and the pheresis process, and responding to specific alarms or signals that may occur during the process while maintaining awareness to any reaction a donor may have during or after the pheresis process.

May be involved in daily calibration and troubleshooting of equipment, including resolution of out-of-spec results and equipment failures.

Ensuring the accurate and legible recording of patient data in charts, records and Donor Management System (DMS) as outlined in SOPs.

Maintaining a clean and efficient work environment and ensuring sufficient operating supplies are available as needed, following all Health Safety and Environment SOPs and OSHA policies and procedures, and maintaining confidentiality of all personnel, donor, and center information.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
  • Must be able to perform basic math calculations and be proficient in the English language.
  • Must have a minimum of three months experience in a clerical or customer service related position, preferably in a medical or health provider environment or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must be willing to work through the summer and during the school year including through some holidays.
Deadline to Apply 07/10/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Anticipated Start Date 06/22/2020


Posted: 2020-06-12 Expires: 2020-07-12

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Student: Donor Support Technician (Medical Helper)

University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY 40507

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