· Transport blood from collection site to Red Cross laboratory ·Transport finished blood or blood products to hospital customers as routine or "stat" deliveries. ·Pick up empty boxes from hospitals as necessary. ·Deliver supplies to blood collection sites as needed ·Complete required paperwork and obtain signatures as necessary ·Communicate with Red Cross staff on feedback from customers or any urgent issues. ·Drive in a safe and responsible manner as a representative of the American Red Cross.
Free training provided:
·Orientation to the American Red Cross ·American Red Cross Defensive Driving Course ·Transportation Specialist Guidebook Training ·Volunteer Connection scheduling training and tutorial ·On the job training
* Gain valuable training/experience while providing an invaluable service to the community * Validate driving experience for resume * Opportunity to become a volunteer leader
·Willingness to support the Red Cross mission ·Valid state driver's license and 3 years driving experience ·Familiarity with geographic area and driving routes ·Able to verify safe driving record (MVR) ·Current insurance and state registration required if using own vehicle ·Ability to lift 45 lbs. ·Successful completion of American Red Cross Defensive Driving course upon acceptance in position
The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.
The American Red Cross exists to provide compassionate care to those in need. Our network of generous donors, volunteers and employees share a mission of preventing and relieving suffering, here at home and around the world, through five key service areas: Disaster Relief Supporting America's Military Families Collect lifesaving blood Health and Safety International Services