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Help Save a Life: Blood Transportation Somerset County to Philly!

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American Red Cross - New Jersey Region

  • 7 people are interested
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PLACEMENT PURPOSE
To transport blood and blood products from various sites (community blood drives) to the laboratory in Philadelphia for processing. Some plasma donations may be used to treat patients of COVID, emphasizing the critical need to safely transport this product.

OPEN TIME DAYS
Variable; preferred commitment: 2 shifts/month

REQUIRED TRAINING
  • Orientation to American Red Cross
  • Transportation Specialist Training
    On-the-job training

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About American Red Cross - New Jersey Region

Location:

1540 West Park Avenue, Ocean, NJ 07712, US

Mission Statement

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.

Description

Every single day, the American Red Cross helps people in emergencies. Whether it's one displaced family, thousands of disaster victims, or providing care and comfort to an ill or injured service member or veteran or support to a military family member, our vital work is made possible by people like you. It is through the time and care of ordinary people that we can do extraordinary things.

Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Various LocationsSomerset, NJ 08873

(40.4976,-74.48849)
 

SKILLS

  • Delivery
  • Transportation

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Shifts average 4 hours each, which include time to drive from your home to a blood drive, then drive to the blood to Philadelphia and home.
  • ·Valid state driver's license and 3 years driving experience ·Able to verify safe driving record (MVR) ·Current insurance and state registration required if using own vehicle ·Ability to lift 45 lbs

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