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Vitalant Needs Blood Drive Support Volunteers ! Help save Lives!

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ORGANIZATION: VITALANT Las Vegas

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Vitalant Needs Volunteers in the Las Vegas Area!

We invite you to come and volunteer your time and talent with Vitalant, formally United Blood Services!

We are looking for Blood drive support to attend mobile blood drives to welcome and assist blood donors with the pre-registration process as well as monitoring and thanking donors and serving refreshments after their blood donation.

We invite all who are interested to share their excellent customer service skills. Here is a brief description of what to expect.

Blood Drive Volunteer Role Description

The Blood Drive Volunteer will help to ensure that blood donors have an exceptional experience in a clean environment from the moment they arrive until the time they leave.

Responsibilities

  • Welcome and check-in donors
  • Provide courteous and friendly communication and assistance to donors and staff
  • Explain the donation process as necessary and answer any questions donors may have
  • Assist with set up and help maintain cleanliness in Reception and Canteen/Hospitality areas
  • Restock canteen/hospitality area and encourage donors to re-hydrate after donation procedure
  • When applicable, may assist staff with reminder/cancellation calls, assist in re-scheduling donor appointments, and perform follow up activities as directed


Qualifications/Requirements

  • Must be 16 or older
  • Must pass a Criminal Background Check
  • Fully vaccinated for COVID-19 and submission of vaccine status and supporting documentation
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Display a courteous and friendly demeanor at all times
  • Comfortable working with people from diverse communities and backgrounds
  • Ability to understand and explain technology needed for position: Donor Check-in, tablets, smart phones, apps, etc.
  • Ability to regularly commit to a schedule, arrive punctually, and adapt to changes
  • Reliable transportation
  • Commit to at least 20 hours per calendar year


Training

  • Vitalant Volunteer Orientation
  • Blood Drive Volunteer Role-specific Training

April Moralez

Volunteer Services Coordinator

amoralez@vitalant.org

o. 480.675.5409


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About VITALANT Las Vegas

Location:

6930 W Charleston Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89117, US

Mission Statement

Vitalant exists to make a difference in people's lives by bringing together the best people, inspiring individuals to donate blood, producing a safe and ample blood supply, advancing cutting edge research and embracing continuous quality improvements.

Description

Vitalant ("Vye-TAL-ent") is the nation’s largest independent, nonprofit blood services provider exclusively focused on providing lifesaving blood and comprehensive transfusion medicine services for about 900 hospitals and their patients across the U.S. Every day, Vitalant needs to collect about 5,300 blood, platelet and plasma donations to help save lives. For more information and to schedule a donation appointment, visit vitalant.org or call 877-25-VITAL (877-258-4825).

We can't make this happen without the support of our volunteers!

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Women
Community, Health & Medicine, Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

4950 West Craig RoadLas Vegas, NV 89130

(36.24035,-115.20996)
 

SKILLS

  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Opportunities will be flexible, we will work with your schedule!
  • Must submit to a background check , Show Proof of COVID-Vaccination, no court ordered community service.

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