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Volunteer with Vitalant in Goodyear AZ! Come and help save lives!

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ORGANIZATION: VITALANT Arizona

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Vitalant Needs Volunteers!

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

We are looking for Blood drive Volunteers 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

Our Volunteers 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
  • Volunteers will need to submit to a background check & provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination

April Moralez

Volunteer Services Coordinator

amoralez@vitalant.org

o. 480.675.5409


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About VITALANT Arizona

Location:

1524 W. 14th St., Tempe, AZ 85281, 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 improvement.

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
Disaster Relief
Seniors
Community, Disaster Relief, Seniors

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

14270 West Indian School Road#C-8Goodyear, AZ 85395

(33.48662,-112.36577)
 

SKILLS

  • Office Reception
  • Customer Service
  • Disaster Response
  • Food Service
  • Ushering
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • We will work with your schedule! We have many opportunities and shifts with flexibility!
  • Must pass a background check, must provide proof of COV-19 Vaccination, No court ordered Community Service, must be able to stand for longer than 30 mins, and lift 25lbs.

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