Like to drive? Volunteer to drive life-saving blood from blood drives to area hospitals with the Ame

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: American Red Cross - Mid Alabama Chapter

Volunteer to transport blood donations from our donor center to local hospitals!

Opportunity:

Blood Services: Transportation Specialist - Hospital Deliveries

Purpose:

To safely transport blood from collection sites to the lab for processing and/or deliver blood or blood products to hospital customers.

Responsibilities:

• 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.

Qualifications:

• 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

Requirements:

• 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

Time Commitment:

• 2+ shifts per month

Development Opportunities:

• Gain valuable training/experience while providing an invaluable service to the community

• Validate driving experience for resume

• Opportunity to become a volunteer leader

TO APPLY:

http://redcross.org/deliver

Please email me with any questions or for more information: sandy.zuiderhoek@redcross.org or call/text 334-201-1620

Stipend ProvidedFalse

Training Provided

Housing AvailableFalse

Language/Cultral Support AvailableFalse

Wheelchair AccessibleFalse

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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About Idealist.org

Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

CAUSE AREAS

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WHEN

Sun May 12, 2024 - Fri Feb 28, 2025
05:00 PM - 03:59 PM

WHERE

700 Caldwell TraceBirmingham, AL 35242

(33.38053,-86.73859)
 

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REQUIREMENTS

  • FEW_HOURS_MONTH

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