Part-time (29 hours per week)

SUMMARY: The Friends For Life’s Phlebotomist will draw blood and collect urine for medical screenings.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Provides phlebotomy services on a regular schedule onsite at Friends For Life (Mid-town) and The Haven Outreach Center (East Memphis/Hickory Hill). Provide phlebotomy services during outreach events. Pick-up test results and transport collected samples for processing to Shelby County Health Department. Acts as a liaison between Friends For Life and the Shelby County Health Department. Deliver test results as well as provide pre and posttest STI education and counseling for participants. Maintains accurate up-to-date records of all client contacts and Tennessee state reporting requirements for positive/reactive test results. Schedule and facilitate treatment services for positive/reactive test results. Maintains all client-related information under strict confidentiality. Provide accurate, complete, and timely data entry and reporting of all relevant program and consumer data into CAREWare and Evaluation Web and/or other reporting systems as requested by supervisor. Complete monthly reports to direct supervisor in timely manner.

Day of Week     Work Hours                  Location

Tuesday           9:00 am – 3:00 pm           Mid-town

Wednesday      1:30 pm – 10:00 pm         Mid-town/Hickory Hill

Thursday          9:00 am – 3:00 pm         Mid-town

Friday              5:00 pm -10:00 pm        Hickory Hill

Saturday          4:00 pm -10:00pm         Hickory Hill

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: High school diploma or GED required. Associates degree or LPN preferred. Must provide documentation of completion of an accredited Phlebotomy program that demonstrates a minimum of 42 hours of classroom instruction in addition to 120 hours of supervised clinical practice or equivalent work experience. Must have experience with Microsoft Office.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Must have a valid State Driver’s License, provide proof of automobile insurance coverage to employer at all times and have an automobile to be used daily to perform job duties.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Remaining in the seated position. Picking, pinching, or otherwise working primarily with fingers rather than with the whole hand or arm as in handling. Expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word to impart oral information to clients or to the public and to convey detailed spoken. Providing instructions to other workers accurately, loudly, or quickly. Frequently lifts and/or moves up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. Extended periods of computer use. Sit for long periods of time at a computer. Repeat the same movements. Use their hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools, or controls.

OSHA CATEGORY:

This position performs tasks that may involve exposure to blood, body fluids, or tissues. Training will be provided per Standard Operating Procedure for your area of operation. All FFL employees are offered the opportunity to receive the Hepatitis B vaccination series.

Contact Information and Procedure:

Mail, fax or e-mail application and resume along with a cover letter highlighting in detail skills and experience. Applications can be obtained at the FFL office or www.friendsforlifecorp.org/employment/

Email applications in Word or PDF only. Candidates will be selected for interviews on the basis of materials provided.  Not all candidates will necessarily receive an interview.  No telephone calls please.

Deadline for applications is:  OPEN UNTIL FILLED, but priority will be given to those applications received by Feb 20, 2015.

Send application materials to:

Email:  gina.fortner@friendsforlifecorp.org

Mail:      Human Resources

Friends For Life, 43 N. Cleveland St., Memphis, TN 38104

Fax:         901-272-7458

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