Blood Bank Technician

Website South African National Blood Service - SANBS

Job Description:

Perform all operational functions (manual and automated) according to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and within the required timeframes.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Check weighing of waste by the waste disposal company.
  • Collect and place medical waste containers in the designated area daily for removal and disposal by the approved waste removal company.
  • Receive reagents and proficiency tests and store them in designated areas at the correct temperature.
  • Prepare documentation for waste traceability:
  • Dispose of waste according to SOP:
  • Check blood and blood product stock levels. Report expired units.

Job Requirements:

  • Other (knowledge and skills), e.g. understanding of relevant legislation; knowledge of relevant company procedures.
  • As per HPCSA registration requirement as Medical Technician / Technologist (Blood Transfusion).
  • HPCSA Registered Biomedical Technician / Technologist (Blood Transfusion).
  • Computer Literacy in MS Word, Excel and Outlook.

Job Details:

Company: South African National Blood Service - SANBS

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Mafikeng, North West, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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