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Phlebotomist-2 Ross

Company: The University of Georgia
Location: Athens
Posted on: June 13, 2021

Job Description:


Posting Details

Posting Number

S05116P

Working Title

Phlebotomist-2 Ross

Department

Vet Med Vaccines & Immunology Ctr

About the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the states oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( ). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The Universitys main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The Universitys enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/Department

College/Unit/Department website

Posting Type

External

Retirement Plan

GDCP

Employment Type

Employee

Benefits Eligibility

Benefits Eligible

Full/Part time

Full Time

Work Schedule

Additional Schedule Information

40.00 hours per week

Advertised Salary

$38,000

Posting Date

08/18/2020

Open until filled

Yes

Closing Date

Proposed Starting Date

09/01/2020

Special Instructions to Applicants

Location of Vacancy

Athens Area

EEO Policy Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR (hrweb@uga.edu).

Classification Title

Allied Health Technical/Paraprofessional/Professional

FLSA

Non-Exempt

Job Family

FTE

1.0

Minimum Qualifications

Requires technical knowledge in the field acquired through an apprenticeship, a 2-year degree, or professional certificate. Please contact your Human Resources office for an evaluation of education/experience in lieu of the required minimum qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications

Position Summary

This position will serve as the phlebotomist for three research studies. The first study investigates the effectiveness SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in Health Care Workers, Staff, and Long Term care facilities and hospitals. The second study examines SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in front line responders, i.e. police, fire, national guard personnel. The position will entail local travel to hospitals, nursing homes, police and fire precincts. Some weekend work (generally Saturday mornings, ~9:00 AM 1:00 PM). The phlebotomist will be asked to perform blood draws at various time points throughout the study. The blood draws will occur primarily during the weekdays, with some weekends, but with some flexibility for scheduling purposes. The position will also process blood samples for storage.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies

Previous experience as a phlebotomist.
Good communication skills.

Physical Demands

Fine motor coordination and standing for long periods of time.

Is driving a responsibility of this position?

No

Is this a Position of Trust?

Yes

Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources?

No

Does this position require a P-Card?

No

Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position?

No

Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care?

Yes

Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications)

Yes

Credit and P-Card policy

Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the website.

Duties/Responsibilities

Duties/Responsibilities

Perform blood collections/draws using appropriate methods (venipuncture method).

Percentage of time

50

Duties/Responsibilities

Communicate fluid collection procedures to participants to ensure comfort with procedures

Percentage of time

20

Duties/Responsibilities

Process collected blood for storage as sera, plasma, cells, or RNA.

Percentage of time

20

Duties/Responsibilities

Dispose of biohazard fluids in accordance with applicable laws or standards.

Percentage of time

10

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).


Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter


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