As a Components Technician, you will be responsible for duties related to component blood preparation and central receiving tasks, including preparing blood components, label blood products, and performing product modifications to blood products. In this laboratory assistant role, you will ship blood product, maintain inventory, and rotate stock as necessary within standard operating procedures.
Additional responsibilities include:
• Preparing standard and special blood components while following standard operating procedures
• Preparing plasma for shipment (plasma for further manufacture or research) and coordinating shipments
• Maintaining plasma inventory by date and ensuring proper rotation into storage
• Distributing blood products, helping to prioritize component preparation
• Helping maintain proper blood inventory through communication with Anchorage center
• Maintaining work areas, supplies, and equipment in proper condition
• Recognizing problems, identifying causes, and finding solutions; notifying supervisor when solutions are not readily available