DS Specialist - II - Phlebotomist
Job Details
Suncoast Blood Centers (Mound) - Sarasota, FL
Full Time
High School
Varied to meet department needs
Health Care



  • Greets and registers donors and patients.  Assists with various donor recruitment activities.
  • Determines donor suitability.
  • Performs phlebotomy for the collection of whole blood units or samples.  Operates automated equipment to collect red cells and plasma products.
  • Provides post-donation care and instructions, including treatment of adverse reactions.
  • Assures proper storage of blood during collection operations and prepares for transport.
  • Performs QC, maintenance, calibration and validation of section equipment.  Reports malfunction or deviation to crew chief.
  • Assists with the training of new employees.
  • Meets established collection goals.
  • Monitors and maintains inventory of supplies.  Reports inventory levels to crew chief.
  • Maintains a clean, safe and organized work environment.
  • Mobiles and Fixed Sites 




High school or equivalent experience; prefer phlebotomy certification



None; prefer medically related licensure or certification



1 year phlebotomy, medical, customer service or other equivalent experience.  Completion of phlebotomy training program considered in lieu of phlebotomy experience; plus 1 year donor phlebotomy.