OPS - Phlebotomist

Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Feb 21, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job no: 515863
Work type: Temp Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Research/Scientific/Grants
Department:29120000 - MD-PSYCHIATRY

Classification Title:


Job Description:

This position under general supervision, will follow established standards and practices, collect blood from patients; instruct patients in the procedure for the collection of specimens.

  • Match laboratory requisition forms to specimen tubes.
  • Dispose of contaminated sharps, in accordance with applicable laws, standards, and policies.
  • Draw blood from veins by vacuum tube, syringe, or butterfly venipuncture methods.
  • Dispose of blood or other biohazard fluids or tissue, in accordance with applicable laws, standards, or policies.
  • Draw blood from capillaries by dermal puncture, such as heel or finger stick methods.
  • Enter patient, specimen, insurance, or billing information into computer.
  • Organize or clean blood-drawing trays, ensuring that all instruments are sterile and all needles, syringes, or related items are of first-time use.
  • Collect fluid or tissue samples, using appropriate collection procedures.
  • Collect specimens at specific time intervals for tests, such as those assessing therapeutic drug levels.
  • Transport specimens or fluid samples from collection sites to laboratories.
  • Travel to various locations for collection and processing of blood samples.

These functions are not all-inclusive nor do they cover the full extent of the duties performed.

Advertised Salary:

$10.00/hr - $15.00/hr based on qualification and experience.

Minimum Requirements:

A High School Diploma and completion of a phlebotomy course; or a High School Diploma one year of appropriate experience.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

In order to be considered for this position, applicants must upload a resume, reference with contact information and a cover letter.

Applications must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. of the posting end date.

Health Assessment Required:


Advertised: 19 Feb 2021 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 01 Mar 2021 Eastern Standard Time

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