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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 13/04/2020.

Blood Production Officer (Known as HHTO)

Job Reference: 918-HX5434

Employer:
NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)
Department:
Testing
Location:
Bristol
Salary:
£19,737 to £21,142 pa

Our testing team screens and tests all blood that comes into the centre, ensuring that all blood and blood group products are safe to go on and be used to save patients’ lives. 


You’ll provide vital support to qualified scientific staff as they undertake specialised work in our laboratories. Specifically, that means preparing samples for testing or storage, performing analytical tests and carrying out basic maintenance on equipment. You’ll also be on hand to generate reports or worksheets and deal with queries from other departments, medical staff or visitors. 

To be considered you’ll need an A level or NVQ level 3 in a Science subject, or experience of working within the NBS. Alternatively, you’ll either hold or be working towards a Foundation Degree. Flexible in your approach and a good team player, you must be able to keep clear, accurate records.

 

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) offer a dynamic and friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued. Personal development is also considered a priority and is supported through extensive training and development opportunities open to all employees.

 

We have two fixed term posts available, on the following shifts:

 

  • Fixed: Monday to Friday from 06:00 to 11:00

 

  • Rotational: 05:30 to 11:30 as follows –

 

-       Week 1 = Tues, Wed, Thurs & Fri

-       Week 2 = Mon, Fri, Sat & Sun

-       Week 3 = Wed, Thurs, Sat & Sun

 

This advert will close at midnight on Monday 12th April 2020.

 

The online interviews for this position will take place on or after 22nd April 2020. 




NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) offers a dynamic and friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued. Personal development is also considered a priority and is supported through extensive training and development opportunities open to all employees.

We’re an inclusive organisation that reflects the diverse communities we work with and positively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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