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Blood Production Assistant (HTO)

Job Reference: 918-HX4453

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)
Manufacturing - Filton
£17,652 to £19,020 pa

Post Title:                 Blood Production Assistant (HTO)

Band:                         2

Salary:                       £17,652 to £19,020 per annum pro rata

Location:                  NHSBT Bristol Blood Centre, Filton. BS34 7QH

Contract:                  Permanent

Hours:                       22.5 hours per week

Vacancy Ref:           918-HX4453 

Working as part of the processing team you will be responsible for the manufacturing of all blood that comes in from donors. This is a vital part of the organisation, as this is where we make the blood products that go on to save people lives.

Join us and you’ll handle a wide range of tasks, including the processing of blood donations, using a variety of specialised laboratory equipment. We’ll also look to you to keep our computerised production records up-to-date and to make sure that any incoming blood supplies are properly received and accounted for.

It’s a role that demands great team working skills, meticulous attention to detail and the ability to precisely follow written instructions. Ideally, we would also like to see GCSEs at grades C or above in Maths and English or another equivalent qualification, such as an NVQ. 

The working hours for this vacancy are: Saturday to Thursday – 08:00 -16:30 

For further information regarding this vacancy please contact Michael Braithwaite via email at 

This vacancy will close at 23:59 pm on Wednesday 24th July 2019, with interviews anticipated to take place week commencing 12th August 2019, subject to confirmation.

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.

Three small words, one big difference - Caring, Expert and Quality.

Together we'll save and improve more lives than ever

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