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Tissue Receiving Technician
This is a full-time position working Tuesday through Saturday from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m
Make a direct impact on the life of another by being a member of a very unique team of individuals. Community Tissue Services (CTS) is a not-for-profit tissue bank founded and headquartered in Dayton OH. CTS proudly serves the public through recovery, processing and distribution of human tissue grafts used for transplantation in life-saving and life-enhancing procedures. CTS is currently one of the largest US tissue banks, distributing nearly 10% of the tissue grafts in the United States. We are the largest nonprofit provider of skin grafts to surgeons for severe burn patients. CTS is accredited by the American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB), and strives to be on the forefront of new graft development and biotechnology to better serve recipients and medical professionals.
Tissue Receiving Technicians are responsible for receiving shipments of donated human tissue which has been carefully and respectfully recovered by our teams and our recovery partners. This tissue will be processed into grafts that are used in life saving and life enhancing surgeries. As a Tissue Receiving Technician, you will support the recovery teams by ensuring the tissue is tracked accurately from receipt to storage. This position requires solid decision-making and practical problem solving skills and a high level of attention to detail. Knowledge of aseptic technique preferred.
We offer a highly competitive benefit package including medical, vision, dental, life and supplemental insurance options, 401(k) with employer contribution and match, tuition assistance and generous paid time off (PTO).
Community Blood Center/Community Tissue Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Drug Free Workplace.
Education and Certification
High School diploma or equivalent required. Associates Degree in a health-related field preferred. Certified Tissue Bank Specialist (CTBS) preferred.
One year of experience in the tissue banking industry preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must be able to follow directions and serve well as a team member. Must be able to report numbers accurately and monitor error control, exhibit strong critical thinking and problem solving abilities, and demonstrate excellent time and material organization skills. Knowledge of anatomy and sterile technique preferred. Must have a valid driver's license, and be considered insurable by CBC/CTS insurance provider.
Work Environment and Physical Activities
Must be able to take call and work after hours as needed. Requires heavy lifting. Must possess a valid driver’s license and be considered insurable by CBC/CTS insurance provider. Must be able to meet the required physical demands with or without reasonable accommodation.