Laboratory Assistant

The Community Blood Center is hiring a Laboratory Assistant to join our team!

The Laboratory Assistant is responsible for reliable performance of laboratory and laboratory related functions at the North Woods fixed site on and on-call/as needed basis.

Hours and Schedule:

On-call weekend hours and holidays as needed.

Friday 6pm – Monday at 6am – On Call

Training may occur during weekday hours.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Exhibits exceptional customer service at all times with internal and external customers.
  • Ensures all laboratory functions are in compliance with regulatory guidelines.
  • Appropriately stores and inventories blood components.
  • Covers Laboratory activities on a rotational call basis.
  • Arranges for transportation of sample tubes or blood products to the main site in Appleton.
  • Delivers labeled components in a timely manner to the local service area hospitals.
  • Ensures proper function of refrigerators/freezers by monitoring and evaluating temperature recording devices.
  • Appropriately separates and packages biohazard waste.
  • Adheres to all work rules, SOP, regulatory, safety, cGMP, and CBC Handbook guidelines and requirements.
  • Demonstrates teamwork, flexibility and dependability.
  • Accountable for the economical use of materials and the proper use of equipment while performing duties and responsibilities.

Job Qualification Requirements:


  • High School diploma, or equivalent experience
  • Background in biology or health sciences preferred


  • Knowledge of medical terminology desirable


  • Excellent organizational, oral and written communication skills
  • Strong telephone and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Able to follow directions with accuracy
  • Skilled in accurate documentation with emphasis on detail
  • High level of assessment skills
  • Able to work with moderate to fluctuating loud noise levels
  • Valid Driver’s License and ability to deliver blood products to hospitals
  • Employee may be required to lift objects or materials weighing up to 50 pounds.

Submit your application today to be considered for this position:

The Community Blood Center
4406 W. Spencer St.
Appleton, WI 54914

Community Blood Center, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran