Production & Distribution Technician

The Community Blood Center is hiring a Production & Distribution Technician to join our Laboratory Team!

The Production and Distribution Technician is responsible for the performance of a variety of laboratory functions involved in the processing, preparation, labeling, storage and distribution of blood components and non-blood components.

Schedule & Hours:

  • Full Time: evenings and overnight shifts 
  • Part Time Weekend’s: days, evenings, and overnight shifts available


  •  Prepares high quality components in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Rechecks own work for accuracy and performs peer reviews of component and equipment records.
  • Filters, stores, labels, ships, and irradiates blood components as applicable. 
  • Prepares recovered components for shipment.
  • Performs required equipment maintenance and QC on a timely basis.
  • Operates the Hematology Analyzer to perform product counts and quality control.
  • Practices proper customer service skills for dealing with both internal and external customers.
  • May be responsible for delivery of blood to local customers on an as needed emergency backup basis.
  • Monitors and evaluates temperature recording devices.
  • Verifies component inventories as directed by CBC SOPs.
  • Accurately enters data into the computer system.
  • Assists as needed, with the training of new staff or new procedures.
  • Maintains a neat and clean work area, and presents a neat and clean appearance, dressing professionally
  • Appropriately separates and packages biohazard waste.
  • Accountable for the economical use of materials and the proper use of equipment while performing duties and responsibilities.
  • Complies with all policies and procedures as outlined in the CBC Employee Handbook, CBC SOPs, or directives. 
  • Maintains current level of job-related skills by attending inservices and training sessions and reading publications. 



  • To meet CLIA requirements for moderate complexity testing, individual must have earneda High School diploma or equivalent.


  • Knowledge of medical terminology desirable


  • Excellent organizational, oral and written communication skills
  • Able to perform procedures and attentive to detail
  • Skilled in accurate documentation with emphasis on detail
  • High level of assessment skills
  • Must have good telephone and interpersonal skills  
  • Able to work with moderate to fluctuating loud noise levels. 
  • Requires high degree of acute vision, standing, walking, moderate amounts of lifting, carrying and bending. 
  • Exposed to potentially infectious agents, electrical equipment, and needles.
  • Employee may occasionally be required to lift objects or materials weighing up to 50 pounds.

Submit your application to be considered:

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

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