Pasteurization Technician - Milk Bank FT Days, Cary
Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Banking & Financial Services
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WakeMed Cary Hospital provides exceptional patient care to the residents of Cary, N.C., and the surrounding area. This full-service community hospital has 178 inpatient beds and is part of the WakeMed Health & Hospitals system. The only hospital in western Wake County, Cary Hospital offers an array of services including: surgical services; Women's Pavilion & Birthplace; intensive care; general medical and surgical nursing care; telemetry monitoring unit; cardiac and vascular catheterization labs; centers for advanced gastrointestinal, chest pain and sleep; inpatient rehab and outpatient specialty rehab services; and outpatient ancillary services. Additionally, the hospital's 24-hour emergency department is backed by WakeMed Children's Hospital and Wake County's only Level I WakeMed Trauma Center in Raleigh.
Cary Hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission, certified by The Joint Commission as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center and has received accreditation in Chest Pain from the American College of Cardiology. WakeMed Cary Hospital is accredited as a Comprehensive Center for bariatric surgery by the American College of Surgeons (ACS) Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP), in partnership with the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS).
WakeMed Health & Hospitals is headquartered in Raleigh, N.C., which is ranked nationally as one of the top 10 best places to live for quality of life and is located just two hours from the beach or three from the mountains. The area has been named one of the fastest growing areas in the country and is located just minutes from the famous Research Triangle Park.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, WakeMed provides an inclusive work environment that promotes the valuing of differences, respect for people and cooperativeness among our diverse workforce. WakeMed does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in any terms or conditions of employment. All applicants/employees are considered for employment, transfer, promotion or training without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity/expression, genetics, sexual orientation, age, pregnancy, national origin, disability or veteran status.
The Pasteurization Technician assists with the day-to-day operations of the Milk Bank and is responsible for donor communication (electronic, phone, facsimile), intake screening, and record maintenance. Prepares milk according to Human Milk Banking Association guidelines including milk check-in, pooling, homogenization, pasteurization, microbiology sampling, dispensation, and barcoding. Maintains clean, sanitized laboratory space and equipment. Tracks inventory of milk processing supplies, raw and processed donor milk, and lab equipment. Maintains communication with client hospitals and fulfills purchase orders. Coordinates milk donations via shipment or drop off.
1 Year Related Position Experience Or 1 Year Healthcare Required
High School Diploma or Equivalent Required - Or Bachelor's Degree Accredited Institution Required In Lieu of Experience
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