as of 02-13-19
UNITED TISSUE RESOURCES
Donor Eligibility Specialist: This individual will provide information about tissue donation to potential donor families throughout Central Texas, as well as offer support during the early hours of their loss. Responsibilities include: Evaluate potential donor information for acceptability according to written criteria. Perform an authorization for tissue donation process with donor families, as well as conduct an interview to obtain medical and social history information about the potential donor. Oversee and coordinate the tissue donor case with the surgical recovery team and external service partners, as applicable. Other duties as assigned by Management. Requirements: HS diploma or equivalent, & 1-2 years of science or health science background required. Prefer Bachelor’s degree in a related field and/or Tissue Banking experience. Must be able to exercise discretion, as well as compassion, respect, and concern for families in their time of grief. Exhibit professional conduct and demeanor at all times. Must have excellent communication skills both verbally and written. Must be available to work 3, 12-hour shifts per week. Must be able to work from home & attend office hours weekly. Must be at least 21 years of age, have a valid TX driver’s license, proof of vehicle insurance, and an acceptable driving record. EEO Employer: Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. Click here to apply now.
Tissue Recovery Technician – On-Call/PT: This individual will assist in aseptic surgical recovery procedures on tissue donors for transplantation. This position will adhere to all FDA and AATB standards and guidelines, as well as company policies. Responsibilities include: Completing recovery documentation. Handling sterile surgical supplies and equipment. Cleaning and caring for instrumentation. Aseptic packaging and labeling tissue products. Performing donor reconstruction after tissue recovery. Other duties as assigned by Management. Requirements: HS diploma or equivalent is required. Surgical Technician certificate (CST), or two years of experience in a surgical/critical care environment, or previous Tissue Banking experience is preferred. Two years of college education in a related health care or science field may substitute for certificate and experience. Must be able to work a 48 hour on-call shift: Friday, 7 am to Sunday, 7 am. Must be able to work with a cadaver and have a good understanding of human anatomy. Must be able to lift 250 lbs. with assistance and 50 lbs. without assistance. Must be at least 21 years of age, have a valid TX driver’s license, proof of vehicle insurance, and an acceptable driving record. EEO Employer: Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. Click here to apply now.
Tissue Distribution Coordinator – San Antonio, TX: This individual will distribute tissue and products to UTR clients in the San Antonio service area. Ensure that appropriate paperwork and data entry is accurate and completed in a timely manner. Responsibilities: Filling product orders while adhering to BTC quality practices. Receive tissue from vendors while ensuring compliance with all required guidelines. Following FDA, AATB, OSHA, and BTC guidelines, protocols, policies and procedures at all times. Monitor all tissue storage equipment, independently analyze/troubleshoot equipment-related issues, and perform routine storage equipment temperature monitoring and alarms. Requirements: HS diploma or equivalent is required, some college is preferred. Requires 1 to 2 years of inventory, materials management, and/or distribution experience preferably in a regulated environment. Must be organized and have strong attention to detail. Must be at least 21 years of age, have a valid Texas driver’s license, proof of insurance, and an acceptable driving record. Must be able to work days from 11 pm – 7 pm, and be able to participate in the weekly on-call rotation. EEO Employer: Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. Click here to apply now.