Working at Australian Red Cross Blood Service

68%
Recommend working here to a friend
3.0
Career development
3.3
Work life balance
2.9
Management

Recent employee reviews

Registered Nurse Division 1

'Love doing this job for the benefit of others, even under pressure meeting KPI's...'

Albury, New South Wales, Australia — 3 months ago

The good things

The team focus to meet the customers needs, the donors make the job worth doing. It is gratifying, even when it is difficult.The Company is in constant transition mode st...

The challenges

Relief staff not viable from external sources,no casual work pool available. Very few positions to advance anywhere other than Capitol cities... regional centres offer ...

Shuttle Bus Driver

'I would have to say that the blood bank is a great employer that offers a great ...'

West Melbourne, Victoria, Australia — 1 year ago

The good things

I find the management and other staff supportive and friendly. The training was great and informative and they conducted a tour of the facility where I am based. my job i...

The challenges

The challenges in my position are to keep the donors happy and make them feel at ease but with my past experiences this isn't much of a challenge for me as I always feel...

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About Australian Red Cross Blood Service

One in three Australians will need blood in their lifetime. At the Australian Red Cross Blood Service, we’re entrusted with collecting, processing and delivering this vital supply. We also deliver world-class research and provide expertise in diagnostic, transplantation and other clinical services. We’re proudly in the business of saving lives. Australia needs blood 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Every year we collect 1.4 million blood donations thanks to our 495,000 voluntary donors. Our state-of-the art manufacturing facilities in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth, test, process and deliver the blood to hundreds of healthcare providers around the country. Supplying blood safely to 23 million people across 7 million square kilometres is a huge medical and logistical exercise. Our ongoing challenge is to ensure that blood products are efficiently collected and supplied, at the right time and of the best quality to meet demand. In addition to roles in our blood donor centres and manufacturing facilities, we offer a wide range of career opportunities such as management, specialist and professional roles in our national head office located in Melbourne. Here at the Blood Service you can be proud that your work really contributes to saving lives.
Headquarters
417 St Kilda Road, Melbourne, Vic 3004

Latest jobs at Australian Red Cross Blood Service

Customer Analyst
- Permanent full time - Pride that your work will impact lives for the better - Generous salary packaging benefits

Melbourne

Enrolled Nurse
- Permanent full time - Structured training, coaching and support - Generous salary packaging benefits

Melbourne

Registered Nurse Team Leader
- Permanent full time - Rotating roster based on centre opening times - Bundaberg location

Bundaberg & Wide Bay Burnett