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OctaPharma Plasma Donor Floor Technician in Des Moines, Iowa


Want to Expand

your career-development potential,

your ability to help donors and patients,

and your access to professional opportunities?

We’re growing fast.

[You can, too!]

There are so many ways Octapharma Plasma can enhance your life and your career. Our strong growth is creating great learning and career development opportunities throughout our company, and especially our donation centers. Because you’re someone who loves to learn, enjoys people, and has a real heart to help, we encourage you to join us as a:

Donor Floor Technician This is What You’ll Do:
  • Complies with federal, state, local and company-specific regulations related to quality of product, employee and donor safety and to the proper performance of day-to-day activities.

  • Reviews donor records for accuracy and completeness.

  • Labels and ensures each unit and samples are labeled accurately.

  • Set-ups and prepares all equipment and disposable supplies for venipuncture and plasmapheresis procedures.

  • Disconnects donor after plasmapheresis process is completed.

  • Maintains proper ratio to ensure donor safety and to quality of product.

  • Operates the automated plasmapheresis machines including response and evaluation of all alarms and machine errors, documentation of exceptions, etc.

  • Removes and/or replaces equipment from service.

  • Monitors donors and maintains awareness to any reactions to ensure donor safety.

  • Monitors equipment operations to ensure quality of product.

  • Disposes of all contaminated disposable equipment and biohazard waste.

  • Ensures proper sanitation and cleaning of equipment and work area between donors.

  • Performs calibration/maintenance of automated plasmapheresis machines.

  • Ensures donor confidentiality, meets customer service expectations, greets and acknowledges donors as they are assigned to donation area and after completing donation process.

  • Maintains thorough familiarity with all State and Federal Regulations, Standard Operating

  • Procedures, OSHA, CLIA, cGMP, and internal company procedures.

  • Maintains general cleanliness of work area to ensure a clean and professional environment.

  • Maintains/stocks adequate inventory and replenishes supplies on plasma carts.

  • Reports all unsafe situations or conditions to Senior Phlebotomist and/or Donor Center Management.

  • Performs other job related tasks, as assigned.

    This is Who You Are:

  • Part brand ambassador, part clinical technician

  • A person committed to excellent customer service all day, every day

  • Someone with positive energy, always willing to pitch in where needed

  • Understanding, patient, and genuinely authentic

  • Able to keep up in a fast-paced environment

  • Hungry to build a great career

    This is What It Takes:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Ability to work days, evenings, weekends, holidays, and extended shifts

  • General computer skills

  • Licensure required by the state of employment

  • Strong customer service skills and the ability to understand and follow protocol

    Do Satisfying Work. Earn Real Rewards and Benefits.

We’re widely known and respected for our benefits and for leadership that is supportive and hands-on. Managers who truly want you to grow and excel.

  • Formal training

  • Outstanding plans for medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Health savings account (HSA)

  • Flexible spending account (FSA)

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee assistance program (EAP)

  • Wellness program

  • 401k retirement plan

  • Paid time off

  • Company paid holidays

  • Personal time

    More About Octapharma Plasma Inc.

With donation centers and team members throughout the U.S., Octapharma Plasma, Inc. collects plasma to create life-saving medicines for patients worldwide. We are growing at an impressive pace, and so is the positive impact of our work. Our community relies on teamwork, compassion, and expertise to get things done the right way, while making a meaningful difference in the lives we touch.

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  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well



  • Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals