Phlebotomist – Care Assistant – Immediate Start

Friday, December 18th, 2020

Based in Dublin City Centre we are looking to recruit an experienced Phlebotomist/Health Care Assistant to join our team. The successful candidate will take professional responsibility for ensuring that patients receive the highest levels of care & service whilst attending Charter Medical.

The role will include but not be limited to:

  • Reassure patients and help them relax
  • Find veins that are suitable for puncture
  • Draw blood using sterilized needles, vials and other equipment
  • Label samples correctly and send them for testing
  • Answer patient questions and provide useful information
  • Keep accurate records on fluid specimens and tests
  • Fitting and removal of blood pressure and Holter monitors
  • Recording patient height, weight, blood pressure and resting ECG
  • Adhere to all relevant health and safety standards while working
  • Undertake any other duties as required, in order to keep the clinic running smoothly

Education and Experience:

  • Relevant FETAC/QQI Level 5 qualification or an equivalent healthcare qualification
  • 3 year’s experience in a similar role
  • Ability to work flexible hours in order to meet the needs of the organization
  • Good General Health (medically fit)
  • Must have a good command of written and spoken English
  • Ability to deliver a high standard of patient care
  • Exceptional organisational skills
  • Ability to communicate and listen, ability to work co-operatively with other staff
  • Ability to work under pressure and use own initiative
  • High standard of personal presentation

For more information please contact Jennifer Cunningham by email or on 01 657 9018.