KCC2103073 Patient Care Assistant II (Laboratory Department) (Hong Kong Red Cross Blood Transfusion Service), Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 29/3/2021

Job Title: Patient Care Assistant II (Laboratory Department) (Hong Kong Red Cross Blood Transfusion Service)

Staff Group: Clerical, Secretarial and Supporting

Reference Number: KCC2103073

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Kowloon Central Cluster-Hong Kong Blood Transfusion Service

Description: Rank : Patient Care Assistant II Office : Laboratory Department, Hong Kong Red Cross Blood Transfusion Service Pay : HK$17,888 - HK$22,357 per month (Please note Remarks 4) Key Responsibilities: 1. Handle blood orders, pick, pack and distribute blood components to hospital blood banks. Conduct checks and sorting on blood inventory. 2. Perform routine and special blood components preparation, labeling, storage and physical inspection. Assist in blood testing and bacterial culture. 3. Handle blood components at all stages along the testing line, including sorting, checking, preparation and disposal. Assist in reagent dispatching. 4. Perform various kinds of cleansing and disinfection duties. Handle clinical waste and chemical waste. 5. Perform preventive maintenance of laboratory equipment as assigned. 6. Assist operation of laboratory equipment (e.g. routine check of blood/reagent storage equipment) and laboratory work (e.g. preparation of reagents/research products) under supervision. 7. Perform general clerical duties such as data entry, typing, photocopying and preparation of statistical reports. 8. Assist in handling supplies and stores including dangerous goods and regular stock-taking. 9. Handle blood collection and transport issues such as collection of cord blood units and maternal samples from hospitals, transport of blood and specimens. 10. Perform any other related duties as assigned by supervisors. Entry Requirements: 1. Completed F.5/ S.5 or equivalent. 2. Completed in-house training arranged by the hospital. (Please note Remarks 4) Preferred Attributes / Exposure: 1. Basic knowledge of laboratory equipment, disinfection and clinical waste handling. 2. Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese. Remarks: For Serving HA Staff 1. The candidate selected will be offered either contract or fixed term appointment for up to 1-3 year(s) depending on his/her existing employment terms. The offer of salary for serving employees upon changes in appointment will be determined based on the remuneration package/employment terms of the staff concerned and prevailing policies. For External Applicants 2. Appointment will be on contract terms for up to 1-3 year(s). 5% of total basic salary as end-of-contract gratuity may be offered upon completion of contract with satisfactory performance. 3. Retiring / retired HA staff who wish to continue working for HA after their normal retirement may also apply. If selected, the terms and conditions of employment will be offered in accordance with prevailing policies of the Retired and Rehire Mechanism of HA. For All Applicants 4. The selected applicant who has not completed the training that mentioned in “Entry Requirements” above will be required to undergo at least 6 months’ on-the-job training. During training, the selected candidate will be appointed as Patient Care Assistant IIIA with monthly salary of HK$14,958. Upon completion of the training, passing of the assessment and together with satisfactory performance, the applicant will be appointed as Patient Care Assistant II with monthly salary of HK$17,888. Employment may be terminated if the selected applicant cannot pass the assessment after training. 5. Required to work shifts and irregular hours including Sundays, public holidays, during typhoons, rainstorms and other emergencies. 6. Required to wear uniform, N-95 mask and other personal protective devices if needed. 7. May be required to work in another work location to meet service needs of the HA. 8. Employment may be renewed depending on operational needs and satisfactory performance of the appointee. Please submit application on-line on or before 11 April 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 3506 8917.

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