A career with Unyts is an opportunity to make a difference in the WNY community and in the lives of all those who have been touched by organ, eye, tissue and blood donation. We are an organization that cares, and we look for people to join our team who C.A.R.E.

Communication, Accountability, Respect and Engagement

No matter what department you work in and what position you hold, you are having a direct impact on the important Gift of Life mission. Our success is built on the dedication and compassion of our employees. Unyts is much more than a 9-5 job, it is an opportunity to save and enhance lives. If you are someone who values the C.A.R.E. philosophy who is looking for a rewarding career, we encourage you to explore opportunities with Unyts now.

Accounting Assistant

This is a part time, non-exempt position. The schedule is flexible with approximately 20-25 hours/week.

Responsibilities:
•    Responsible for the day to day coordination of assigned accounts receivable activities.
•    Provides administrative services as related to Finance to include assistance with filing, copying, organizing and other basic general clerical duties.

Qualifications:
•    High school diploma required, Associates degree preferred.
•    Two years office experience required.
•    Must have good computer skills in Microsoft Office including Word, and intermediate Excel skills.
•    Experience with accounting helpful.
•    Must be organized and able to communicate effectively.

Blood Donor Phlebotomist

Full Time, Variable Hours, rotating weekends and holidays

Responsibilities: Will perform medical screening of blood donors, phlebotomy, and the care of blood donors post-phlebotomy.

Requirements: Must be able to work a flexible schedule. High School diploma and excellent customer service skills required. Must have certification in phlebotomy. Previous phlebotomy experience preferred. Must be able to work in a highly regulated setting and should enjoy working with people in a fast-paced environment. Valid NYS driver's license required.

Clinical Recovery Coordinator

This is a full-time position with an on-call rotation.

Responsibilities: 
•    Coordination of all organ recovery activities including local and import donors.
•    Adhering to scheduled recovery times
•    Managing and directing the operating room recovery process
•    Performing organ preservation and packaging, and the delivery of the recovered organs in compliance with AOPO, UNOS, and Unyts’ policies. 

Requirements: 
•    Associates degree Life Sciences preferred.  
•    Must have one of the following: One year of operating room experience, certified surgical technologist, emergency medical technician, military medical training and experience or a degree in Funeral Sciences. 
•    Computer proficiency required. 
•    Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills required. 
•    Must have professional appearance and demeanor. 
•    Must be detail oriented and have the flexibility necessary to fulfill on-call requirements.  
•    Valid driver's license and reliable transportation required.

 

Donor Screening Coordinator

Rotating 12 hour shifts, 6:30pm - 6:30am
 
Responsibilities: 
•    Coordinate all activities related to donor referral telephone calls including evaluating donor potential and suitability and coordinating notification of recovery staff, as appropriate. 
•    Inputs data in the computerized data tracking system. 
•    Responsible for the management of incoming calls. 
•    Assists in building security by managing entry and access to the building. 
•    Coordinates activities with funeral home directors, medical examiners, and coroners.

Requirements:
•    High school diploma required, Associates degree preferred. 
•    Medical terminology required. 
•    Data entry skills and experience required. 
•    Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills required. 
•    An excellent command of the English language required. 
•    Must be customer service focused, as well as team oriented.
•    Clinical or medical office experience preferred.

 

Mobile Drive Assistant

Responsibilities:
 
• Drive the mobile vehicle to and from blood drives, loading and unloading the vehicle, assisting with the set up and breakdown of mobile drive sites and assisting with drive duties as requested.
•ï€ Perform donor registration process.
• Provide coverage of the refreshment area as needed.
• Perform blood donation stripping, segmenting and cooler packing.
• Duties also include delivering blood or supplies as needed.

Qualifications:
 
• Must have a valid clean NYS Drivers License. 
• High School Diploma or equivalent required. 
• Strong keyboarding skills required.
• Microsoft Office skills including data entry required. 
• Strong customer service skills required. 
• Must be able to work in a fast paced environment and enjoy working with people.

Eye & Tissue Recovery Technician

Responsibilities: Recover musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, skin and other tissues on a per diem basis under the supervision of an Eye and Tissue Recovery Technician Team Leader. Responsible for aseptic surgical tissue procurements, donor reconstruction, tissue packaging at recovery and shipping post-recovery. Must have availability to participate in 24 hour call schedule and meet all related requirements.

Requirements: Associates degree or higher in Life Sciences. Experience in the health/science field such as ophthalmic technician, funeral home director, emergency medical technician, surgical technologist or one year hospital experience in a clinical area; or one year eye bank experience; or one year experience in tissue banking. Knowledge of human anatomy is preferred. Must have a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.