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Phlebotomist Entry Level, we will train. Starting at $17.50/hr.

349 S Main St, Dayton, OH 45402, USA Req #506
Monday, June 17, 2024

Solvita comes from “sol” meaning sun and “vita” meaning life. As sunlight nurtures new life, we take the donor gift and transform it into new hope, bringing the light of healing to patients in our local hospitals through blood donations and to patients around the globe in need of tissue transplants. 

Because we believe that everyone deserves more time to live life to its fullest. 

As a Phlebotomist (Blood Donation Specialist), you will transform “the gift” to save and enhance lives while assisting our blood donors in their mission to donate a unit of their life saving blood.


Our training is best in class. Our Education and Training Specialists will teach you all aspects of the position to be a successful BDS. In training, you will learn how to:

  • Perform short health exams,
  • Conduct a medical / social history interview
  • Perform venipuncture.


  • The schedule is provided 3 weeks in advance
  • Variable Monday - Saturday.
  • Saturdays are in rotation and shifts generally end between 2-3pm at the latest.
  • The start and end times of the shifts vary to meet the needs of the scheduled blood drives and because of this shift lengths will vary as well.
  • The average shift is 6-8 hours which includes the travel time to and from the blood drive site and the blood drive itself.

Our Blood Drives:

  • Occur within a 16-county radius
  • A company vehicle is used to transport staff to and from the blood drive location.
  • Your schedule will consist of a mix of the following types of drives
    • Typically, corporate blood drives occur between the hours of 8am – 5pm.
    • Community Drives are usually scheduled from 4pm – 8pm
    • High school drives typically occur between 8am – noon.

Those that display conscientiousness, personal accountability, dependability, team work, a safety mindset, and kindness are encouraged to apply!

We Offer:

  • A highly competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life and supplemental insurance
  • 401(k) with employer contribution and match
  • Generous paid time off (PTO) - up to 5 weeks in your first year!
  • Opportunities to participate in recreational activities such as Battle of the Businesses, special events such as Kings Island Day, Dayton Air Show and opportunities to give back.
  • Opportunities to join various employee committees
  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Regular attendance is an essential function of all positions. 
  • Must be guided by the highest level of integrity and people-centered care.
  • Must be able to meet required physical demands with or without reasonable accommodation.
  • Valid drivers license and the ability to be insured by our insurance company.
  • Successful completion of the on job specific training program will be required.
Desired Qualifications
  • The successful candidate will be resourceful, detail oriented and have critical thinking skills.
  • Previous experience as a Phlebotomist or Medical Assistant 
  • Bilingual in English/Spanish is a plus.
About Solvita
  • We began in Dayton in 1964 as the region’s first centralized blood bank. Solvita collects and provides all blood products for hospitals in our 15-county region and beyond.
  • The tissue bank was born in 1986 and is now one of the nation’s largest tissue banks. Solvita recovers, processes, and distributes human tissue grafts and is the nation’s largest non-profit provider of skin grafts for burn patients.
Solvita is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Drug Free Workplace

Public Service Loan Forgiveness Eligible Employer 

Other details

  • Job Family MEDICAL
  • Job Function SW_COLLECTIONS
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • 349 S Main St, Dayton, OH 45402, USA