LifeSouth Community Blood Centers

  • Blood Center
4039 W Newberry Road
Gainesville, FL 32607
(352) 224-1600
Hours:
Newberry Road
Mon, Wed, Fri: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Tue, Thu: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Sat, Sun: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

About Us

LifeSouth is a local non-profit community blood bank serving more than 100 hospitals in Alabama, Florida and Georgia. LifeSouth is the sole provider of blood products to all Gainesville hospitals read more
  • About

    LifeSouth is a local non-profit community blood bank serving more than 100 hospitals in Alabama, Florida and Georgia. LifeSouth is the sole provider of blood products to all Gainesville hospitals including UF Health Shands, North Florida Regional Medical Center and Malcom Randall VA Medical Center.

    LifeSouth is committed to meeting the blood supply needs of local hospitals and their patients by providing the highest quality blood components and services. With more than 30 donor centers, 45 blood mobiles and 2,000 blood drives a month, the LifeSouth team is dedicated to making sure the blood is there when you or your family member is in need. LifeSouth's mission is to provide a safe blood supply that meets or exceeds the needs in each community they serve, and to provide a variety of services in support of ongoing and emerging blood and transfusion-related activities.

    Newberry Road Donor Center
    4039 Newberry Road
    Gainesville, FL 32607
    352-224-1600

    Hours of Operation:
    Mon: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Tue: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    Wed: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Thu: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    Fri: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Sat: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
    Sun: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.


    Civitan Donor Center
    1221 NW 13th Street
    Gainesville, FL 32601
    352-334-1000

    Hours of Operation:
    Mon: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Tue: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    Wed: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Thu: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    Fri: 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
    Sat: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
    Sun: 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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  • News

    Release Date: June 29, 2021

    Jobs

    Part Time Donor Services Specialist
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Part Time Donor Services Specialist in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for duties relating to whole blood and apheresis donations in compliance with organizational policies and procedures. The primary purpose of the position is related to the recruitment, intake and processing of blood donors ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Part Time Donor Scheduling Representative
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Part Time Donor Scheduling Representative in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for calling and scheduling donors as well as converting donors to automated technology (apheresis) when appropriate.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:- Call donors to schedule donation appointments- ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Part Time Janitor
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Part Time Janitor in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for assisting with activities related to the overall cleaning, maintenance and upkeep of the company's facility and grounds.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:- Thoroughly clean offices, buildings, annexes, break rooms, ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Part Time Corporate Shipping Specialist
    Category: Operations, Logistics and Warehousing
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Part Time Corporate Shipping Specialist in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for issues related to receiving and shipping blood components.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Review shipping notices, bills of lading, invoices, orders and other records to determine shipping ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Part Time Lab Courier
    Category: Non-Profit and Social Services
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Part Time Lab Courier in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for providing logistics and communication support to LifeSouth laboratories. This position will help with the acquisition and processing of rare blood products, transportation of lab specimens and packing and labeling blood ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Part Time Records Specialist
    Category: Administrative, Support & Clerical
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Part Time Records Specialist in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for reviewing and ensuring accurate documentation of donor records including, but not limited to, analyzing company programs and reports, generating reports of trends to provide follow-up with regions, merging duplicate donor ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Cord Blood Lab Assistant
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual for a Cord Blood Lab Assistant position in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for performing routine laboratory tasks in compliance with organizational policies and procedures related to processing blood specimens and components, including preparation and transport of blood specimens and components. This position ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Repair Assistant
    Category: Accounting
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Repair Assistant in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for performing routine equipment and device repair and maintenance tasks in compliance with organizational policies and procedures and providing support to the Instrument and Engineering Coordinator.Responsibilities include, but are not ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Corporate Shipping Specialist
    Category: Operations, Logistics and Warehousing
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Corporate Shipping Specialist in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for issues related to receiving and shipping blood components.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Review shipping notices, bills of lading, invoices, orders and other records to determine shipping priorities, work ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Hospital Courier - Overnight
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Hospital Courier in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for issues related to the shipment and delivery of blood and blood components. Overnight availability is needed.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Review shipping notices, orders and other records to determine priorities and ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Components Laboratory Technician - We Train!
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Components Laboratory Technician in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for the safe handling and processing of blood and blood components with consistency and precision. The selected candidate will be working in a highly regulated environment to prepare components intended for ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Donor Recruiter - Territory Representative
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Donor Recruiter in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for planning and scheduling blood drives including publicity, donor recognition and education.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Manage assigned blood drive accounts - Work to establish new accounts as directed by ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Cord Blood Processor I
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Cord Blood Processor I in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for tasks related to the safe handling, documentation and manufacturing of cord blood products and training. This position is also responsible for carrying out cord blood policies and procedures for filing, organizing and maintaining ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Help Desk Supervisor
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as an Help Desk Supervisor in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for managing the service desk day-to-day operations and coach the team members in understanding how to address various types of questions from users who are having trouble or seeking advice.  This position’s primary responsibility is ...read more

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    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Quality Assurance Coordinator
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Quality Assurance Coordinator in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for participating in the coordination of a system-wide compliance program to ensure the manufacture of safe, pure and potent blood products.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:- Perform internal audits and site ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Therapeutic Apheresis Nurse
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an experienced professional to join our team as a Therapeutic Apheresis Nurse in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for traveling to hospitals to perform apheresis procedures. Nurses will only care for one patient at a time and will work alongside hospital nurses and physicians to complete procedures. Nurses will also spend time at ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Medical Technologist
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking a skilled individual for a Medical Technologist position in our Immunohematology Reference Laboratory (IRL) or Product Quality Control Laboratory in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for performing and interpreting clinical laboratory tests that require the exercise of independent judgment.Responsibilities Include, but are not ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Supplies and Maintenance Coordinator
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as the Supplies and Maintenance Coordinator in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for the overall coordination of activities related to the daily cleaning, maintenance and upkeep of the hub’s facilities and grounds. The selected candidate will also be responsible for the activities related to ordering, ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Licensed Medical Laboratory Technician - MLT
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Licensed Medical Laboratory Technician - MLT in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for the safe handling and processing of blood and blood components with consistency and precision. The selected MLT will be working in a highly regulated environment to prepare components intended for ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Technical Manager
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Technical Manager in Gainesville, FL. This position is responsible for managing production through subordinate coordinators and staff. The selected candidate will also be fully accountable for costs, methods, personnel, quality, inventory and distribution within the Components Laboratory and Hospital ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Regional Director
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual to join our team as a Regional Director in Gainesville, FL. This position oversees the daily operations of a branch within the district to ensure the daily and long-range commitments of the blood bank are met.Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:- Review monthly and quarterly Quality Assurance reports for the region- ...read more

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    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Software Engineer II
    Category: Healthcare
    Join our team and experience LifeSouth!It's amazingly rewarding to work in a company where people truly believe in what they're doing. At LifeSouth, our software teams are committed to delivering software that supports our mission -- ensuring the safety and ready availability of blood for patient needs. We work hard, and we're serious about what we do. Our close-knit, agile teams operate large ...read more

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    Phone:(352) 224-1600
    Software Test Engineer II
    Category: Healthcare
    LifeSouth Community Blood Centers is currently seeking an individual for a Software Test Engineer II position. This position is responsible for testing and supporting software applications used by LifeSouth and our customers. Software testing responsibilities will cover the full software development life cycle, including requirements, design, development, release and support.Responsibilities ...read more

    Contact

    Phone:(352) 224-1600