Platelets must be transfused within 5 days of collection.
Be part of our team. Have fun working with blood donors, other volunteers and staff members.
By joining our dedicated team of volunteers, you can help maintain a safe and ample blood supply for all patients in our community. Not only do volunteers provide services to blood donors, but volunteers also play a critical role in supporting a variety of our operations.
You can participate in this important community service by working a schedule to fit your needs in a unique environment with supportive colleagues.
Volunteers are needed Monday to Friday to work in a shift roster arrangement.
To be a volunteer you need to:
We really appreciate the time and commitment from our volunteers who work with our staff to help us;
NZBS Volunteers Roles and Responsibilities (pdf, 38 KB)
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