Make a Difference, Join Our Team!

As of January 2016, the Rhode Island Blood Center employs approximately 296 full- and part-time employees.

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We are looking for enthusiastic, customer-service focused, committed, and skilled individuals who want to make a difference in our community by helping Rhode Islanders and our neighbors give the gift of life.

Work at a place you love, serving a mission you believe in!

View all current openings and apply online

RIBC History

In 1979, the Rhode Island Blood Center was established by the hospitals in Rhode Island as a private, not for profit agency to collect, test, and distribute blood products. Today, the Rhode Blood Center is among the nation's premium providers of blood products and services and an integral part of the Rhode Island community's health care system.

Our employees are committed to the Blood Center's mission of providing a safe and adequate blood for patients within our community. We seek individuals who are caring and compassionate, who take pride in their work, and are looking for a rewarding experience. At the Rhode Island Blood Center, you not only have a job, but the opportunity to make a difference.

Work Directly With Our Donors

Help us meet the everyday need for blood and blood products for the hospitals and patients we serve. Our exceptional on-site training program will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to perform your job.

Join Our Laboratory Team

The only full service donor testing laboratory in New England continues to grow. If you are qualified to work as a Licensed Clinical Laboratory Scientist in Rhode Island,consider joining our team, which operates a state-of-the-art laboratory ensuring the safety of the blood supply. New state of the art equipment is acquired continuously to keep RIBC at the forefront of technology. The RIBC laboratory staff has the opportunity to grow professionally and to explore other job opportunities within the Blood Center. You can further specialize and work in the Reference or HLA and DNA laboratories.

View current laboratory job openings

A Truly Rewarding Experience

As a Rhode Island Blood Center employee, you will not only enjoy working for an organization whose mission you believe in, but also receive competitive pay and one of the most comprehensive benefit programs available.

We offer full-time and part-time employees the following benefits:

  • Health Insurance
  • Employer-Paid Dental Insurance
  • Paid vacation days
  • Paid sick days
  • Paid holidays
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • 403(b) Tax Shelter Annuity
  • Company Retirement Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Group Term Life Insurance (full-time employees only)
  • Long Term Disability Insurance (full-time employees only) 

EEOC Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

It is the policy of the Rhode Island Blood Center to seek and employ qualified individuals at all locations and facilities and to provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees in recruiting, hiring, placement, training, compensation, insurance, benefits, promotion, transfer, and termination. To achieve this, we are dedicated to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified females, minorities, individuals with disabilities, disabled veterans and other eligible veterans. If you require assistance or accommodations completing our application process, please contact our recruiting department at 401-453-8382, Monday thru Friday, 10 - 4. We are unable to return phone calls related to checking on the status of job applications successfully submitted electronically.