Penn State Health Paramedic - Life Lion EMS St Joes Reading in Reading, Pennsylvania

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Reading

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: .9

Shift: Varied

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for administering advanced life support care at the scene and during transport.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

HS Diploma required.

Graduate of an approved Paramedic Training Program required.

Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic certification within the Commonwealth of PA or Pre-Hospital Health Professional credential required.

Basic Life Support certification, Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification, Pediatric Advanced Life Support certification, EVOC certificate, and NIMS (100, 200, 700, & 800) are required.

A valid Driver's License with at least a 2 year violation free driving history before beginning employment is required.

3 months of Advanced Life Support experience preferred.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS*:

Able to stand constantly; walk frequently; sit occasionally.

Able to lift/carry 0-10 frequently; 11-50 lbs occasionally.

Able to push/pull 0-20 lbs frequently; 21-75 lbs occasionally.

Able to reach constantly.

Able to use hands for simple/firm grasping.

*Appended to this job description is the Work Task Analysis that further describes the physical requirements appropriate for this role.

If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

Penn State Health is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please call 717-531-8440 between the hours of 8:30 AM and 4:30 PM, Eastern Standard Time, Monday – Friday, email hrsolutions@pennstatehealth.psu.edu or download our Accommodation Instructions for Job Applicants PDF for more detailed steps for assistance.

Union: Non Bargained