(Per Diem) Sr. Respiratory Therapist - UMH

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Job location: Miami, FL


Employment Type: Part-time
Posted data: 2018-11-28
Req: R100027591

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Where Excellence Meets Purpose

The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.

With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful purpose to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.

The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value.  Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service.

The University has been named on Forbes's Best Employers list for two consecutive years, and is the only university in Florida to receive this honor.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Education/Credentials/License and Certifications

a.         Formal Education (Check one level only):

_____ Eighth Grade and below

_____ Eighth to Tenth Grade

_____ High School Diploma preferred

___X_Two Year College Degree

_____ Four Year College Degree (preferred)

_____ Graduate Degree

b.         Vocational/Technical School Training (Check all that apply):

_____ In-house programs in ___________________________

_____ One-year program in ___________________________

___X_ Two-year program in _Respiratory Therapy Associate of Science

_____ Three-year program in __________________________

c.         Certification/Licensure:

  • Current Florida State License at the CRT Level
  • Current Basic Life Support Certification
  • Current Advance Cardiac Life Support certification

                                 

Work Experience:

Must have a minimum of 1 year of critical care experience.

ESSENTIAL COMPETENCIES:

Technical Duties:  Proficient in math applications and use of spreadsheet    programs; ability to operate word processing equipment; advanced written communication skills including grammar, spelling, and punctuation; thorough understanding of all regulations regarding personnel practices.

Motor Skills:  Ability to input data to computer.

Interpersonal Skills:  Ability to interact with others in a professional, courteous,                    tactful manner; ability to act as a consultant to management.

Mental Abilities:  Organize and prioritize; analyze situations and develop                    alternatives; analyze data and develop valid conclusions, develop clear, concise    policies, procedures and correspondence; provide clear direction to others;             manage duties in an environment of changing priorities and frequent deadlines.

Sensory Requirements:  Ability to communicate with others via telephone; ability                    to read written documents.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Must possess sound knowledge of routine floor care and critical care and be thoroughly acquainted with the various therapeutic modalities to treat disorders of the pulmonary system.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The following scales have been developed to depict the frequency of a particular activity, the level of exposure associated with the various activities, and the frequency of usage of certain items while in the performance of these activities.  The legend utilized in this area is as follows:  

 1= High      3= Moderate  5=Low

ACTIVITY              RATING                           ACTIVITY                    RATING

Walking                   1                                    Pulling                             1

Sitting                      2                                     Carrying                          2

Bending                   3                                    Climbing stairs                1

Pushing                   1                                     Stooping                         2

Lifting                       2                                     Stretching                        3

Running                   1                                    Repetitive motion            3

WORKING CONDITIONS:

ACTIVITY               RATING                           ACTIVITY                RATING

Heat                          5                                    Pulling                           1

Humidity                    5                                    Dust                               4

Noise                         2                                   Sudden Temp. change  4

Odors                        1                                    Poor lighting                  5

Cold                          3                                    Fumes                           2

Wetness                    4

 Occupational Safety and/or Health Risks:

 

MECHANICAL 2INFECTIOUS DISEASE2

 

 

BODY FLUIDS 1ELEV. WORKLACE5

CHEMICAL 1BLOOD1

SHARP OBJECTS1SLIP. FLOORS3

 Personal Protective/Standard Precautions
 

FACE SHIELDS1SHOE COVERS3

 

 

 

GENERAL EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT

This position requires reasoning, mathematical, science, writing/verbal skills, and some computer skills which have been delineated below.

                    REASONING    =4                SCIENCE   =4

                    MATH                =4                WRITING   =4

                    LANGUAGE      =4                READING   =4

                   COMPUTER      =4        

APPTITUDES:  (Rate each of the following on a scale of 1 (low) to 5 (high)

Rating

Intelligence (general learning ability)                                     

5

Verbal (receive and present information or ideas clearly)     

4

Numerical (perform arithmetic quickly/accurately)                       

5

Spatial (understand the relationships of forms in space)     

5

Form Perception (make visual comparisons between/among objects)                             

5

Clerical Perception (detect differences in copy)                 

4

Motor Coordination (hand/eye coordination for rapid and/or accurately precise movement)

5

Finger Dexterity (working with fingers)                              

5

Manual Dexterity (working with hands)                               

5

Eye/Hand/Foot Coordination (movement in response to visual stimuli)                 

5

Color Discrimination (detect color variations)      

5

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Must possess sound knowledge of routine floor care and critical care and be thoroughly acquainted with the various therapeutic modalities to treat disorders of the pulmonary system.

DIRECTION/SUPERVISION OF OTHERS: None



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Job Status:

Part time

Employee Type:

Temporary-Intermittent

Pay Grade:

U11

 

 

 

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Posted: 12/21/2018
Application Due: 6/27/2019
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