Lab Skills Assistant, Emergency Medical Technology

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Lab Skills Assistant, Emergency Medical Technology

Department: Emergency Medical Technology

Location: College-Wide

Reports To: Program Manager

Recruitment Type: External/Internal

Requisition ID: req48

Employment Type: Part-Time Support Staff


Union Position: Non-Union

Work Schedule: Varies; including nights and weekends.

Number of Openings: 3

Job Description:

Job Summary

Serves as a departmental resource and provides assistance to EMT faculty and students.

Job Responsibilities

  • Assists EMT faculty in instructing lab skills for courses in Emergency
    Medical Technology to meet minimum instructor student ratio required by
    EMT program accreditation
  • Responsible for set up and operation of the training lab
  • Assists faculty with student based EMT projects
  • Interface with the industry advisory board
  • Assists the faculty in evaluation of student techniques for grade
  • Collaborates with students and faculty to deliver courses
  • Assists with the maintenance and cleanliness of EMT labs
  • Exhibits patience and positive attitudes in establishing an encouraging
    learning environment
  • Performs other duties as assigned


Required Qualifications

  • High School Diploma (or equivalent)
  • Certified or licensed for at least three of the last five years as an EMS
    provider, registered nurse or physician assistant
  • Possess a current and valid certificate to practice as an EMS provider or
    holds a current and valid Ohio license to practice as a registered nurse or a
    physician assistant
  • AHA BLS Certification


  • Possess working knowledge of EMT concepts, practices and procedures
    with the ability to apply in varied situations as it pertains to the departmental
  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Possess excellent customer service skills and proven ability to develop and
    sustain productive customer relationships
  • Possess intermediate-level proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel
    and PowerPoint
  • Ability to diagnose and facilitate minor equipment repairs
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to exercise good judgment and discretion
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule as directed
  • Possess sensitivity to respond appropriately to the needs of a diverse


  • Service Focus
  • Communication
  • Quality of Work


  • Adaptability
  • Time Utilization


  • Collaboration
  • Continuous Improvement


  • State of Ohio EMS Instructor or Assistant EMS Instructor certification
  • Associate or Bachelor’s degree in Emergency Medical Services, Science or
    a related field
  • Registered Nurse Licensed in Ohio, with background in Emergency
    Nursing or Critical Care
  • Physician’s Assistant Licensed in Ohio, with background in Emergency or
    Critical Care
  • Minimum of five years of field experience as a Paramedic in Ohio
  • ACLS and PALS Instructor Certification
  • ITLS or AMLS Instructor Certification
  • Demonstrated experience as classroom lecturer and lab instructor in EMT,
    Advanced EMT, and Paramedic training program

Special Note:

Special Instructions to Applicants: During the application process, you may be required to attach a cover letter and/or resume. It is recommended that you have these documents ready to be attached electronically to the online application. This system accepts only MS Word or PDF attachments. Any employment with the College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and drug screen.

Affirmative Action Statement: Cuyahoga Community College is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment and retention of a qualified and diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution.




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Job No:
Posted: 12/30/2018
Application Due: 7/19/2019
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