EMT Paramedic - Emergency Dept. -req3328Employment Type: Staff - RegularEmployee Class: Unclass Full Time AFSCME HSCBargaining Unit: AFSCMEShift: 3Work Hours: 6:00 pm - 2:30 amHours Per Week: 40FTE: 1Location: HSC HospitalDepartment: Emergency Dept.Number of Openings: 1Salary Range: $ 18.03 - 21.27Grade: Unclassified AFSCME HSC - N1U29Float: YesRotate: YesOn Call: NoTravel: NoWeekend/Holiday: YesRequisition ID: req3328Position Control Number (PCN): H96777Posting Period: internal 6/4 to 6/10/21Topromote the highest levels of health and well-being, the University of Toledocampuses are tobacco-free. To further this effort, the University ofToledo Health Science Campus Medical Center is requiring candidates foremployment to be nicotine-free. Pre-employment health screeningrequirements will include cotinine (nicotine) testing, as well as drug andother required health screenings for the position. The employment offer isconditional upon successful completion of a cotinine test and OccupationalHealth clearance.Position Description:
Maintains standards of professional paramedic practice for patients with consideration of their specific age needs. Provides leadership by working cooperatively with other health care professionals in accordance with ORC 4765.36 which states: “In a hospital, an emergency medical technician-basic, emergency medical technician-intermediate, or emergency medical technician-paramedic may perform emergency medical services if the services are performed in accordance with both of the following conditions:
(A) Only in the hospital's emergency department or while moving a patient between the emergency department and another part of the hospital;
(B) Only under the direction and supervision of one of the following:
(1) A physician;
(2) A physician assistant designated by a physician;
(3) A registered nurse designated by a physician.Qualifications:
1. Current paramedic licensure in the State of Ohio.
2. Specialty certification preferred. BLS and ALCS required. PALS and ITLS preferred. 3. Must be willing to rotate shifts and units. 4. Physical requirements: a. visual acuity of 20/20 or corrected to 20/20 including color vision when applicable; b. ability to hear (with or without aides) c. ability to orally communicate d. good manual dexterity e. ability to push, pull, roll, and transfer/lift 50 pounds occasionally f. ability to stand, walk frequently g. ability to bend, reach, stoop, kneel frequently; and h. ability to perform CPR Working Conditions:
Working conditions include but are not limited to an environment of high stress where exposure to blood borne pathogens and other infectious agents, unpleasant odors, limited space, dust and fumes, variations in environmental temperature, hazardous chemicals, loud noise, radiation risk, laser exposure, physically demanding workloads, heavy lifting of at least 30 pounds but often more. Many repetitive activities and motions such as bending, standing and walking for extended periods of time are required. Some risk of verbal, physical and emotional aggression may be experienced.
The above list of duties is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties performed by the people so classified, nor is it intended to limit or modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of employees under his/her supervision.The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University of Toledo does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, disability, familial status, or political affiliation. The University of Toledo provides reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodation to complete this application, or for testing or interviewing, please contact the Human Resources Department at 419-530-4747 between the hours of 8:30AM and 5:00PM or apply online for an accommodation request
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