Emergency Medical Technician

Full-time, Part-time, Permanent Position, Available on: 2023-01-02

Position is eligible for up to a $3,000 sign on bonus

Schedule & Location:
Full-Time: 72 hours, Biweekly
Day/Evening or Evening/Night
Positions currently available in: Spring Grove, PA; Gap, PA; York, PA
Upcoming positions anticipated in Seven Valleys, PA; Manchester, PA

Job Description:
Under the general supervision of the Coordinator – Pre-Hospital Services or Regional Manager Pre-Hospital Services, responds to EMS calls and performs a variety of functions related to patients in accordance with appropriate rules, regulations, and protocols, according to PA DOH EMS Act and scope of practice.

Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Responds to EMS calls whether emergency or routine transport, observes safety policies and operates an emergency vehicle with due regard for others.
2. Provides health care instruction/education to patient and family members.
3. Prepares patients for scheduled procedures and assists in patient assessment.

• Minimum Experience:
o 3 – 6 months
• Minimum Education:
o High School or G.E.D.
• Required Certification:
o Emergency Medical Technician-Basic (EMT-B) OR Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) certification in PA; BLS certification
• Required Courses:
o Emergency Vehicle Operator’s Course
• Physical Demands:
o Frequent prolonged standing/walking
o Lifts, positions, pushes and/or transfers patients
o Lifts supplies/equipment
o Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching
• Working Conditions:
o May be exposed to infections and contagious diseases
o Regularly exposed to the risk of bloodborne diseases
o Contact with patients under wide variety of circumstance
o Exposed to unpleasant elements (accidents, injuries, and illness)
o Subject to varying and unpredictable situations
o Handles emergency or crisis situations
o May perform emergency care
o Occasionally subjected to irregular hours
o Requires judgment/action which could result in death of patient
• Skills:
o Must possess a valid driver’s license in the current state of residence. Driving record must meet requirements established by WellSpan Risk Management.

Company: Wellspan Health

3350 Whiteford Dr.
York, PA 17402

Contact: Scott Vukoder
(717) 356-4628