Nemours is seeking full time EMTs for all shifts to join our team.
These positions consist of hours between 8am-8pm, 8am-8pm, 12pm-12am and 12am-12pm. These positions will also consist of every third weekend and holiday rotation. Typically full time hours will be between 60 and 72 hours a week.
This position is responsible for assisting with general activities of the Emergency Department and assist the health care team with performance of patient care activities, under the direction and guidance of a Registered Nurse.
Attends emergency medical requests as delegated by the RN as they arise; renders emergency assistance to patients as required.
Assists in the initial management of illness or injury to emergency patients in accordance with specified protocol and procedure.
Prepares or assists in the preparation of stable patients for intra-hospital transport, ensuring compliance with facility transport regulations, protocol, and procedure under the direction of the RN.
Provides or assists in the provision of basic direct patient care, as directed by the RN, as required in each individual case.
Leads, guides, and/or assists in the training of lower level techs and/or tech students, as specifically assigned.
High school diploma or equivalent required
Must be an EMT
At least one year Emergency Services field experience as an EMT
Certification as a Nationally Certified EMT Preferred
Must have CPR certification with the American Heart Association
As one of the nation's leading pediatric healthcare systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 280,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children - even those who may never enter our doors - through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
Nemours offers its Associates a competitive salary and a robust benefits package that includes relocation, health/life/dental/vision for Associates and their dependents, a wellness program, CME, 403(b) with employer match as well as 457(b) retirement savings plans, licensure and dues allowance, tuition reimbursement, legal plan, adoption assistance and many other benefit options. If you're looking for a position that will allow you to enjoy a work-life balance, have an opportunity for professional growth, and focus on pediatric care, this is the opportunity for you.