Trinity Health EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECH in Darby, Pennsylvania

Be capable of performing all EMT basic skills and using BLS equipment.

  • Verbally communicate in person and via telephone and telecommunications using the English language.

  • Hear spoken information from co-workers, patients, physicians and dispatchers and sounds common to the emergency scene.

  • Read and comprehend written materials under stressful conditions.

  • Verbally interview patient, family members, and bystanders and hear their responses.

  • Document physically, in writing, all relevant information in prescribed format.

  • Demonstrate manual dexterity and fine motor skills, with ability to perform all tasks related to quality patient care.

  • Interpret written, oral and diagnostic forms of instruction.

  • Extricates patient from entrapment, assesses extent of injury, uses prescribed techniques and appliances, radios dispatcher for additional assistance or services, provides light rescue if required, provides additional emergency care.

  • May function alone or as a member of a multi-member team. Receives calls from dispatcher, verbally acknowledges the call, reads road maps, identifies the most expeditious route to the scene, and observes traffic ordinances and regulations.

  • Current PA EMT certification. Has not had their certification suspended for any reason as outlined in the Pennsylvania EMS Act.

  • High School Diploma or GED.

  • Copy of Child Abuse History Clearance from the PA Department of Human Services.

  • Pennsylvania State Police criminal background clearance.

  • FBI criminal background clearance and fingerprinting.

  • Current CPR (BCLS) training.

  • Valid driver’s license in good standing. Been convicted within the last 4 years prior to the date of application of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs. Within the last 4 years prior to the date of application been convicted of reckless driving or had a driver’s license suspended due to use of drugs or alcohol or a moving traffic violation.

  • Emergency Vehicle Operators Certification (EVOC).

  • Emergency Medical Service Vehicle Operators Certification (EMSVO).

  • Rotating Shifts - 0700 - 1900 Wk 1 S, M, W Tr / 0700-1900 Wk 2 T, F, S

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Job Number: 00090085

Location: Darby, PA

Organization Name: Mercy Health System of Southeastern Pennsylvania

Facility: MSEPA - Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital

Employment Type: Part time

Shift: Rotating Shift

Hours: 0