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UNC MEDICAL CENTER- EXPERIENCED PARAMEDIC OPEN HOUSE & INTERVIEW EVENT- 09-10-19

Apply Email Job Current employees click here Job ID OTH01OEW Date posted 08/13/2019

Job Description

We are hiring Ground Critical Care Transport Paramedics who currently have at least three (3) years of Paramedic experience. Opportunity to work in various locations surrounding the NC Triangle. Recruitment Incentive of $5,000 available for qualifying candidates. Continuing Education credit present during the event from 2pm-3pm

Mark your calendar to attend!

We are hiring full time staff to join our team.

Date and time:

Tuesday, Sept. 10th • 12pm-5pm

Location:

UNC Health Care

3500 N. Tricenter Blvd. Suite A

Durham, NC 27713

(Enter through front grey door)

Directional signage will be provided

Come by and speak to our managers, clinicians, educators, and recruiters.

Bring copies of your resume to share with our  team.

Don’t forget to register. To register, click on the "Apply" button to submit your profile. If you have difficulty with the registration/application process, please contact Stephanie.Henry@unchealth.unc.edu for assistance.

Walk-ins are fully welcome.

*UNC Health Care is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer*

Job Summary:

Provide safe and timely ground transport of patients, while also providing basic and critical care life support.  This is a highly visible position which requires outstanding customer service.  It is essential the paramedic is proficient in critical care skills and is comfortable interfacing with nurses and other medical staff in a variety of environments.

Scope of Care:

     -Capability to deliver out of hospital care during the acute resuscitation phase before definitive care is provided (e.g. comparable to emergency department stabilizing care or an ICU transfer to more definitive care)

     -Provides secondary or supportive care as part of Specialty Care Transports:

          -Neonatal Transports

          -Specialty Care High Risk OB Transports

          -Ventricular Assist Device Transports (e.g. Balloon Pump, ECMO,      

              Impella and VADs)

 See you soon!!



Qualifications

Requires High School diploma or GED. Three (3) years of Paramedic experience in a high volume ALS EMS service or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

 

Must hold current North Carolina EMT-Paramedic certification or National Equivalent with ability to obtain NC Paramedic within 30 days of hire. National Registry Paramedic -Preferred for in-state but required within 12 months of hire.

 

Certifications required:

Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) provider certification

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) provider certification 

Basic Life Support (BLS) provider certification

Trauma certification such as ITLS, PHTLS or TNCC one of the three required

Professional certification required within 18 months of hire-includes CCEMT-P (preferred), FPC, or CCP-C.

 

Requires valid NC Driver's License in good standing or able to obtain prior to start (NC, VA, SC and TN are all acceptable).

 

Per Department policy will need to lift over 50 pounds; carry 80 pounds a distance of 30 feet; push/ pull over 200 pounds (i.e. patients on bed, stretcher, wheelchair) for lateral transfer

Primary Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States

Department: U-19029-NURSING RECRUITMENT

Shift: Rotating

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