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Paramedic (Twin Cities Metro Area)

Requisition #

63615BR

Physical Location

Saint Paul, Minnesota

Posted Date

14-Oct-2020

Schedule Type

Full-Time

Dept. Name

North Metro Ambulance

Hours Per Week

40

Contract

Intl Assoc of Emts &Paramedics

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health Emergency Medical Services is a leader and innovator in pre-hospital emergency medical services and is devoted to providing skilled and compassionate advanced life support, basic life support and scheduled transport in more than 100 Minnesota communities. Nearly 600 paramedics, emergency medical technicians and dispatchers work together to provide service to an area of approximately 1,000 square miles, reaching more than 1 million people annually.

 

Responsibilities

Req ID: 63615
  • Patient Care: Provide and maintain high medical standards of care to the sick and injured per standard operating procedures.
  • Transport: To provide safe, timely transportation of self and patients from scene to facility or inter-facility.
  • Customer Relations: Present a professional and well-groomed appearance to the public. Establish and maintain good rapport with local EMS organizations.
  • Quality Improvement: Decrease waste, improve processes, productivity and customer satisfaction.
  • Documentation: Provide concise, accurate information pertaining to the initial condition, history and treatment procedures for the patient.
  • Vehicle Care/Base and Equipment Maintenance: Maintain a clean and stocked vehicle, equipment and base. Obtain and secure Class A narcotics.

Education

Associates degree required within 24 months from date of hire, or

Associates degree requirement waived with four years of experience as a paramedic in a 911 environment

Paramedic in good standing that separates from the organization and returns within 9-months, the associates degree requirement will be waived

Qualification/Skills

  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Computer skills to include Microsoft office
  • Licensure/Certifications:
  • Current MN State Paramedic certification or National Registry with the expectation of receiving MN State Paramedic certification prior to date of hire.
  • Current CPR certification
  • Current ACLS
  • Valid state issued driver’s license
  • Driving record must meet Allina driving policy requirements

Work Schedule

40 hours per week
Every other weekend rotation
Day/Evening/Night shifts
L167 Union
Reports to work locations throughout the Twin Cities Metro Area

Location/Community Information

With beautiful natural settings along the Mississippi River, St. Paul embodies a large ethnically diverse population with restaurants, cultural entertainment, and shopping venues for everyone. Downtown St. Paul features a number of historic buildings including the State Capitol, the Fitzgerald Theater, the Landmark Center, the St. Paul Hotel, and breathtaking views of the Mississippi River. The city is also home to the Science Museum of MN, the Xcel Energy Center (home of the MN Wild hockey team), and the MN History Center. St. Paul offers many private, alternative, and public school options from elementary through college and a wide array of housing options from old historic homes to new construction. The Twin Cities is consistently ranked near the top of Fortune's list of best cities in the world for work and family. A healthy business climate, opportunities for employment, good transportation, and an entrepreneurial environment are amongst the contributing factors.

  • Located in St. Paul
  • Population = 270,000
  • Service Area = 1,600,000

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune

 

Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

63615BR
Paramedic / EMT / Dispatch