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Penn State Health (Sign On Bonus) Paramedic - Life Lion EMS Berks County in Reading, Pennsylvania

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Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Reading

Work Type: Full Time

FTE: 1.00

Shift: Varied

Hours: 12

$5,000.00 sign on with one year commitment


Responsible for administering advanced life support care on 911 emergency incidents and during transportation of patients.


High School Diploma required

Graduate of an approved Paramedic Training Program required

Eligible for Emergency Medical Technician. Paramedic certification within the Commonwealth of PA or PHRN (Pre-Hospital Registered Nurse) required

Basic Life Support certification, Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification and Pediatric Advanced Life Support certification required

A valid Driver's License is required and eligible to operation an EMS vehicle in the Commonwealth of PA required

Completion of approved Emergency Vehicle Operations Training program required within two (2) months of date of hire.PA DOH EMSVO eligibility required

PA DOH EMSVO eligibility required within two (2) months of date of hire

NIMS (100, 200, 700 & 800) is required within 30 days of start date

Hazmat awareness training is required within 30 days of employment

Must obtain Medical Command within 90 days of start date

If chosen for this position, you may required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report. This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Non Bargained

Position (Sign On Bonus) Paramedic - Life Lion EMS Berks CountyLocation US:PA:ReadingReq ID 22359