Emergency Medical Technician – part time

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Emergency Medical Technicians at Chewonki maintain the social, emotional, and physical health of Chewonki participants.  Contribute to the day-to-day operations of Chewonki’s Health Center and support the Director of Health Services to ensure that the Health Center is meeting the needs of participants.

Position Title:   Emergency Medical Technician
Permanent/Temporary:  Permanent
Reports to:  Director of Health Services
Exempt/Non-exempt:  Non-exempt
Schedule:  Part-time, weekends
Benefits Eligible:  No

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Uphold health care standards and procedures of the Chewonki community
  • Provide care for ill or injured participants
  • Perform health screenings for all participants
  • Be available for emergency response to workplace injuries and report to HR and Director of Health Services within 24 hours of occurrence
  • Communicate with the on-call nurse, program directors and appropriate staff regarding health issues
  • Provide a comfortable, restful, non-judgmental therapeutic environment for those who feel ill, anxious, or who are injured
  • Oversee the use and maintenance of the First Aid Kits
  • Monitor the storage of and distribution of medicine (per Maine state law) and other medical equipment
  • Screen health forms for Chewonki participants
  • Report to the Director of Health Services 
  • Supports educators in the field as needed
  • Maintain complete and accurate documentation of all health care provided to participants and staff utilizing an electronic medical record system
  • Have a basic understanding of COVID-19 risk management strategies and understand they may be asked to take care of a COVID-19 positive patient

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensure the Health and Wellness Center is clean, organized, and well maintained
  • Live into Chewonki’s mission and diversity, equity, and inclusion statements, both professionally and personally

PREREQUISITES: 

  • Current American Heart Association BLS certification
  • Staff may be required to receive the COVID-19 vaccine prior to employment

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Currently Certified Emergency Medical Technician 
  • Valid Driver’s License approved by Chewonki’s insurance carrier
  • Must Pass Background Criminal Check
  • Two years of professional experience preferred

TO APPLY

Please complete the below information, upload your resume, and submit a cover letter indicating your interest in this part time position.

Job Features

Job Category

Administration/Support Positions, Health Center

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