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PRN Transport Emergency Medical Technician

Location: Fort Myers, FL
Categories: Allied Health
Type: PRN/Per Diem
Shift: 12:00 AM-12:00 AM
Schedule: Variable


Scheduling requirements are 1 weekend and 1 night shift per month.
Must work a minimum of 24 hours per month.
Hours are 10:00 AM - 10:30 PM and 10:30 PM- 10:30 a.m.
Variable days/weekends

A member of the GCHSWFL Neonatal and Pediatric Transport Team. Participates in evaluating patient status/need and determining priority of transport request. Must have ability to work closely with leadership, physicians, Registered Nurses, Respiratory Therapists and Paramedics. Will be required to perform intra-system and inter-facility transports with Paramedic or RN/RT support based on priority triage. Performs daily maintenance of the ambulance; including all ALS/BLS equipment stored in ambulance, maintaining logs, and restocking supplies. Assists with patient care within hospital facility while not on transport as described in specific job standards.


Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
Experience: Pre-hospital experience
Training: 16 Hour Emergency Vehicle Operation Certification Required. Proof of American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS).
License: Class E Florida Driver’s License and Florida EMT or Paramedic License

Job Specifications (Physical & Mental Requirements) External and internal applicants, as well as position incumbents who become disabled, must be able to perform the essential job specific functions (listed within each job specific responsibility) either unaided or with the assistance of a reasonable accommodation to be determined by the organization on a case by case basis. If the requirement is not marked, then it is considered not applicable. General Requirements (has the ability to…) Sit - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Stand - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Walk - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Drive - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Bend - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Climb - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Kneel - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Crouch - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Twist - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Maintain Balance - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Reach - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Sensory Requirements (has ability for…) Far Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Near Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Color Vision - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Depth Perception - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Seeing Fine Details - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Norm Speech - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hearing Overhead Pages - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Telephone use - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to…) Cope with high level of stress - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Make decisions under high pressure - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Cope with anger/fear/hostility of others in a calm way - Manage altercations - Concentrate - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Handle a high degree of flexibility - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Handle multiple priorities in stressful situation - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Work alone - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Demonstrate high degree of patience - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Adapt to shift work - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Work in areas that are close and crowded - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Hand Manipulation (ability with…) Simple Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Firm Grasping - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Fine Manipulation - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Use of Keyboards - Required Lifting (ability to lift…) Over 100 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull…) Over 100 lbs - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Environmental (may be exposed to…) Infectious Diseases - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly) Chemical Agents - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Dust, Fumes, Gases- Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Extremes in Temperature or Humidity - Frequently ( i.e. Weekly) Hazardous or Moving Equipment - Continually ( i.e. Daily) Loud Noises - Occasionally (i.e. Monthly)