Washington, DC, United States
EMT - PT - Boston
Position Title: Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)/ParamedicLocation: Boston, MA
DO WORK THAT ********** **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***., diverse ideas, perspectives, and expertise allow us to create the life-changing solutions that help people live healthier lives. In 150 countries and with businesses spanning nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices, and branded generic pharmaceuticals, **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. offers you enormous opportunities to explore your interests and help you achieve your career and personal goals. **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. Rapid Diagnostics (formerly Alere) is part of **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***.s Diagnostics family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry leading technologies. We have an exciting opportunity for an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)/Paramedic within our Toxicology Business Unit located at Boston, MA. In this role, you will be responsible for being the first responder to all emergency and non-emergency construction site incidences. They would administer first-aid and level-appropriate care in accordance to state, local, and national guidelines. Duties also include daily administration of site required drug and alcohol testing programs and working with construction site Safety Personnel. RESPONSIBILITIES:
Respond to calls for assistance
Administer first aid and level-appropriate care per state, local and national guidelines
Properly assess injuries and the coordination for appropriate transportation to medical facilities
Effectively communication with Safety Managers, EMS Personnel and Medical Facility Staff
Assist site Safety Personnel with safety related duties and inspections
Provide detailed documentation of medical and safety related incidents
Coordinate with Safety Managers in maintaining the most safe and secure construction site environment
Administer daily site required drug and alcohol testing programs
Additional duties as directed
RequirementsTo be considered an applicant for this position you must show how you meet the basic qualifications of the job in a resume or document you upload, or by completing the work experience and education application fields. Accepted file types are Microsoft Word (DOC or DOCX), PDF, HTML, or TXT.
Internal Applicant Guideline
Please be advised that there is 5 calendar day window for internal employees to submit their applications and internal employees can not apply after 5 calendar day window is closed unless Hiring Manager requests to open the window again for more applications.
Before you apply for an internal opportunity you should notify your direct manager.
To be eligible for an internal transfer/promotion, you must be in your current position for at least a year and must maintain satisfactory performance in your current position and not be under a present corrective/disciplinary action. BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:
High school diploma or GED equivalent
Current CPR or BLS (Basic Life Support) or equivalent credential
State Certification for EMT or Paramedic or National EMT certification, (NREMT)
At least 2 years of experience working as an EMT
Excellent customer service skills
Excellent communication skills PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Prior experience with Site Safety
Safety certifications likeo CHST, Construction Health and Safety Techniciano CSP, Certified Safety Professionalo OSHA 30* Construction industry experience About ********* **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***., were committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, weve brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve. An equal opportunity employer, **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce. We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation, please send an email to *********************.
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