Why Mayo Clinic
Our paramedics’ quick responses save lives! They enjoy great autonomy of practice, with access to advance training and equipment while working with cutting edge guidelines! If you are currently a nationally registered (NREMT) Paramedic or about to graduate from a Paramedic program and would like to discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, mutual respect, and a family oriented company we’re looking for you!
Gold Cross Ambulance, part of Mayo Clinic, is an advanced life support service that provides high-quality emergency medical care at the scene of traumatic or medical emergencies, or during transport to and between medical facilities, becoming the lifesaving link between early medical response and arrival at the most appropriate medical facility. Responding to more than 90,000 calls for service each year. As part of our total rewards package for employees, Mayo Clinic provides a comprehensive selection of benefits, including relocation assistance, to meet the needs of you and your family.
Hear from one of our Paramedics about his life-changing career: https://youtu.be/NaYzJK9DZdo
The Paramedic is responsible for delivering and administering high quality care and transportation to ill and injured persons. The Paramedic must demonstrate clinical competency and compassion in providing for the physical and emotional needs of patients. The Paramedic must have excellent judgment and be able to prioritize decisions and act quickly in the best interest of the patient, must be self disciplined, able to develop patient rapport, interview hostile patients, maintain safe distance, and recognize and utilize communication unique to diverse multicultural groups and ages within those groups. Must be able to function independently at optimum level in a non-structured environment that is constantly changing.
High school diploma or equivalent (GED). Must be proficient in English; must have the ability to read, write and speak English.
Experience as an Paramedic as well as an associate or baccalaureate degree in Paramedicine are preferred.
License or certification
Current certification as a Nationally Registered Paramedic as well as current Minnesota and/or Wisconsin Paramedic licensure/certification. Current American Hearth Association Health Care Provider CPR certification and ACLS. Current ITLS or PHTLS and PA
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $22.21 per hour.
Dependent upon availability at the time of offer.
Owatonna, Minnesota a thriving community of over 25,000 people, boasting one of the strongest economies in Minnesota. Located just 38 miles west of Rochester, MN and 60 miles south of Minneapolis/St. Paul, Owatonna is home to more than 40 industrial business firms as well as the headquarters for Federated Insurance. Minnesota State University, Mankato is located 40 miles west in Mankato as well as renowned private colleges, St. Olaf and Carlton located in Northfield, 35 miles north of Owatonna. Kaplan's Woods Parkway offers 225 acres for hiking, biking, jogging, picnicking and cross-country skiing. Excellent golfing is available at public and private courses, several of which are staffed by full-time golf instructors. For the tennis enthusiast, both outdoor and indoor facilities provide opportunities for year-round participation. Because many residents love music and the arts, the Owatonna Arts Center displays the work of many local and national artists.
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Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).