Mayo Clinic Ambulance Service
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).
Experience as a Paramedic as well as an associate or baccalaureate degree in Paramedicine are preferred. Must be proficient in English; must have the ability to read, write, and speak in English.
License or certification
Current certification as Nationally Registered Paramedic as well as current Minnesota and Wisconsin Paramedic Licensure/Certification. Current American Heart Association Health Care Provider CPR certification and ACLS. Current ITLS or PHTLS, and PALS or must be obtained within six months of hire. Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license and acceptable driving record in accordance with Mayo Clinic Policy.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Dependent upon openings at the time of offer.
Duluth is a place like no other. An endless horizon where the largest freshwater lake in the world meets the sky. Rocky cliffs and pristine forests where you'll find miles of trails to explore. A thriving community where you can take in a show, explore nature, enjoy a meal and stay in comfort no matter where your plans take you. Duluth offers countless trails that course through forests and valleys, rugged, mountain-like peaks and stunning frozen vistas. When the weather warms, get outside and take in gorgeous landscapes with lush forests, wide open water and rocky outcroppings just begging to be explored. Spend a day on the water with a harbor cruise, charter fishing, sailing, kayaking or paddleboard - be it on the big lake, the bay or the St. Louis River. Take a dip at Park Point or slip into one of the many hillside streams. Experience nature while hiking trails, exploring parks or strolling the lakewalk. Or spend a day on one of our golf courses. In the fall, warm hues ignite the landscape. Take a fall colors tour on a historic train up the North Shore or into the St. Louis River wilderness. While you explore, watch for wildlife, especially the raptors that visit Hawk Ridge, 700 feet above the waterline.
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