Paramedic
CORE Comprehensive Occupational Resources
 Meraux, LA

Immediate Opening in Occupational Medicine

We are looking for an experienced Paramedic to join our team at our New Orleans, LA site. In addition to a rewarding work environment, we offer our professionals competitive benefits and salary. This position is a Temporary, Full-time, Night shift position starting on January 7, 2020 through February 14, 2020.

To learn more about this exciting opportunity, review the job specifications below:

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Administers treatment of work-related injuries and evaluates and documents its effectiveness.
  • Provides client education in areas related to safety, first aid, CPR and others as needed.
  • Assures proper maintenance of patients' records.
  • Performs client services related to Occupational Health and Safety protocols.
  • Demonstrates a courteous, caring and understanding attitude towards patients, clients, co-workers, visitors, volunteers, peers and medical providers.
  • Must be well organized, flexible and able to function effectively as part of a cohesive team and independently with little supervision.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, interruption prone environment.
  • Demonstrates creative problem solving skills and the ability to prioritize multiple tasks utilizing limited resources.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Basic computer, clerical, phone etiquette and customer service skills.
  • Direct patient care skills to include, but not limited to: assisting with wound cleansing, dressing and suturing; suture removal; splint application/removal; range of motion treatment; heat and cold therapy; medication administration; and respiratory treatment as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED) and completion of an accredited nursing certificate program.
  • Valid state Paramedic license
  • Prior occupational medicine or emergency room/family practice related work experience preferred

CORE and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity Employers, EOE/ADAAA/AA.