EMT (Emergency Medical Technician) Full Time, Washington, DC
Location: Abbott Park, Illinois
Internal Number: ABLAUS31019735ENUSEXTERNAL
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 113,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
Diagnostic testing is a compass, providing information that helps in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of a range of health conditions.
Abbott's life-changing tests and diagnostic tools give you accurate, timely information to better manage your health. We're empowering smarter medical and economic decision making to help transform the way people manage their health at all stages of life. Every day, more than 10 million tests are run on Abbott's diagnostics instruments, providing lab results for millions of people.
The EMT/Paramedic is a critical position within the Med-eScreen construction team. This individual works on a construction project and closely aligns with the client. This is a customer facing position and supports the project team to successfully administer onsite medical services for the construction jobsite. This position will support the Washington, DC area.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
Experienced pre-hospital provider for an assigned project
Administration of first aid and level-appropriate care according to State, Local and National guidelines
Proper assessment of injuries and the coordination for appropriate transportation to medical facilities
Detailed documentation of medical and safety related incidents
Actively monitor and provide case management of all work-related injuries
Daily administration of site required drug and alcohol testing program
Provide project team with administrative support, to include: orientation for new workers
Attend weekly project safety meetings
Effective communication with Safety Managers, EMS Personnel, and Offsite Occupational Health Clinic
Daily communication with management
Coordination with project Safety Manager regarding safety related duties and inspections
Additional duties as directed by Med-eScreen management or client
Flexible schedule, extended hours to include weekends
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING
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)
911 Emergency Services experience or triage experience
At least 2 years of experience working as an EMT
1st Responder experience
Experience in construction, OSHA, or worker's compensation
Excellent customer service skills
Excellent communication skills
WHAT WE OFFER
At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
Paid time off
401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities
Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.