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Lab Assistant- EMT

Company: Kansas City Kansas Community College
Location: Kansas City
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Lab Assistant- Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

Job Classification

Pay grade level: N/A

Compensation: $19.45 per hour

Employee category: Staff

Position Type: Part-Time

FLSA status: Non-Exempt

Position Details

Job Code: AA042PTNLAE

Department: Emergency Medical Education

Division: Academic Affairs

Reports to: EMS Lab Coordinator

Positions Supervised: NA

Location: Primarily Main Campus, but any other college location as assigned by the appropriate administrator

Job Purpose

Kansas City Kansas Community College (KCKCC) is currently searching for part-time lab assistant provide instructional support to faculty in lab sessions. (Multiple positions)

Position Description

* Provide technical guidance in the performance of specific educational tasks in EMR, EMT courses.
* Observe and document student performance of tasks assigned by the instructor(s), (i.e., patient assessment, fracture management, running scenarios and simulations).
* Ensure safety practices are followed by students.
* Follow required safety procedures in handling of needles and waste products.
* Monitor student use of college owned simulation mannequins and equipment used by students, report when equipment is malfunctioning, needing repair or replacement.
* Enforcing all rules and regulations, per the program and college's guidelines and other enforcement agencies that govern student practices of KCKCC.
* Set up and tear down practical skill stations.
* Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

* Knowledgeable in EMS practices at the EMT level.
* Good communications skills.
* Demonstrates professional attributes expected of an EMS professional.
* Good critical-thinking abilities.
* Ability to work with and within a diverse population of students, faculty, and staff.

Position Qualifications and/or Education

Minimum Qualifications and/or Education

* High school diploma or GED equivalent.
* Certification by the Kansas Board of EMS as an EMT.
* Applicant must have experience at their certification level in a clinical or field setting.
* Applicant must have proper knowledge of radio communications.
* Applicant must have excellent working knowledge of EMS operations and ICS/IMS.

Preferred Qualifications and/or Education

* Associate degree or higher degree
* National Registry Certification as an EMT

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand and talk or hear and sometimes walk and sit. Occasionally the employee will bend or twist at the neck more than the average person. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may occasionally push or lift items. The employee is responsible for safety, wellbeing, and work output.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision such as the ability to read handwritten or typed material, and the ability to adjust focus. The position requires the individual to meet multiple demands from several people and interact with the public and other staff.

* Employee is regularly required to talk to student or hear responses from students or faculty.
* Employee regularly is required to stand, walk, sit, use hands/fingers to handle or feel objects such as tools, keyboards, mannequins, etc., and reach with hands and arms to push or pull equipment.
* Employee must be able to life 100 pounds such as emergency bag, equipment mannequins or books.

Work Schedule

Work schedule will be part-time, maximum of 29 hours per week with an average of 10 hours per week. Must be able to work a variable schedule/hours to meet operational needs. May require evening and weekend hours.

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