Paramedic Full Time (Nights)

Department:

Emergency Department

Days and Shifts:
  • Full-time position
  • Works 36 hours and paid for 40
  • Three 12-hour shifts per week from 6 PM – 6 AM
  • On-call opposite 12 hours worked
  • Works every third weekend Saturday and Sunday from 6 PM – 6 AM
Description:
  • Acts as a first-unit ambulance response person
  • Performs requested functions in emergency room, lab and respiratory care procedures
  • Participates in second unit call, as well as other duties as assigned
Requirements
Educational/Experience:
  • Current paramedic license in the State of Iowa
  • Chauffeur License
  • Mandatory Abuse Reporter Certification required within 6 months of hire
  • Documentation of High School Diploma or GED
  • ACLS, Healthcare Provider BLS
  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English well
Contact:

Stephanie Bear, Human Resources Director
Email: sbear@lchcia.com
Phone: (641) 774-3216

Benefits:

This is a full-time position and is eligible for the following benefits:

Health Insurance
Provides comprehensive medical coverage that includes physician services, hospitalization, and prescriptions; available on the first of the month following hire date; paid by LCHC and employee
Dental Insurance
Provides comprehensive dental coverage that includes preventative, routine, and major care/services; available on the first of the month following hire date; paid by LCHC and employee
Vision Insurance
Provides comprehensive vision coverage that includes exam, prescription glasses, and/or contact lenses; available on the first of the month following 60 days of employment; paid by employee
Cafeteria Plan
Provides pre-tax options for medical and dependent care expense reimbursement; paid by employee
Group Life and AD&D Insurance
Provides life and AD&D insurance of $15,000 for employee and $2,000 for spouse and dependents; paid by LCHC
Voluntary Life Insurance
Provides optional life insurance for employee, spouse, and dependents; available on the first of the month following 60 days of employment; paid by employee
Group Short-Term Disability
Provides income protection up to 50% of weekly earnings for disability up to 13 weeks; is effective first day of accident or fifteenth day of sickness or pregnancy; Available first of the month following 60 days of employment; paid by LCHC
Group Long-Term Disability
Provides income protection up to 50% of monthly earnings to a maximum of $6,000 per month for disability following 90-day waiting period; available first of the month following 60 days of employment; paid by LCHC
Allstate
Opportunity to purchase additional insurance policies (accident, cancer indemnity, intensive care/critical illness, etc.); available the first of the month following 60 days of employment; paid by employee
IPERS
Retirement program offered through Iowa Public Employees’ Retirement System; effective the first of the month following 60 days of employment; paid by LCHC and employee 
457/401(a)
Opportunity to make pre-tax contributions to a tax-deferred retirement plan with Hartford; available the first of the month following 60 days of employment; paid by  employee 
Employee Assistance Program
Provides confidential assistance in dealing with person concerns for employee and immediate family members; available immediately; paid by LCHC
Paid Time Off
Accrual of vacation, holidays, sick, and personal days; available immediately; paid by LCHC