Responsible for administering pre-hospital and advanced life
support care to critically ill or injured persons and providing a
safe environment for patients during transportation to and from the
- Assesses and treats ill and injured patients in accordance with
local and University protocols.
- Responsible for administering advanced life support care to
critically ill or injured persons in a safe environment.
- Maintains safety as a primary responsibility throughout all
aspects of care and transportation.
- Identifies potential areas for improved care.
- Interfaces effectively with peers and customers and assumes
responsibility for professional development of self and others per
- In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may
Position Compensation Range: $18.01 - $27.92 Hourly
Education: High School Graduate or Equivalent.
Experience: No experience required. Advanced life support
Licensure: Virginia Department of Health Emergency Medical
Technician - Intermediate or Paramedic required. Paramedic
preferred. Valid Virginia Driver's License (VADL) required.
American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS
certification required. ACLS required. PALS and Emergency Vehicle
Operator Course (EVOC) Level II or higher required to operate a
vehicle within 90 days of hire.
Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently
bending/stooping/walking, climbing (ladder, steps) and driving.
Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to
detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull >
100lbs. May be exposed to fumes, chemicals, vibrations, humidity,
cold, heat, noise, outdoor climate, blood/body fluids and
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System
which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and
Nursing, UVA Physician's Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences
Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our
faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing
itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.
We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or
expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political
affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual
orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic