Why Mayo Clinic
Our paramedics' quick responses save lives! They enjoy great autonomy of practice, with access to advance training and equipment while working with cutting edge guidelines! If you are currently a nationally registered (NREMT) Paramedic or about to graduate from a Paramedic program and would like to discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, mutual respect, and a family oriented company we're looking for you!
Gold Cross Ambulance, part of Mayo Clinic, is an advanced life support service that provides high-quality emergency medical care at the scene of traumatic or medical emergencies, or during transport to and between medical facilities, becoming the lifesaving link between early medical response and arrival at the most appropriate medical facility. Responding to more than 90,000 calls for service each year. As part of our total rewards package for employees, Mayo Clinic provides a comprehensive selection of benefits, including relocation assistance, to meet the needs of you and your family.
Hear from one of our Paramedics about his life-changing career: https://youtu.be/NaYzJK9DZdo
The Paramedic is responsible for delivering and administering high quality care and transportation to ill and injured persons. The Paramedic must demonstrate clinical competency and compassion in providing for the physical and emotional needs of patients. The Paramedic must have excellent judgment and be able to prioritize decisions and act quickly in the best interest of the patient, must be self disciplined, able to develop patient rapport, interview hostile patients, maintain safe distance, and recognize and utilize communication unique to diverse multicultural groups and ages within those groups. Must be able to function independently at optimum level in a non-structured environment that is constantly changing.
High school diploma or equivalent (GED). Must be proficient in English; must have the ability to read, write and speak English.
Experience as an Paramedic as well as an associate or baccalaureate degree in Paramedicine are preferred.
License or certification
Current certification as a Nationally Registered Paramedic as well as current Minnesota and/or Wisconsin Paramedic licensure/certification. Current American Hearth Association Health Care Provider CPR certification and ACLS. Current ITLS or PHTLS and PA
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum pay rate is $22.21 per hour.
Hours / Pay period
This position will have scheduled shifts in both Albert Lea, MN and Austin, MN.
Albert Lea is a community of 18,000 in scenic Southern MN, surrounded by several lakes and located just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis and 60 miles from Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Excellent family amenities include a community focus on education (new high school, superb test scores), 38 city parks, 6 nearby golf courses, cultural events, festivals, performing arts, 250 miles of groomed snowmobile trails, Blazing Star Recreational Trail, and Audubon Nature and Wildlife Preserve. Austin is a community of 23,000 surrounded by prairies, rivers and valleys just 90 minutes south of Minneapolis/St. Paul and 40 minutes west of Mayo Clinic in Rochester. Excellent public and parochial education system, including programming for students with special needs and gifted students. Great recreation options including trout fishing, hunting, cross-country skiing, camping, hiking, cycling, indoor/outdoor tennis, canoeing and golfing.
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Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).