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Ambulette Driver Mercy Health LifeStar

Requisition R021355 Market Toledo, OH Department Ambulance Ambulette - Lifestar Shift Days/Afternoons Schedule Part-time

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The Ambulette Driver is responsible for safe non-emergency transportation of ambulatory and wheelchair passengers to and from destinations for health care related services. The driver will observe all safe driving guidelines in full compliance with all road and vehicle laws as well as the standards and protocols developed for this non-emergency service. This also involves keeping the unit in good repair with timely notification of any repairs needed. The unit will be kept clean and presented in a professional manner. Further, the driver must interact with passengers on a friendly basis. Remains calm in any unexpected emergency situation and performs CPR and/or basic first-aid as needed. Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient served on assigned unit.

ESSENTAIL FUNCTIONS:

Must be a High School graduate or the equivalent (GED).

Basic first-aid knowledge and CPR Certified.

Valid driver’s license with no serious traffic violations.

Obtain City of Toledo ambulette license which includes background check.

Ability to coordinate scheduling duties with driving functions.

Must have telephone and reliable transportation.

Must pass a pre-employment physical.

Previous non-emergency transportation experience desirable.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Requires driving in adverse weather conditions. 

Prolonged sitting in driver seat.

Pushing and pulling wheelchairs. 

Lifts, positions, pushes and transfers patients. 

Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling and crouching. 

Must be capable of lifting fifty pounds.

Demands fast reflexes and 20/20 vision (or corrective lenses) and no impairment to hearing. 

Climbing up and down stairs. 

Subject to long and irregular hours. 

Exposed to unpleasant driving conditions, accident and illness. 

Subjected to varying and unpredictable situations. 

Strict compliance to universal precautions as needed.

Contact with passengers of all ages and disease conditions.

Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.

We’ll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
  • Paid time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • And much more

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

0

Work Shift:

Days/Afternoons

Department:

Ambulance Ambulette - Lifestar

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Ashland, Kentucky, which is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com

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Amanda M., CRNP

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