EMT Apprentice - ALS West Shore

Penn State Health Life Lion, LLC


Location:  US:PA:Mechanicsburg

Work Type:  Full Time

FTE: 1.0

Shift: Varied
Hours: Varied




The Emergency Medical Technician Apprentice receives on-the-job training for Medical Transport Driver and Emergency Medical Technician roles, while completing the required coursework for Emergency Medical Technician national & Pennsylvania state certification. Medical Transport Drivers perform safe transport of non-emergent clients. Emergency Medical Technician job training includes performing team-based care of the sick and injured and provides basic life support care to those requesting Emergency Medical Services response.


High school diploma or equivalent required.

Valid drivers license required.


Ability to communicate effectively.


CPR certification preferred.



If chosen for this position, you may be required to pass a Post Offer Employment Physical Exam in accordance with the measurements listed in the Work Task Analysis (WTA) report.  This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position.  All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.


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