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Construction Site - COVID-19 Screener - EMT

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Annual Salary

Job Description

Medcor is looking to hire EMTs (all levels) to be COVID-19 Screeners to at our client's construction sites in Queens, NY and Manhattan, NY. These sites have variable hours, but the hours will be 5:45 AM until finish, which is sometime between 2 PM and 6 PM. These are Temporary PRN positions expected to last for the next 2 - 10 months.

This position provides COVID-19 screening services as per the Medcor Care Protocol. In order to be successful in this role one must possess the following characteristics: Quick Learner, Strong Interpersonal Skills with all Communication mediums, Creative and Innovative, Fosters Teamwork, Demonstrates Leadership Qualities, Strong Organization and Planning Skills, Ability to Solve Problems, but knows when to ask for input and help. Excellent responsiveness and quick follow-up to requests are key. Detailed knowledge about COVID-19 and educating employees through sharing the updates provided by Medcor Clinical Affairs.

A typical day in the life of a Medcor COVID-19 Screener

  • Provide screenings to employees who volunteer, using Medcor protocol and non-contact infrared thermometers
  • Provide patient care (where necessary) according to Patient Care Protocol
  • Provide COVID-19 FAQ’s and educational material with daily status updates (as available) from our Clinical Affairs team
  • Site liaison for following preventative practices (proper hygiene, social distancing and other practices)
  • Put on (don) and remove (doff) personal protective equipment (PPE) per company protocol (Medcor to provide training resource as needed needed)
  • Enter data in Medcor EMR supplied to site
  • Provide data to client upon request or as agreed to by client
  • Disseminating relevant client policies and info given to us and as directed by client
  • Being a general resource to client and employees
  • General Maintenance of the facility which includes:
    • Sanitization of clinic as per the protocol and at least once per day
    • Sterilization of equipment/instruments used
    • Inventory and ordering of medical and office supplies

You Must

  • Have experience working as an EMT with a current EMT Certification.
  • Have a current CPR certification
  • Be able to check temperature using an infrared thermometer (Medcor to provide training as needed)
  • Have strong English skills
  • Learn Medcor’s COVID-19 information once hired (provided by Medcor)
  • Be comfortable working in a construction environment
  • Have strong communication and customer service skills
  • Have strong computer and other technology skills (navigate cell phones, texting, fax machines, etc), as well as familiarity with EMR software

Work Environment:

The COVID-19 Screener is required to work in a construction site clinic designated by the client. The COVID-19 Screener will be working in a potentially high COVID-19 exposure environment with known and unknown associated health risks. Individuals with underlying health conditions who contract COVID-19 have greater risk for morbidity and mortality as defined by the Centers for Disease Control (cdc.gov) and should consider these risks prior to accepting this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

We don’t just advocate for our clients and our patients; we also advocate for ourselves. To learn more about Medcor’s Culture clickhere.

Medcor Philosophy
Medcor embraces a set of simple, interconnected practices that everyone can tailor to their own life and work. To preserve our pioneering, entrepreneurial spirit, we impart our values through the ongoing Better@Medcor campaign: encouraging our advocates to make a conscious choice to practice our values, to celebrate and recognize each other via our peer recognition program, and to support one another during tough times.

Medcor is a tobacco free and smoke free workplace!


Key Words

EMT-B, EMT-I, EMT-P, Paramedic, Emergency Medical Technician, First Responder, Outdoor Emergency Care


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