Waynesboro, PA | Allied Health | Tracking Code: 89010

Disaster Response Technician - PRN - Waynesboro

Paula Hosler
Paula Hosler
Sr. Talent Acquisition Consultant
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September 28 In-Person Hiring Events
Various Times
WellSpan Chambersburg Hospital, Chambersburg
WellSpan Ephrata Community Hospital, Ephrata
WellSpan Medical Group
Visiting Nurses Association (VNA)
Positions in Behavioral Health, Clerical and Administrative, Information Systems & Technical Support, Leadership, non-clinical Professional, Nursing, Nursing Support, Physician Practices, Professional, Rehabilitation and Services & Trades.
SEP
2022
In-Person Hiring Events -
Various Locations and Dates

Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Team Leader-Emergency Management, provides support to the response and recovery efforts of the Hospital Emergency Management Department and Disaster Response Team (DRT) which includes mitigation and training support to the Director, Manager, Team Leader and Coordinators of Emergency Management and the emergency management program. Responds during an emergency situation as required; serves as an active member of the department’s DRT and supports the DRT for any local disaster or relief operation. Supports the functions of the DRT in a state of positive preparedness, readiness and response capabilities through didactic and practical training exercises as well as team meetings, details and drills and exercises.

 

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Responds to decontamination alerts (hospital, mutual aid, community or regional responses) and disaster alerts (surge capacity, triage, and evacuation).
  2. Assists with stores and maintenance of decon room, truck and trailer which includes contents of each.
  3. Attends monthly DRT meetings, DRT training; Participates in drills and exercises as scheduled.
  4. Assists with disaster preparedness and response initiatives as scheduled
 

Qualifications

  • Minimum Experience:
    • 12 months
    • Min Field of ExpertiseEmergency management, emergency or disaster response, emergency medical response, decontamination response, use of PPE (APR-SCBA), firefighting & HazMat (preferred)
  • Minimum Education:
    • High School or G.E.D.
  • Required Certification:
    • Registration Emergency Medical Technician certification in PA or Certification as Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic in PA
  • Physical Demands:
    • Frequent prolonged standing/walking

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