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Burns, Oregon
USD25.22 to USD32.28 Per Hour
Job Type
19 May 2023
Range: $25.22-$32.28 per hour

$68,195-$87,295 Annual

Harney District Hospital EMS is actively seeking Paramedics to join our EMS Team. Harney District Hospital EMS is the sole 911 provider covering greater than 10,800 square miles with more than 1,000 responses annually.

In addition to 911 services, Harney District Hospital EMS provides inter-facility transfers of critically ill patients who require additional or specialized care. This provides a unique opportunity for exposure to long distance critical care transports as the closest medical facility is located over 100 miles away.

Paramedics are recognized as a major component of a team, providing optimal care in a very remote environment. The Paramedic will transport a patient to an emergency department where you are on a first name basis with physicians and staff, all who are there to support you in your job and you in theirs. Frequently, Paramedics continue to assist with the more critical patients in the ED under the direction of the ED physician. Harney District Hospital is a critical access hospital and level 4 trauma center. Ambulance staffing is composed of a Paramedic, EMT or Advanced EMT and supplemented by casual EMTs and volunteer rural first responders. Staff respond from the hospital during business hours and from their homes the remaining hours.

Job Essentials:

Provide primarily inter-facility transfers as they are ordered by Harney District Hospital. Responsibilities include covering as a secondary ambulance for 911 services while not performing transfers. This position will provide a healthy mixture of 911 service exposure as well as critical care transport experience.

A robust benefit package include health insurance, choice of retirement plans including PERS, and vacation/sick leave. Relocation assistance also available.

Mandatory Requirements:

Oregon State Licensure (or eligible: Nationally Registered and hold an Associate Degree, or 3 years' experience in a busy 911 system.
Current ACLS Provider Certification
Current CPR Provider Certification
Successfully completed EVOC program
Able to obtain PALS Provider Certification
Able to obtain ICS 100 and 700 within 6 months of hire
Able to obtain PHTLS Certification within 6 months of hire
Able to obtain NRP Certification within 6 months of hire

Preferred Qualifications

Ventilator experience
Infusion pump experience
12-Lead experience
Critical Care transport experience

Harney District Hospital (HDH) is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

It is the policy of Harney District Hospital (HDH) that qualified individuals with disabilities not be discriminated against because of their disabilities regarding job application procedures, hiring, and other terms and conditions of employment. It is further the policy of HDH to provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in all aspects of the employment process. HDH is prepared to modify or adjust the job application process or the job or work environment to make reasonable accommodations to the known physical or mental limitations of the applicant or employee to enable the applicant or employee to be considered for the position he or she desires, to perform the essential functions of the position in question, or to enjoy equal benefits and privileges of employment as are enjoyed by other similarly situated employees without disabilities unless the accommodation will impose an undue hardship. If reasonable accommodation is needed, please contact Jen Hoke at or .

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire; they will also be required to pass a background check.
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  • Job Reference: 1010170772-2
  • Date Posted: 19 May 2023
  • Recruiter: Harney District Hospital
  • Location: Burns, Oregon
  • Salary: USD25.22 to USD32.28 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent