Ascension
Join our Talent Network
Skip to main content

Want to change your preferred location?
You’ll then get information specific to your new service region.

Want to change your preferred location?
You’ll then get information specific to your new service region.

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

We Are Hiring

Join our team of dedicated and highly valued Emergency Department employees at Providence Hospital! 
 
Providence Hospital is a full service, 349-bed medical/surgical facility. Since its founding in 1854, Providence has been serving, caring for and healing the people of Mobile and surrounding areas. Our mission is to extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ to south Alabama and southeast Mississippi, with a special concern for persons who are poor and vulnerable. Today, Providence Hospital is part of Ascension, one of the nation’s largest system of Catholic, not-for-profit healthcare facilities.
  • Providence has been Mobile’s most preferred hospital for seventeen consecutive years and admits approximately 15,000 inpatients annually.
As our Emergency Medical Technician, you’ll have the opportunity to work as part of an important medical team to assist patients facing traumatic injuries and sudden serious illnesses. You will work alongside other emergency medical professionals in a fast-paced environment. Additionally, as an EMT you will usually treat a wide demographic, as well as, patients from all different socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds. 
 
As an EMT with Providence Hospital-AL, you will have the opportunity to provide support treatment, care and evaluation of patients on scene and during transport.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Arrives to the scene of an emergency, determines the situation, and develops a plan of action.
  • Uses appropriate medical equipment and comprehends the severity of the injury.
  • Monitors patient condition and performs data collection. Communicates findings and patient condition to primary Registered Nurse (RN).
  • Assists with the mobilization, ambulation and transport of patients.
Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • One or more of the following:
      • Emergency Medical Tech credentialed from the Alabama Department of Public Health obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
      • Emergency Medical Tech credentialed from the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • Pediatric Advanced Life Support. 
    • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). 
    • Drivers License credentialed from the Alabama Department of Motor Vehicles. 
Education:
  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
Work Experience:
  • None required.
  • Previous EMT expericence preferred.
Why Join the Providence Family?
 
Strength in our People:  At Ascension, we believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the people and communities we serve, associates benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages. We also support work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace.  
 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Providence Hospital provides equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), ethnic or national origin, age (40 or over), citizenship, genetic information, or status as a disabled veteran or veteran of the Vietnam era.  Providence Hospital provides equal employment opportunities for qualified disabled individuals. 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

Providence Hospital participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site) 

Job ID: 389468
Category: Emergency Services
Ministry: Providence Hospital, AL
Location: Mobile, AL

Build your career with Ascension

Join our Talent Network