College Lab Assistant 1-Paramedic Program Job ID 15513

Ridgewater College
Job Description
Job Class:  College Laboratory Assistant 1– Job ID 15513
Working Title:  CLA1-Paramedic Lab Assistant
3 Positions Available
Who May Apply:                           Open to all qualified job seekers
Date Posted:                                 08/10/2017
Closing Date:                                08/23/2017
Hiring Agency/Seniority Unit:       Ridgewater College-Willmar
Division/Unit:                                AFSCME
Appointment Type:                       Intermittent
Work Shift/Work Hours:                Hours are dependent on course needs
Days of Work:                               Monday - Friday
Travel Required:                           No
Salary Range:                               $16.25-$22.39/hourly
Classified Status:                          Classified
Anticipated Start Date:                 September 20, 2017

Job Summary 
This position exists to provide assistance to the lead instructor with reinforcing didactic material and evaluating paramedic students in psychomotor lab.  The applicant (the employee) should demonstrate a knowledge of and interest in diverse cultures and populations.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Current Minnesota certification, registration, or licensure as a paramedic, and certification by American Heart Association as a Basic Life Support (BLS) instructor,
  • 6 months of teaching/tutoring experience in paramedic medicine at the high school level or above,
  • An equivalent combination of education and work experience
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Paramedic AAS degree, BA / BS in any field, registration or licensure as physician, physician’s assistant / nurse practitioner,  registered nurse.
  • 1 – 3 years’ experience instructing prehospital providers
  • EMSRB Advanced Examiner
  • DOT Certified instructor
  • ACLS Instructor
  • PALS Instructor
  • Field Training Officer
  • Quality Assurance experience
Physical Requirements 

Additional Requirements

In accordance with the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities Vehicle Fleet Safety Program, employees driving on college/university business who use a rental or state vehicle shall be required to conform to Minnesota State vehicle use criteria and consent to a Motor Vehicle Records check.

Other Information

Employment information for this position can be found in its collective bargaining agreement or its plan document at

How to Apply

You must go to to apply, search for Job ID 15513. If you are unable to apply online, please contact the job information line at 651.259.3637.
For additional information about the application process, go to    


If you have questions about the position, contact Kristen Hanson at or 320.222-6073.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Minnesota State Colleges and Universities is an Equal Opportunity employer/educator committed to the principles of diversity. We prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or membership in a local commission as defined by law. As an affirmative action employer, we actively seek and encourage applications from women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and individuals with protected veteran status.
Reasonable accommodations will be made to all qualified applicants with disabilities.  If you are an individual with a disability who needs assistance or cannot access the online job application system, please contact the job information line at 651.259.3637 or email   Please indicate what assistance is needed.
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