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Guest First Aid Paramedic

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 10082283 Location Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States Business Walt Disney World Resort Date posted Jul. 05, 2024

Job Summary:

The desire to help people is in your bones:  That is why you entered the Health Care Profession and became a Paramedic.  Imagine how great it would be to use your skills to help people who are ‘enjoying the magic’ at the most magical place on earth – Walt Disney World!

We assist our Guests when they have the unexpected happen.  We help our Guests with medical needs or help them get to additional care.  We help them restore the Magic of their vacation.

Our Guest First Aid locations are Guest focused, fast paced and have multiple ways to meet the Guests needs.  If you have a passion for Guest Services, helping people with energy, talent and a desire to join an amazing team, please apply today!

We proudly and happily welcome veterans of the US armed forces.

ABOUT YOU:

Responsibilities:

As a 3+ years experienced Paramedic, most of your responsibilities will be familiar to you - making initial contact with people who have a need, listening, thinking of solutions, providing first aid solutions, performing vital signs, and elevating advanced care to a Registered Nurse. There will also be supporting clinical and administrative tasks, such as – collaborating with the nurse for minor and urgent care treatment, assisting with arrangements for transport, assisting Guests with storage of medications and medical equipment, completion of checklists, stocking and inventory of medical supplies and equipment, while maintaining a clean work environment.

You will make sure the highest standards of quality and confidentiality are met at all times, and will be as precise with your documentation as you are with your hands-on patient work.

You will join a team who work while others play.  Keeping Guests safe is something we are very proud to do.  You will have to work on weekends and holidays, but you will also have days off where you can play also.

On any given day, you might:

  • Welcome our Guests with a positive, friendly, helpful attitude who present with a medical question or need.
  • Perform and provide intervention and first aid services within your scope of practice as a Paramedic
  • Work collaboratively with Registered Nurses to escalate assessments and support treatment plans for Guests needing additional care
  • Administer Basic Life Support (including use of AED) when indicated
  • Assist with the arrangements for Guests
  • Complete daily checklist, maintain and stock treatment areas, perform inventory and ordering supply tasks
  • Maintain a clean work area and follow disinfecting protocols
  • Communicate effectively with Registered Nurse colleagues and other Partners
  • Uphold the Walt Disney Company’s standards of business conduct
  • Document and maintain accurate, detailed records related to interactions and treatment provided
  • Quality check work daily to catch any errors or omissions
  • Enjoy the perks of being a Disney Cast Member!

Qualifications – Here is what you need to be successful in the job:

  • Minimum 3+ years as a Paramedic
  • Current BLS Certification
  • National Paramedic Certification
  • State of Florida Paramedic Certification
  • Compassionate, Genuine bedside manner and a deep desire to give the best possible care and Guest service
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Physical stamina to stand for long periods of time, walk, lift, squat, push, pull and/or carry heavy objects up to 30 lbs.
  • Excellent hearing and ability to see, and full use of hands for patient assessment and to control, handle or feel objects and tools
  • Sharp time management skills
  • Willingness and ability to work in a team environment
  • Scrupulously protect patient confidentiality
  • Flexibility to work weekends and holidays, as well as occasional overtime
  • Knowledge of basic computer programs and ability to work with a laptop/desktop
  • Valid Florida Driver’s License

Preferred Qualifications – it would be helpful if you also had:

  • Experience working in fast-paced environments
  • Ability to speak additional languages, i.e. Spanish
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Programs

Education

  • High School or GED Required
  • Some College Preferred

About Walt Disney World Resort:

Since opening in 1971, Walt Disney World Resort has played an important role in many childhood and family memories. Today, hundreds of millions of guests from around the globe visit this magical place to enjoy a Disney vacation. Through a combination of creativity, innovation and technology, the resort immerses guests in classic Disney tales and new kinds of family entertainment. Drawing from a rich heritage of storytelling, Walt Disney World Resort cast members bring Disney magic to life through unmatched attention to detail and superior guest service.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise that includes three core business segments: Disney Entertainment, ESPN, and Disney Experiences. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc., which is part of a business we call Walt Disney World Resort.

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney champions a business environment where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a constantly evolving world.

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