19 June 2016


Employer: Merck
Location: West Point, PA, USA



Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company – one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.

Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.

Paramedic role responsibilities include but are not limited to:

- Managing initial evaluation/treatment of work related injuries
- Handling clinic visits for non-occupational minor illnesses/injuries- Follow up on work related injuries and disability management/return to work cases
- Responding to medical emergencies both in Health Services and on the plant site
- Perform annual medical surveillance testing/clearances for the site employees, contractors and other visitors

The Health Services is open 24/7 for the site and shifts involve days/evenings/nights/weekends as assigned.


- Minimum of a High School diploma or GED is required
- Associates degree or higher is preferred

- Minimum of 2 years active recent work experience as a Paramedic within an EMS station
- Current Medical Command possessing current BLS/ACLS/PALS/EVOC certifications
- Successful completion of a certified Paramedic training program with a certificate in good standing in Pennsylvania National Registry
- Strong computer skills using Microsoft Office
- Strong verbal and written communication skills
- This will require that you undergo titer testing

- Outpatient medical clinic or emergency department experience
- National Registry certification (NREMT)

Our employees are the key to our company’s success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Our Company’s benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives. If you need an accommodation for the application process please email us at staffingaadar@merck.com.

Search Firm Representatives Please Read Carefully:

Merck & Co., Inc. is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of the referral or through other means.

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Merck is an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of its manifestations.

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