Paramedic Jobs in Gretna, LA

Provide first response for 911 calls. Paramedics travel in ambulances and deliver medical aid in emergency situations. Some common duties for these healthcare professionals include CPR, shock prevention, bleeding management, and spinal protection. They monitor patients’ conditions and transfer them to hospital care.

Paramedics must be able to remain calm under pressure and perform life-saving procedures with maximum speed and accuracy. Because they interact with people in high-stress environments, they must be compassionate and emotionally stable.

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Ochsner Health System - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
This job provides high quality, advanced life support in a pre-hospital setting....
23 hours ago
Ochsner Health System - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
Required Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification from the American Heart Association Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) Certification to be obtained within 30 days of hire Paramedic License in the...
10 hours ago
A-MMED Ambulance Inc - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
JOB SUMMARY: The Paramedic provides appropriate and effective pre-hospital basic and advanced life support care and transportation of the sick and injured in accordance with local, regional and A-MED...
10 days ago
A-MMED Ambulance Inc - Gretna, LA
JOB SUMMARY: The Paramedic provides appropriate and effective pre-hospital basic and advanced life support care and transportation of the sick and injured in accordance with local, regional and A-MED...
11 days ago
Octapharma Plasma - Gretna, LA
The role of an EMT/Paramedic at Octapharma Plasma is rewarding in every sense of the word....
13 days ago
Acadian Ambulance - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
Administers prompt and efficient basic, intermediate and advanced life support care within the limits of licensure or certification and in accordance with approved protocols prior to and during transport...
14 days ago
Octapharma Plasma, Inc. - Gretna, LA
The role of an EMT/Paramedic at Octapharma Plasma is rewarding in every sense of the word....
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14 days ago
Ochsner Clinic Foundation - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
Education Required - High school diploma or equivalent Graduation from an approved Paramedic Program Work Experience Required - None Preferred - Emergency Medical Services (EMS) or Hospital Experience...
15 days ago
Ochsner Health System - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
Required Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification from the American Heart Association Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) Certification to be obtained within 30 days of hire Paramedic License in the...
15 days ago
Acadian Ambulance - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
Participates in activities such as blood pressure or immunization clinics that promote the Community Paramedicine division and the Acadian organization....
16 days ago
Tulane University - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
The Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nephrology at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, in partnership with the Childrens Hospital of New Orleans (CHNOLA), is seeking a...
60+ days ago
Touro - Marrero, LA (7 miles from Gretna, LA)
The paramedic works under the supervision of the ED physician in conjunction with ED Nursing leadership....
60+ days ago
CSL Plasma - Kenner, LA (12 miles from Gretna, LA)
the business.16 Bilingual skills may be required, at the discretion of the organization, to meet the needs of the business.17 Perform other job-related duties as assigned.Education Graduation from a paramedic...
90+ days ago
Touro - New Orleans, LA (3 miles from Gretna, LA)
Minimum Requirements: Minimum of one (1) year pediatric patient care experience or one (1) year field experience as Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Gretna, LA

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Salary for Paramedic Jobs in Gretna, LA

This is the average annual salary for Paramedic jobs in Gretna, LA as reported by the BLS.

$52,562

Highest Education Level

Paramedics in Gretna, LA offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (25.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (21.3%)
  • High School or GED (18.9%)
  • Master's Degree (5.8%)
  • Some College (2.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.7%)
  • Some High School (0.6%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Paramedics in Gretna, LA
  • Less than 1 year (34.6%)
  • None (32.5%)
  • 1-2 years (17.9%)
  • 2-4 years (9.9%)
  • 4-6 years (5.1%)