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Working Conditions

  • May be exposed to infectious and contagious diseases
  • May be exposed to toxic chemicals
  • Handles emergency or crisis situations
  • Occasionally required to work irregular hours
  • Travel required

Physical Demands and Sensory Requirements:

  • Extremely heavy physical effort: lift/carry over 50 lbs.
  • Prolonged, extensive or considerable standing/walking.
  • Lifts, positions, push and/or transfer patients.
  • Lifts equipment/supplies.
  • Pushes/pulls, moves/lifts heavy equipment/supplies.
  • Transports patients in wheelchairs.
  • Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching.
  • Hearing sensitivity bilaterally within normal limits (0-24.db HL)  aided/non-aided and/or speech discrimination within functional limits for telephone and personal communication.
  • Visual acuity of 20/60 in at least one eye with or without correction.
  • Color perception
  • Ability to effectively communicate the English language, both orally and written.