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EMS Lab Instructor

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73107
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Part Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift, 2nd Shift, Rotating, Weekends, After School

Job Description:

To serve as a lab instructor for the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) degree program.  Responsible for assisting the lead instructor in coordinating and facilitating the labs necessary to educate EMS students.

Rate of Pay: $21.00 per hour

Essential Job Functions: 

  1. Participates in the instruction of EMT and Paramedic lab courses.
  2. Function under the direction of the EMS Program Director.
  3. Prepare lab for classes, help dismantle and clean up after lab activities.
  4. Demonstrates the safe and proper use of lab equipment and hazardous or bio hazardous materials.
  5. Provide leadership and positive role modeling for students.
  6. Attend annual program meeting.
  7. Completes all mandatory training.
  8. Perform other duties as assigned.

 The duties listed in this job description are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.



High School Diploma

Work Experience:

  • Minimum of one year field experience with an EMS agency at license level to be taught
  • Current National Registry of EMTs certification as an EMT or Paramedic
  • Current Oklahoma EMT or Paramedic license
  • AHA BLS Provider 
  • AHA ACLS Provider (paramedic only)
  • AHA PALS/PEPP Provider (paramedic only)
  • Willing to work flexible hours to meet program goals and student educational/learning needs.


Preferred Work Experience:

  • Previous teaching experience or field training.  
  • Experience in education technology, simulation technology, or related area.
  • Familiarity with Emergency Medical Responder, Emergency Medical Technician, Advanced Emergency Medical Technician, and Paramedic registry skill and practices.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to educate and assist students with learning of the various skills necessary for EMS education. 
  • Ability to evaluate student performance.  
  • Ability to conduct formative and summative assessment of student learning.  
  • Ability to create and maintain a positive learning environment, displaying and requiring professionalism in all classroom activities.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with EMS agency representatives on meeting program goals and learning outcomes.
  • Ability to adapt and apply laboratory methods, practices and techniques.
  • Ability to follow health and safety procedures and regulations.
  • Ability to work with minimal direct supervision.
  • Passion for assisting customers and representing the OSU brand with positivity and professionalism
  • Evidences a history of demonstrating ethical and professional behavior

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree
  • AHA BLS Instructor
  • AHA ACLS Instructor
  • AHA PALS/PEPP Instructor
  • PHTLS Provider

Working Conditions:

Office and laboratory environment.  Position may require work during evening and/or weekend hours

Physical Requirements:

Instructor will perform duties inside structures or in laboratory simulations. Must be able to perform physical activities such as, but not limited to, lifting up to 75 lbs. unassisted, bending, standing, climbing or walking.  Any items weighting more than 45 lbs. must be team lifted per OSU safety regulations. Must be able to handle and safely dispose of solutions and any hazardous materials wearing appropriate PPE.


The work environment and physical demands described here are representative of those required by an employee to perform the essential functions of this job with or without reasonable accommodations.


Posted: 2019-08-16 Expires: 2038-01-18

Oklahoma State University is a modern land-grant system of interdisciplinary programs that prepares students for success. OSU is America’s Brightest Orange. Through leadership and service, OSU is preparing students for a bright future and building a brighter world for all. As Oklahoma’s only university with a statewide presence, OSU improves the lives of people in Oklahoma, the nation, and the world through integrated, high-quality teaching, research, and outreach. OSU has more than 37,000 students across its five-campus system and more than 25,000 on its combined Stillwater and Tulsa campuses, with students from all 50 states and around 120 nations. Established in 1890, OSU has graduated more than 240,000 students to serve the state of Oklahoma, the nation and the world.

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EMS Lab Instructor

OSU - Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73107

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