Emergency Medical Technician - Health Screener - Part Time

Job Id
Job Location
Carlsbad, CA
Employment Type
Part Time Temporary
Health Care

Concentra, one of the largest health care companies in the nation, has an opening for an Emergency Medical Technician - Health Screener. The primary role of the Concentra Health Screener Specialist is to observe associates self-collecting specimens by either anterior nasal swabbing or saliva collection, and to ensure adequate specimens are obtained. Concentra colleagues will intervene only if they see an Associate performing a self-collection inaccurately based on the visual testing instructions or if the Associate has a question. Secondary roles include maintaining a clean environment, assuring a safe environment for all involved including wearing masks and social distancing, assisting associates with the test process, and helping onsite leaders assure protocol is being followed. As a Concentra colleague, you will represent our company professionally and with positive behaviors and attitudes consistent with our Orange Book Values.  

Based on the needs of the client, this position is ongoing temporary.

Position hours:

  • Mondays - 6:30am - 10am, and Tuesdays - 6:30am - 10am
  • Greets patients, communicates wait times, and directs them accordingly
  • Checks patients in appropriate patient management system in accordance with client company protocols
  • Explains all required forms to patients and ensures proper completion of all paperwork
  • Checks out patients in appropriate patient management system according to procedure, and distributes records according to the Employer’s protocols
  • Observes serial viral RNA testing (anterior nasal swab and/or saliva) on asymptomatic associates
  • Follows HIPAA guidelines and safety rules
  • Performs duties to achieve or exceed established service standards
  • Assists in maintaining a neat, clean, and orderly appearance throughout the assigned work area
  • Perform other duties as assigned. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


  • Certification as an Emergency Medical Technician.


  • 12 months' experience preferred in job related field.


  • Demonstrated knowledge of clinical procedures.
  • Demonstrated medical knowledge, techniques, and information needed to treat injuries.
  • Demonstrated ability to administer first aid/emergency care.
  • Demonstrated ability to speak effectively and convey information to supervisors, peers, and customers.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of human behavior and performance.
  • Demonstrated ability use judgment and perform critical thinking.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate and control equipment or systems.

This job requires access to confidential and sensitive information, requiring ongoing discretion and secure information management.

Concentra is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/veterans

We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or medical or veteran status in accordance with federal law. In addition, Concentra Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws prohibiting discrimination in employment in every jurisdiction in which it maintains facilities.

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