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Providence Associate Emergency Technician – Emergency Services in Walla Walla, Washington


Associate Emergency Technician in Emergency Services Unit at Providence St. Mary Medical Center, Walla Walla, WA

The ER Technician I supports the clinical team by performing assigned tasks and activities according to skill level and patient needs as assessed and delegated by the Registered Nurse. These activities may include patient care such as obtaining vital signs and weights, patient comfort and hygiene interventions, assistance with toileting, transporting patients by gurney or wheelchair, and miscellaneous duties in assisting the physician and nursing team. The ER Technician I performs routine stocking and organizing of department supplies and equipment and prepares rooms between patients maintaining a safe and clean environment. The ER Technician I also performs receptionist and clerical duties including such functions as: transcription of physician orders, retrieving computer data, computerized order entry, maintenance of ER Registry and filing of patient records. The ER Technician I supports the patient care activities by providing a calm and organized demeanor during potential stressful or traumatic clinical situations. Employee will be expected to perform most job duties independently and in accordance with established departmental and hospital policies and procedures.

Providence caregivers are not simply valued – they’re invaluable. Join our team at Providence St. Mary Medical Center and thrive in our culture of patient-focused, whole-person care built on understanding, commitment, and mutual respect. Your voice matters here, because we know that to inspire and retain the best people, we must empower them.

Available opportunities:

  • Part-time, 0.3 FTE (12 working hours per week), evening shift

  • Full-time, 0.9 FTE (36 working hours per week), day shift

Required Qualifications:

  • Required upon hire: Washington Nursing Assistant Certification License Or

  • Required upon hire: Washington Medical Assistant Certification Or

  • Required within 60 days of hire: Washington Medical Assistant Registration

  • Required upon hire: National Provider BLS - American Heart Association

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1 year of hospital, physician office, emergency services, or other medical setting.

Why Join Providence?

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally, and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.

Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.

About the Team

Providence has been serving the Inland Northwest since 1886 when Mother Joseph and the Sisters of Providence founded Sacred Heart Medical Center. Today, Providence is the largest health care provider in Washington located in communities large and small across the state. In eastern Washington, Providence provides care throughout Spokane, Stevens and Walla Walla counties.

Our award-winning and comprehensive medical centers are known for outstanding programs in cancer, cardiology, neurosciences, orthopedics, women's services, emergency and trauma care, pediatrics and neonatal intensive care. Our not-for-profit network also provides a full spectrum of care with leading-edge diagnostics and treatment, outpatient health centers, physician groups and clinics, numerous outreach programs, and hospice and home care.

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to the principle that every workforce member has the right to work in surroundings that are free from all forms of unlawful discrimination and harassment on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. We believe diversity makes us stronger, so we are dedicated to shaping an inclusive workforce, learning from each other, and creating equal opportunities for advancement.

Requsition ID: 285808
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Technical Services
Job Function: Clinical Care
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Shift:
Career Track: Clinical Support
Department: 3020 EMERGENCY SVCS
Address: WA Walla Walla 401 W Poplar St
Work Location: St Mary Medical Center-Walla Walla
Pay Range: $16.37 - $25.00
The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.
Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.

Providence offers a comprehensive benefits package including a retirement 401(k) Savings Plan with employer matching, health care benefits (medical, dental, vision), life insurance, disability insurance, time off benefits (paid parental leave, vacations, holidays, health issues), voluntary benefits, well-being resources and much more. Learn more at