Education: High school diploma plus specialized training.
Experience: Minimum of one year nursing experience.
Licenses or Certifications: LPN, RN, paramedic with TN license. BCLS certified.
_____ Level 1 – Requires some concentration and normal attention. Generally, once the job is learned, the tasks can be performed more or less automatically.
_____ Level 2 – Requires high periods of concentration intermittently and normal attention. Generally, even once the job is learned, tasks will require normal attention to deal with recurring variables.
X Level 3 – Requires a high level of concentration and high level of attention intermittently. Generally, the approach to tasks may be consistent, but the number of steps required and/or the number of variables involved creates the possibility of errors unless the incumbent pays close attention.
Activity Approximate % of Time Comments
Sitting 20% Average depending on work site
Standing 40% Average depending on work site
Walking 40% Average depending on work site
Approximate percentage of time spent lifting, pulling and/or pushing: 30% (average)
Maximum number of pounds required (with or without assistance): 75-100 lbs.
Types of objects the incumbent is required to lift/pull/push: Patients, charts, files, supplies.
Machines and Equipment Used:
Machines, Equipment, Tools Approximate % of Time Degree of Hand:Eye Coordination Required
- Computer Varies Normal
- Telephone Varies Normal
- Photocopier, fax machine Varies Normal
- Needle, syringe Varies High
- Various pieces of medical equipment Varies Normal to High
Approximate percentage of time incumbent spends in "on-the job" travel, excluding commuting to regular work location: From no travel to regular travel between work sites.