Posted: Tuesday, September 12, 2017 2:14 PM
Status: Full:Time Job Title : Paramedic
Location : Antelope Valley Department: Operations
Reports to : Operations Supervisor
Employees must apply through Home Portal, Success Factors, Careers.
The mission and purpose this position is to compassionately deliver high:quality service and basic, as well as advanced patient care in a professional, caring and cost:effective manner.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
:Assess each call situation to determine best course of action and appropriate protocol.
:Utilize medical equipment and procedures including defibrillator, EKG monitor, oxygen and suction devices, intravenous fluids, CPR and other procedures and medications as required to provide advanced medical care.
:Develop and utilize triage skills to provide optimal efficiency during calls.
:Provide patient care according to clinical protocols and safety requirements
Lift and move patients as required to provide optimum care.
:Communicate with receiving facility to receive medical direction and to provide critical information.
Other duties as defined by the formal job description
:High school diploma or equivalent (GED).
:Ca Drivers License
:Ambulance Drivers License (from DMV)
:Medical Examiners Card or DL51 (from DMV)
:State of California Paramedic License
:CPR Card (American Heart Association ONLY, Health Care Provider. Hand written cards are not acceptable)
:ACLS Card (American Heart Association ONLY, hand written cards are not acceptable)
:PALS (American Heart Association ONLY, hand written cards are not acceptable) OR PEPP (only required for Riverside, LA and Ventura Co. applicants)
:H:6 DMV print out (10yr. driving record; cannot be older than 30 days, online printouts are not acceptable)
:ICS courses, please refer to link training.fema.gov/IS/NIMS.asp.
IS:100B (ICS 100)
IS:200B (ICS 200)
EOE including Veterans and Disabled
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