Job ID: 236075030

Job Summary
Bonus/Commission
Yes
Job Description

$5,000 SIGN ON BONUS TO NEWLY HIRED PARAMEDICS!
(Certain restrictions apply)
 

PARAMEDIC
(Full & Part-Time)

Essential Functions

  • Must be capable of utilizing all EMT-B and AEMT intermediate skills and equipment.
  • Must be able to perform under Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Basic Trauma Life Support (BTLS) standards.
  • Must be knowledgeable and competent in the use of a cardiac monitor/defibrillator and intravenous drugs and fluids.
  • Responds to calls when dispatched and may drive ambulance to emergency site using most expeditious route permitted by weather and road conditions.
  • Assesses the safety of the scene, gains access to the patient, assesses extent of injury or illness.
  • Communicates with dispatcher requesting additional assistance or services as necessary.
  • Assesses and monitors vital signs and general appearance of patient for change.
  • Assists with lifting, carrying, and properly loading patient into the ambulance.
  • Reports verbally and in writing observations of the patient’s emergency and care provided.
  • Account for and inspect vehicle, equipment, and supplies. Resolve any vehicle, equipment, and supplies issues, within their capability.
  • Relay operational issues regarding their crew, vehicle, equipment, and supplies to the Shift Leader.
  • Receive complaints from other agencies, facility staff, patients, families, and others affected by the company’s EMS operations, and immediately notify the on-duty Shift Leader. 


Qualifications

  • Ability to communicate effectively via telephone and radio equipment.
  • Ability to lift, carry and balance up to 125 pounds (250 pounds with assistance)
  • Ability to interpret oral, written, and diagnostic form instructions.
  • Ability to interview patients, patient family members and bystanders.
  • Ability to document, in writing, all relevant information in prescribed format in light of legal ramifications of such.
  • Ability to work with other providers to make appropriate patient care decisions.
  • Must currently be certified by the New York State Department of Health, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services as an AEMT-Paramedic.
  • Must be capable of utilizing EMT-B and AEMT intermediate skills and equipment
  • Must be able to perform under Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Basic Trauma Life Support (BTLS) standards.
  • Must be knowledgeable and competent in the use of a cardiac monitor/defibrillator and intravenous drugs and fluids. The EMT-Paramedic has reached the highest level of pre-hospital care certification.


Preferred Qualifications

  • Must possess and maintain Class “D” New York State Driver License or higher or analogous equivalent from another jurisdiction without record of suspension or revocation in any State.


EEO Statement
Mohawk Ambulance provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics.

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COMPANY OVERVIEW

Mohawk Ambulance Service

Mohawk Ambulance Service is a family business with dedicated and caring professionals. We strive to offer the very best emergency medical care and our highly trained professionals are ready and available around-the-clock to respond to you whenever you need assistance.

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