Paramedic Jobs in Los Altos, CA

Provide first response for 911 calls. Paramedics travel in ambulances and deliver medical aid in emergency situations. Some common duties for these healthcare professionals include CPR, shock prevention, bleeding management, and spinal protection. They monitor patients’ conditions and transfer them to hospital care.

Paramedics must be able to remain calm under pressure and perform life-saving procedures with maximum speed and accuracy. Because they interact with people in high-stress environments, they must be compassionate and emotionally stable.

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AMR, Inc - San Leandro, CA (24 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Minimum of 2 years full-time 911 paramedic experience. CA State Driver's License. CA Ambulance Driver's License CA State Paramedic License. Alameda County Paramedic License/Accreditation....
2 days ago
City of Santa Cruz - Santa Cruz, CA (20 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Delivery of emergency medical services for both Basic and Advanced Life Support (BLS/ALS) care....
3 days ago
AMR, Inc - Burlingame, CA (18 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Current state Paramedic License and maintain currency. Possess a valid State Drivers License. Current BCLS, ACLS, PALS or PEPP, BTLS or PHTLS Provider Certification and maintain currency....
5 days ago
AMR, Inc - San Jose, CA (14 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Some advanced education preferred Current state Paramedic License Possess a valid State Drivers License Current BCLS, ACLS, PALS or PEPP, BTLS or PHTLS Provider Certification (where applicable or required...
17 days ago
American Medical Response - Scotts Valley, CA (20 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Must be able to successfully pass Physical Agility Test for paramedics.?...
30+ days ago
AMR, Inc - San Leandro, CA (24 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Minimum of 2 years full-time 911 paramedic experience. CA State Driver's License. CA Ambulance Driver's License CA State Paramedic License. Alameda County Paramedic License/Accreditation....
30+ days ago
City of Milpitas - Milpitas, CA (18 miles from Los Altos, CA)
Firefighter/Paramedic Trainee: Recent experience preferred but not required. Evidence of training and experience as a preceptor in a paramedic field training program is highly desirable....
30+ days ago
Foothill-DeAnza Community College District - Los Altos, CA
PT Paramedic Instructor HR EMPLOYMENT/CAREERS PART-TIME PARAMEDIC INSTRUCTOR Foothill-De Anza Community College District is establishing a pool of qualified applicants for this position....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Los Altos, CA

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Salary for Paramedic Jobs in Los Altos, CA

This is the average annual salary for Paramedic jobs in Los Altos, CA as reported by the BLS.

$43,693

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Highest Education Level

Paramedics in Los Altos, CA offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (25.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (21.4%)
  • High School or GED (18.8%)
  • Master's Degree (5.8%)
  • Some College (2.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.7%)
  • Some High School (0.6%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Paramedics in Los Altos, CA
  • Less than 1 year (34.6%)
  • None (32.5%)
  • 1-2 years (17.9%)
  • 2-4 years (9.9%)
  • 4-6 years (5.1%)