Paramedic Jobs in Independence, MO

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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Octapharma Plasma, Inc. - Kansas City, KS (11 miles from Independence, MO)
The role of an EMT/Paramedic at Octapharma Plasma is rewarding in every sense of the word....
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4 days ago
Saint Luke's - Kansas City, KS (11 miles from Independence, MO)
The Paramedic must have a current Kansas Paramedic Certification and more than 1 year of Paramedic experience....
4 days ago
Lees Summit, MO (14 miles from Independence, MO)
John Knox Villlage has hiring incentives for CNAs, mechanics, paramedics, housekeeping and food service associates. Also seeking hair stylists and grounds associates....
20 days ago
Octapharma Plasma, Inc. - Gladstone, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
The role of an EMT/Paramedic at Octapharma Plasma is rewarding in every sense of the word....
25 days ago
Worlds of Fun - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Operate equipment, such as electrocardiograms (EKGs), external defibrillators, or bag valve mask resuscitators, in advanced life support environtments....
26 days ago
Grifols Inc. - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
currently certified/licensed in the state of employment and according to state requirements as an Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (or equivalent), Licensed Practical Nurse, Licensed Vocation Nurse, Paramedic...
45+ days ago
Saint Lukes Health System - Roeland Park, KS (13 miles from Independence, MO)
Paramedic Kansas State License. Current BLS and ACLS required. Current PALS preferred. 1 year required as a Paramedic and 3 years preferred....
60+ days ago
Constellis - Independence, MO
License NREMT-P Basic Life Support Certification Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification NIMS ICS 100, 200, 700, 800 Additional Qualifications: Must be a US citizen (or have proof of legal...
90+ days ago
Metropolitan Community College - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Current Missouri EMT /Paramedic License. Current Basic Cardiac Life Support certification. EMS Instructor OR Fire Service Instructor I OR Fire Service Instructor II Certification....
90+ days ago
John Knox Village - Lees Summit, MO (14 miles from Independence, MO)
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS Administers advanced life support to and transports sick or injured persons to medical facility, working as member of emergency medical team....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Independence, MO

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Paramedic Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Head and Neck Anatomy
This will teach you all the anatomy of head and neck as required for medical curriculum. It is useful for medical, paramedical, masters students and anyone interested in anatomy of head and neck...

Emergency Skills Made Easy
The time between calling 911 and paramedics arriving is VITAL for increasing patient outcomes.  Unfortunately, being prepared and capable to handle an emergency is the exception and not the...

Thorax and Abdomen Anatomy
This is a course that teaches you fundamentals of thorax and abdominal anatomy. This course is for medical, paramedical, nursing, dental students. Masters in Anatomy and PhDs can also find it...

Salary for Paramedic Jobs in Independence, MO

This is the average annual salary for Paramedic jobs in Independence, MO as reported by the BLS.


Highest Education Level

Paramedics in Independence, MO 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 Independence, MO
  • Less than 1 year (34.6%)
  • None (32.5%)
  • 1-2 years (17.9%)
  • 2-4 years (9.9%)
  • 4-6 years (5.1%)