Paramedic Jobs in Polkville, NC

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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LifePoint Hospitals - Rutherfordton, NC (22 miles from Polkville, NC)
Certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS) required Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) within 3 months of hire Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within 3 months of hire Handle with care...
22 days ago
Blue Ridge HealthCare - Morganton, NC (24 miles from Polkville, NC)
The paramedic collaborates with a multi-disciplinary team to provide care as appropriate to the population served and in compliance with standards of practice.# The paramedic will provide care to patients...
30+ days ago
Blue Ridge HealthCare - Valdese, NC (22 miles from Polkville, NC)
The paramedic collaborates with a multi-disciplinary team to provide care as appropriate to the population served and in compliance with standards of practice.# The paramedic will provide care to patients...
30+ days ago
Caromont Health - Cherryville, NC (14 miles from Polkville, NC)
Paramedic: High school diploma or equivalent. BLS required. Completion of Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic program. Current certification as EMT-Paramedic. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability...
30+ days ago
CaroMont Health - Cherryville, NC (14 miles from Polkville, NC)
Paramedic:# High school diploma or equivalent. BLS required. Completion of Emergency Medical Technician # Paramedic program. Current certification as EMT-Paramedic. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability #...
30+ days ago
LifePoint Hospitals - Rutherfordton, NC (22 miles from Polkville, NC)
Required Skills Certifications: Basic Life Support (BLS) required Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) within 3 months of hire Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within 3 months of hire Handle...
30+ days ago
Watertown Regional Medical Center - Rutherfordton, NC (22 miles from Polkville, NC)
While working the Paramedic shall continue to practice under the license of the nurse and Facility CNO....
30+ days ago
LifePoint Health - Rutherfordton, NC (22 miles from Polkville, NC)
Certifications : Basic Life Support (BLS) required Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) within 3 months of hire Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within 3 months of hire Handle with care...
60+ days ago
Blue Ridge HealthCare - Morganton, NC (24 miles from Polkville, NC)
Office Assistant Program, Clinical Medical Assistant Program, Registered Medical Assistant or Emergency Medical Technician Program, current certification as a CMA, CCMA, RMA, EMT-Intermediate, or EMT-Paramedic...
90+ days ago
Blue Ridge HealthCare - Rutherford College, NC (24 miles from Polkville, NC)
Office Assistant Program, Clinical Medical Assistant Program, Registered Medical Assistant or Emergency Medical Technician Program, current certification as a CMA, CCMA, RMA, EMT-Intermediate, or EMT-Paramedic...
90+ days ago

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 Polkville, NC

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

$43,802

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Highest Education Level

Paramedics in Polkville, NC 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 (5.9%)
  • 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 Polkville, NC
  • Less than 1 year (34.6%)
  • None (32.5%)
  • 1-2 years (17.9%)
  • 2-4 years (9.9%)
  • 4-6 years (5.1%)