Paramedic (full-time)

Paramedic
AMED - Altoona, Pennsylvania


Application Deadline:

Salary Information

Salary:
19.60 per hour

Job Description

We are currently accepting applications for a full-time Paramedic.  The candidate will function as part of a two-person EMS crew that responds to both 911 calls and non-emergency transfers and provides quality patient care and performs other EMS related duties.  The position is on a rotational schedule to all shifts until the candidate qualifies to bid into a permanent shift.

Additional Information

We are a career EMS municipal authority serving the majority of Blair County in south central Pennsylvania, which contains urban, suburban, and rural communities.  We operate out of 5 stations with a normal staffing of 5 to 8 ALS/BLS units and a Field Supervisor. 

Current shifts include:

0700-1900H

1900-0700H

0700-1500H

1500-2300H

1100-2300H

1400-2400H

We offer a complete benefits package, paid leave, and paid holidays.

Job Requirements

  • Age: 21
  • Education: High School

Candidate must maintain the following throughout employment:

  • PA Department of Health Paramedic certification
  • PA driver's license
  • PA EMSVO certification (EMS vehicle operator)
  • PALS
  • ACLS
  • CPR
  • ITLS, BTLS, or PHTLS
  • PA Childline clearance
  • FBI Criminal History clearance

Contact Informaton

AMED
Altoona, Pennsylvania 16602
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