Emergency Medical Technician - Basic
AMED - Altoona, Pennsylvania
- Application Deadline:
- 14.33 per hour
We are currently accepting applications for a full-time EMT. 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.
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 five stations with a normal staffing of 5 to 8 ALS/BLS units and a Field Supervisor.
Current shifts include:
We offer a complete benefits package, paid leave, and paid holidays.
- Age: 21
- Education: High School
Candidate must maintain the following throughout employment:
- PA Department of Health EMT certification
- PA driver’s license
- PA EMSVO certification (EMS vehicle operator)
- ITLS, BTLS, or PHTLS
- PA Childline clearance
- FBI Criminal History clearance