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Paramedic

Paramedic
Cole County EMS - Jefferson City, Missouri


Application Deadline:

Salary Information

Salary:
19.33 hourly

Job Description

Job Title:              Paramedic

Exempt:               No

Reports To:         Assistant Chief/Deputy Chief/Chief

Date Revised:    February 14, 2017

Summary:

Paramedics are accountable for responding to all assigned calls in the most appropriate, efficient, and professional manner, providing the highest standards of patient care while maintaining a safe and hazard-free environment. The Paramedic contributes to overall patient care in the areas of patient assessment, treatment, packaging, and transport.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prompt and regular attendance at work.
  • Provide quality patient care utilizing thorough knowledge and appropriate administration of Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS), PALS / PEPP, (or any of the approved equivalents) and approved medical protocols.
  • Assess and treat with appropriate techniques (resources and equipment), any medical situation while maintaining the highest standard of patient care and professionalism according to current company standards.
  • Must maintain neat and professional appearance at all times in accordance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP).
  • Maintain the ambulance and equipment in a clean, organized, and response ready mode.
  • Complete all patient care reports in a timely fashion as required by Alameda County EMS for each response with appropriate and complete patient care documentation and billing information.
  • Maintain a positive and professional working relationship with other individuals within the community and EMS system.
  • Responsible for adhering to all policies and procedures provided in the Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), Medical Operations Manual, and Code of Conduct.
  • Responsible for maintaining current state and county certifications.
  • Must attend all Continuing Education courses as required.
  • Performs other such duties as may be required.

Additional Information

Full Time / Part Time

Job Requirements

  • Age: 21
  • Education: MO Paramedic / NREMT-Paramedic
  • Experience: 1 year EMS

Contact Informaton

Kevin Wieberg

Cole County EMS
Jefferson City, Missouri
phone: 573-634-5678

How to Apply

ccemsadmin@colecounty.org

 

1736 Southridge Dr

Jefferson City MO 65109

 

www.colecountyems.org

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