Emergency Medical Technician - Basic
CARE Ambulance - Montgomery, Alabama

Application Deadline:

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$based on experience annual

Job Description

++Position Summary:++ The primary responsibility of the Advanced EMT is to respond to emergency and non-emergency requests. Provides emergency medical care, patient assessment and care and transport services.

++Essential Functions:++ The Advanced EMT may be assigned one or more duties. These duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Presents himself/herself in a professional manner and displays a good public image for the employee and Falck USA in accordance with company policy.
  • Adheres to the policies and procedures of Falck USA, including the operation’s Standard Operating Procedures and Medical Protocols.
  • Participates and completes all daily assignments proficiently, punctually and in accordance with the directives of the Operations Supervisor, General Manager and other management team members.
  • Completes appropriate documentation in accordance with company policies and procedures.
  • Provides an environment and equipment conducive to safety for patients, family members, visitors, and employees, and in compliance with set precautions and approved standards. Assesses risks to patient safety.
  • Operates the emergency vehicle in a safe manner at all times.
  • Maintains vehicles and stations in a clean and presentable manner at all times. The employee shall strive to exceed Falck USA expectations for cleanliness of the vehicles and stations.
  • Responds to instructions from dispatcher and drives specially equipped emergency vehicles to specified locations.
  • Maintains communications equipment, medical equipment and supplies in accordance with applicable standards.
  • Perform other job related duties as assigned by Management.
  • In addition to Basic life support treatment and transportation of sick and injured persons, an Advanced EMT is also licensed to perform the following:
    • Placement of Blind Insertion Airway Device (BIAD).
    • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP).
    • Peripheral venipuncture and intravenous administration of fluids, to include intraosseous infusion;
    • Adult and pediatric intraosseous cannulation (IO)
    • Administration of Dextrose, Nitroglycerin, Naloxone, Albuterol, Nitruous Oxide, Epinephrine (IM only), Glucagon Ondansetron, Thiamine, Diphenhydramine, and Normal Saline.
  • Providing emergency medical treatment, while not exceeding the level of skill, training and certification of the individual employee.
  • Full compliance with all applicable state, local, and federal regulations and laws, pertaining to but not limited to protocols, standards of care, motor vehicle operations, and patient rights.
  • Observes patient, records significant conditions and treatments rendered.
  • Takes temperature, pulse, blood pressure, and other vital signs to detect deviations from normal and assess condition of patient.
  • Prepares inventories and stocks supplies and inspects equipment for proper operation.

++Qualifications:++ To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The individual in this position must possess the following qualifications:

  • Current state driver’s license.
  • Satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Falck USA Driving Policy.
  • Other qualifications specific to the local operation and/or contract.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with other employees and medical agencies to provide the highest level of patient care.
  • Ability to read and interpret all required documents and write required reports and correspondence.
  • Physical ability to perform all tasks required in the performance of typical EMT duties including but not limited to bending/stooping, pushing, pulling, lifting at established weight requirements, climbing, working at heights, etc. (satisfactorily meet company physical assessments/tests).
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with an ability to work effectively with a diverse range of individuals, teams, managers, supervisors, and external customers. Excellent ability to communicate and work cohesively across Department lines.
  • Must have the ability to consistently deliver outstanding customer service to all internal and external customers.
  • Strong organization skills and attentiveness to detail.
  • Ability to maintain a professional manner and appearance at all times.
  • Current Emergency Vehicle Operator Certificate or Falck USA equivalent
  • State required courses

++Education Requirements:++ The individual in this position must possess the following education requirements:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED.
  • Current state Advanced EMT certification

Job Requirements

  • Age: 19
  • Education: See Job Summary
  • Experience: See Job Summary

Contact Informaton

Madison Matthews

CARE Ambulance
Montgomery, Alabama 36107
phone: 330-342-1399

How to Apply

Contact Madison at or 330-342-1399

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