Paramedic (Full Time)

Sunstar Paramedics - Largo, Florida

Application Deadline:

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$17.51 hourly
Top Pay:
$19.26 hourly

Job Description

This position reports to a Supervisor. Paramedics are accountable for responding to all assigned calls in the most appropriate and efficient manner, providing the highest standards of patient care while providing 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), International Trauma Life Support (ITLS), 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 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 Medical Education (CME) courses on a monthly basis.
  • Performs other such duties as may be required.

Additional Information

As part of employment, Sunstar Paramedics offers two plans for full-time paramedics:

5-35 plan
Full-time paramedics who join the 5-35 plan can receive:

  • $35,000 cash bonus after five years of full-time employment
  • $5,000 sign-on bonus
  • Relocation assistance

3-6-9 plan
Full-time paramedics who join the 3-6-9 plan can receive:

  • A choice of:
    • $15,000 cash bonus after three years of full-time employment
    • OR
    • $30,000 cash bonus after six years of full-time employment
    • OR
    • $50,000 cash bonus after nine years of full-time employment
    • AND $5,000 sign-on bonus and relocation assistance

Job Requirements

  • Age: Must be at least 20 years of age
  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience: See list below
  • Current Florida Paramedic certification (Information for out-of-state applicants or to renew click here)
  • Valid Florida Driver's License
  • Basic Trauma Life Support (BTLS) certification
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • CPR certification

Contact Informaton

Malachi White

Sunstar Paramedics
12490 Ulmerton Road
Largo, Florida 33774
phone: 727-212-3592

How to Apply

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