Paramedic Basic

Paramedic
American Medical Response - Stockton - stockton, California

Apr 6, 2021


Application Deadline:
May 8, 2021

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$29.64+ hourly

Job Description

AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE

A Global Medical Response Solution

$5,000 SIGN-ON BONUS FOR EXTERNAL FULL-TIME HIRES!*

*CONDITIONS APPLY

POSITION: Paramedic, Full-Time

LOCATION: Stockton, CA (San Joaquin County)

POSITION SUMMARY: The mission and purpose this position is to compassionately deliver high-quality service and basic, as well as advanced patient care in a professional, caring and cost-effective manner. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assess each call situation to determine best course of action and appropriate protocol.
  • Utilize medical equipment and procedures including defibrillator, EKG monitor, oxygen and suction devices, intravenous fluids, CPR and other procedures and medications as required to provide advanced medical care.
  • Develop and utilize triage skills to provide optimal efficiency during calls.
  • Provide patient care according to clinical protocols and safety requirements.
  • Lift and move patients as required to provide optimum care.
  • Communicate with receiving facility to receive medical direction and to provide critical information.  
  • Other duties as defined by the formal job description

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS:

*Please upload color photos of the following to your Candidate Profile (within the Dashboard) for review. The title of the photo should reflect the type of document being submitted. 

  • CA State & County Paramedic Cards
  • CA Driver's License
  • CA Ambulance Driver's License
  • American Heart Association BLS & ACLS Cards
  • Medical Examiner's Certificate

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED).
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Driving Record in compliance with AMR's Safety & Driving policy (proof required if conditional employment offer is made).
  • Some advanced education preferred.
  • ICS-100 (Incident Command System FEMA training); ICS-200 (Incident Command System FEMA training); ICS-700 (Incident Command System FEMA training) preferred.
  • Some past work experience, preferably in healthcare desired.
  • Effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills. 
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks, work independently and as a team member, employ discretion and confidentiality in sensitive areas, read, interpret, and follow instructions.

Global Medical Response and its family of companies are an Equal Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Disabled

Job Requirements

  • Age: 18+
  • Education: High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience: Some past work experience, preferably in healthcare desired

Contact Information

Alice Meltzer Wiens

American Medical Response - Stockton
400 S. Fresno Ave.
stockton, California 95202
phone: (480) 606-3709

How to Apply

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