Benefits available to this position: Sign-on bonus for eligible candidates Health/Dental/Vision Insurance Retirement with Employer Match Onsite daycare with extended hours, holidays, weekends 20% Tuition discount on most classes at Cox College Job Summary The Paramedic acts as the primary director of care in emergency and non-emergency situations by providing efficient and immediate care for patients.
Responsible for examining, evaluating and providing quick diagnoses in order to administer immediate and proper medical care.
Responsible for providing basic medical support including CPR, AED, ventilation, controlling hemorrhaging, etc.
The Paramedic also performs more invasive techniques to stabilize the patients condition.
The Paramedic is responsible for documenting all aspects of care provided under their direction by EMS services.
Operates the ambulance in various road conditions to safely transport patients to medical facilities.
Job Requirements Education Required:
High School Diploma or Equivalent Experience Preferred: Previous EMT experience Skills Must be 21 years of age Calmly and efficiently perform and make appropriate decisions rapidly under stress in emergency situations.
Ability to work outdoors.
Ability to follow instructions.
Is familiar with age specific needs for the patient population served.
Licensure/Certification/Registration Required: Current Missouri licensure as E.M.T.- P AND For-hire drivers license (Class E) or greater (CDL) for operation of an ambulance in the state of residence AND BLS, ACLS, and PALS must be obtained within 90 days of hire