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Job Title
AEMT
Employer
Community Ambulance
Status
Full-Time
Posted
2 weeks ago
(01/09/2019)
Last Updated
2 weeks ago
(01/09/2019)
Application Closes
04/09/2019
Keywords
AEMT
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AEMT

Job Description

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Comply with all corporate policies, procedures and protocols
  • Maintaining Emergency Medical Technician certification as required by the State of Georgia Department of Human Resources
  • Maintaining current status as a CPR provider or instructor
  • Maintaining current valid driver’s license
  • Maintaining cleanliness and readiness of assigned ambulance/vehicle to respond to emergency and non-emergency calls for service
  • Working knowledge of driver safety
  • Ability to act affectively in emergency and stressful situations
  • Rendering appropriate medical care, within the scope of practice of an Emergency Medical Technician (Basic, Intermediate-85, AEMT), under the guidance of established medical protocols and standing orders
  • Appropriately and safely transporting the patient to the appropriate destination, under the guidance of established medical protocols and standing orders
  • Accurate and expedient completion of all documentation related to transport of a patient
  • Answer telephone/radio appropriately and professionally at all times
  • Ambulance and on-board equipment: working knowledge of the ambulance and all items included on the daily check sheet
  • Reference materials: maintain working knowledge of Protocol Handbook, Maps, Street Guide Books, and Hazardous Materials Guides
  • Communication: exchange written, typed and verbal information in an efficient and professional manner
  • Interpersonal Skills/Behaviors: treat co-workers with dignity and respect at all times. Work as a team to reach CMED/Community Ambulance team goals
  • Complete hands-on skills training as assigned
  • Complete monthly training and participate in other related training as required
  • Complete initial and ongoing defensive driving program
  • Support crew member in proper navigation, lights/sirens response, monitoring driver fatigue by maintaining alertness and ensuring cell phone/computer use are not used during transport
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisors

Education Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language, including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar
  • Current certification as a Georgia EMT and current BLS certification
  • Minimum of 2 years as a licensed driver
  • Demonstrate ability to work well with people, both internally and externally

Experience Requirements

Prior EMS field experience is preferred, but not required