Date Posted
September 16, 2019
Type
Full Time

Job Details

Sign on BONUS:  Full-time Paramedic and EMT's will receive a $3,000 sign on bonus.

Provide emergency care to the people of Hamilton County.  Transport critically ill patients that need a higher level of care.

Essential Functions:

  • Day/night rotating 12 hour shifts with on-call

  • Responds to 911 calls

  • Provides ALS support to BLS services

  • Provides advance emergency care in pre-hospital setting, including evaluation, treatment, and transport of injured and/or ill adult, pediatric, and newborn patients

  • In hospital setting, assists Registered Nurse in providing care to adult and pediatric patients

  • Provide responsible ambulance operation

  • Complete appropriate documentation associated for continuity of patient care, reimbursement, and record keeping

  • Demonstrate effective communication in person or over radio and telephone communication

  • Assist in overall hospital security

Benefits:

  • Paid Time Off

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • IPERS

  • Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • Voluntary Life Insurance 

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Call pay, Shift Differentials, and Day-off Premium

  • Possible Relocation Assistance

Requirements

  • Completion of an approved paramedic/EMT program.  Certified to practice as a paramedic/EMT in the State of Iowa.
  • Possession of current State of Iowa drivers and chauffeurs licenses.
  • Acceptable driving record.
  • Must be ACLS certified.
  • ACLS recertification biennially.
  • BLS recertification biennially. 
  • PALS recertification biennially.
  • Knowledge of basic arrhythmia and 12-Lead interpretation.
  • Certification in PHTLS or BTLS preferred.
  • Hospital-based ambulance service experience preferred.
  • Must maintain driving record acceptable to hospitals insurance carrier.

 

Contact Information

Questions? Please contact Human Resources at 515-832-7711.

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