Emergency Medical Technician- Ambulance/ or Paramedic in Grande Cache, Alberta

Reporting to the Supervisor, Northwest Operations of the Grande Prairie EMS Station, the EMT/or Paramedic is responsible to work with other personnel providing such services as: public education, special events and industrial standby, vehicle extrication, as well as response to and treatment and transport of the sick and injured. Methods of providing this response and care may include responding and transporting by aircraft, ground ambulance, and other modes of transport as required. In addition, the successful applicant shall participate in further education as required and perform other related duties. This position mandates the successful applicant to work with E.M.T.-Ps, E.M.T.-As, and E.M.R.s as partners in the provision of such services and care.Current registration with the Alberta College of Paramedics. Preference will be give to a paramedic or paramedic student.Possess a current Alberta Class four Drivers License.Possess current CPR certification, ACLS, PALS, and ITLS certifications preferred.Expertise to:- Ensure ambulance vehicles are cleaned and stocked after each call and according to cleaning/inventory schedule; reporting any mechanical or equipment deficiencies;- Comply with AHS EMS policies and procedures- Prior to commencement candidates must provide a clear, current Criminal Record check and current driver's abstract.- Respond quickly and efficiently to emergency calls when scheduled to be on-call;- Effectively communicate both written and verbally- Drive or attend on long distance inter-hospital transfers;- Safely accomplish lifts/transfers of patients with appropriate use of equipment- Provide assessment and treatment within the Paramedic scope of practice.- Work or be on-call various shifts, including weekends;- Work various shifts including stand-bys and other duties as may be assigned;Preference will be given to a Paramedic or Paramedic studentAdditional Details: Apply on-line at www.healthjobs.ab.ca or via Fax: (780) 402-8104 All applications must include the competition number and a current resume to be received by Human Resources no later than midnight of the closing date. We thank all candidates for their applications however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. AHS values the diversity of the people and communities we serve, and is committedto attracting, engaging and developing a diverse and inclusive workforce.Listing originally posted at http://www.peoplemenders.com/SearchCareers/JobPostingDetails.aspx?id=144069&code=I29&ja=oodle

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Category:  Medical  |  Address:  Grande Cache Alberta

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