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Paramedic - ALT in Spartanburg, SC at Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System

Date Posted: 1/18/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    1/18/2019

Job Description

Responsible for the provision of advanced life support pre-hospital emergency care to ill or injured persons.  Provides age specific and culturally appropriate patient care through knowledge of growth and development.  Is in charge of patient care given by ambulance crew and provides supervision for non-paramedic crewmembers and first responders. 
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
Required: High School or GED Preferred Assoicates Degree in EMS
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Required:  Certified EMT-Paramedic Perferred: 2-3 years as EMT
CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES and/or REGISTRATIONS
Required: Certificate from EMT-Paramedic program meeting DOT guidelines with valid drivers license and good driving record  Preferred: Associates Degree Paramedic
PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS
  • Must be able to withstand stress/demands of active position
  • Must be able to withstand many long hours of standing, sitting, walking, bending, lifting, and driving
  • Must be able to lift and move patients and equipment used
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak English fluently
  • Must be able to lift 135 pounds from floor to waist
  • Manual dexterity, good eye-hand coordination and adequate vision is required for daily work
  • Must be able to respond calmly and efficiently in crisis situations
  • Must be able to work as a team-member with co-workers, staff, public and other agencies
  • Must be able to function without direct supervision
  • Must have good verbal and written communication skills and speak English fluently