Paramedic - Rocky Mount, Virginia United States - 41887

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 41887
Title: Paramedic
Job Location: Rocky Mount, Virginia - United States
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


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JOB DESCRIPTION

Top Client in need of a Paramedic.

The Paramedic administers life support care and transport to patients in pre-hospital settings as authorized and directed by physician. The Paramedic performs a variety of skills related to acute and non-acute settings in ground and/or air transport, responds to medical emergencies in a 911 setting and protects life and administers cardiac and trauma support when needed, and administers initial treatment at emergency scene, assesses patient response and makes adjustments as needed. The Paramedic gathers and analyzes information and uses reason when dealing with emotional topics. The Paramedic manages difficult customer situations and maintains confidentiality.

Sign-On and Relocation Offered!
 

QUALIFICATIONS

Emergency Vehicle Operation Certification REQUIRED.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Education: High school graduate or equivalent required. Associates degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical program in paramedic studies preferred.
Experience: One year Paramedic experience preferred.
Licensure/Certification: Certified in the state of Viginia as a Paramedic and National Registered Paramedic status maintained (preferred). AHA BLS - HCP, EVOC, and ACLS required. PALS, Haz Mat Awareness, NRP, and PHTLS or BTLS required within one year from date of hire.
Other: Must maintain continuing education hours to meet re-certification status as required by state and national standards. Must provide current driving record and meeting driver eligibility requirements for all driver positions.

Education:
University - Associate's Degree/Graduate Diploma/2 Years