Come Join Our Team!
AGS is seeking an Emergency Medical Technician for our team.
This is technical and paraprofessional work providing basic life support to patients at the scene of emergencies and while transporting sick and injured patients to medical care facilities. An employee in this class is responsible for working as an emergency medical team member and directly reports to the Paramedic Supervisor.
This is a “mandatory-testing” position that requires Drug Testing.
EXAMPLE OF DUTIES
Performs pre-hospital emergency medical care and basic life support as directed by following protocols and physician orders
Operates an emergency medical vehicle in non-emergency and emergency situations, including to and from emergency scene, determining most efficient route and maintaining situational awareness in order to prevent accidents
Performs both medical and non-medical patient transfers
Assists with patient treatment and care utilizing initial protocol treatment based on patient condition, which may include implementing automated external defibrillators, performing basic airway management, CPR, bandaging, administration of oxygen, and performing other basic life support activities
Assists in loading patient and provides transportation of patient to a medical facility
Assists paramedic in establishing priority for emergency care
Performs work in compliance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), operational directives, and medical protocols
Communicates calmly and effectively with patients, family members, bystanders and other emergency responders and medical staff
Completes required forms and reports including patient care reports, which involves documenting medical conditions and activities applied to patients, using a personal computer
Documents patient care activities and patient care information by obtaining demographic data from patients, medical conditions and/or illnesses, and current prescription use as well as other related information
Maintains emergency vehicle in full operational readiness in compliance with state and division standards by ensuring that the ambulance unit has the required supplies, equipment, and related inventory as well as cleanliness and preventative maintenance
Restocks the emergency vehicle with the necessary supplies and equipment
Maintains contact with and communicates with dispatch personnel and/or patient receiving facilities, utilizing applicable communication equipment
Secures and disposes of biohazard waste
Makes up stretcher and cleans inside of vehicle after each call
Utilizes all required safety measures when performing assigned job duties
Attends continuing education and other programs to maintain clinical knowledge and certification requirements
Promotes positive organizational culture by aligning decisions with core values of integrity, honesty, respect, diversity, innovation, accountability and communication
Performs other duties of a similar nature or level as needed.
•High School Diploma or equivalent (G.E.D.) and completion of emergency medical technician coursework; or a combination of education and experience equivalent to these requirements
•Must possess a valid driver’s license from state of residence
•Valid Florida EMT Certification
•AHA CPR Certification
Aligned Employment Resources, LLC dba Aligned Government Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.