Job Description

Job Title: Paramedic - (Casual/Per DIem/Full Time) - Alstar EMS (Jamestown & Dunkirk, NY)
Job ID: 170001GW
Status: Casual
Regular/Temporary: Limited
Shift: Rotating
Facility: UPMC Chautauqua WCA Services Corporation
Department: MTS South
Location: 28 Maple Street, Jamestown NY 14701


At ALSTAR EMS, it is our mission to provide comprehensive emergency response and medical intervention to the people of our communities as well as to remain the resource of choice for physicians and the allied health professionals by providing business services.

ALSTAR EMS has a proud heritage and tradition of providing high quality service. We offer innovative emergency medical service and medical transportation programs to the people of with our primary service area of Chautauqua County. We have a strong commitment to our moral, ethical, and community values. We regard our patients and employees as stakeholders, treating them with the utmost respect.

ALSTAR EMS hires the best and brightest men and women in our industry to meet the high demands of the communities we serve. We provide our staff with the most up to date industry equipment and fleet to meet the demands of their challenging jobs. Our management team is dedicated to providing you with the training and tools you need to excel. 


UPMC & WCA Services is currently hiring Limited Casual Paramedic's to work as needed with our Alstar EMS group for both our Jamestown & Dunkirk, NY locations.


  • Paramedic services with a combination of 911 calls and inter-facility transfer  


  • All new hire Paramedics are required to show proof of completion within 6 months of the following: ICS-100, ICS-200.b, NIMS-700, Hazmat Awareness (post 9/11/01), NYS Child Abuse Mandated Reporter Training. 
  • New hires during their first month of employment will be required to initiate Pennsylvania EMS certification within the first 30 days of hire. 
  • Employees will be required to acquire and maintain Pennsylvania EMS certification within six months of date of hire at the highest possible level of qualification available during the term of this contract. 
  • Must have and maintain current certifications in: New York State Department of Health AEMT-CC or EMT-P, CPR for the professional Rescuer (AHA or equivalent), ACLS, ITLS or PHTLS, and PALS. 
  • Credentials must be updated biannually. 
  • Must have and maintain a valid drivers license, which is acceptable to the companys insurance carrier.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

New York State Department of Health AEMT-CC or EMT-P, CPR for the professional Rescuer (AHA or equivalent), ACLS, ITLS or PHTLS, and PALS. Credentials must be updated biannually. Must have and maintain a valid driver's license, which is acceptable to the company's insurance carrier.

UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

Salary Range: $0 to $0

Union Position: Yes

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