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Paramedic Supervisor - Adams/Hanover

  • Job ID: 239979606
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Rotating
  • Facility: Community Life Team Inc.
  • Department: Medic 46
  • Location: 300 Highland Avenue, Hanover PA 17331
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $24.18 to $37.36 / hour

Description

Purpose:
Responsible for rendering professional advanced emergency care to ill and injured persons. Will be able to function as the in-charge medic on an ALS vehicle. Is responsible for the safe operation of corporate vehicles. Is responsible for daily operation and activities of the MTS Division during his/her shift. Must also complete annual employee evaluations. In addition to the annual evaluation of the crew chief's assigned crew, he/she will also be required to provide accurate information that can be used in the evaluation of other crews.

Responsibilities:

  • Works with management responsible for IS and infrastructure support.
  • Works with the ATS Coordinator as regards ATS call scheduling.
  • Develop and recommend comprehensive communications policies and procedures to the EMS Resources Manager and Chief Flight Nurse.
  • Liaison to a variety of Public Safety entities, hospitals, nursing homes and other customers as regards communications.
  • Manages the human resources of the department.
  • Develop and implement training programs and continuing education.
  • Foster and promote professionalism within MedCom.
  • Work with MTS, ATS and Starflight managers in developing efficient communications.

 

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • One year EMS pre-hospital experience at the advance life support provider level preferred
  • Must be able to lift, carry, push and/or pull weight up to 100 pounds.Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions required.
  • Must be eligible to receive medical command authorization by the Medical Director, have reliable transportation, and be willing to travel to any base site as assigned.
  • Must be able to successfully complete the prescribed orientation program, including classroom.
  • Must work productively and effectively within a complex environment, handle multiple/changing priorities, and specialized equipment.


Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • EMT-P certification- PA accredited
  • PA Emergency Services Vehicle Operator (EMSVO) required
  • CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) or equivalent required
  • International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) or equivalent required
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or equivalent required
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Driver's License
  • Emergency Vehicle Operator
  • Paramedic

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