Fire Department Jobs – Paramedic

Website FireRescue1

Job Description:

We are looking for a trained paramedic to be part of our team of healthcare professionals attending primarily out-of-hospital medical incidents. A Paramedic’s job is not simple, but it is very rewarding. As an employee dealing mostly with emergencies you must be committed and focused. The ideal candidate must be very competent and knowledgeable as well as self-motivated and compassionate.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Operate ambulance equipment and respond to radio transmissions
  • Monitor patient’s condition en route to the hospital
  • Attend to injuries or sudden illnesses by applying a variety of pre-hospital simple and advanced treatments (first aid, CPR, administering injections and oxygen etc.)
  • Lead and coordinate the team responding to an emergency
  • Use tech equipment and tools to stabilize patients or provide immediate treatment
  • Write and submit concrete and accurate reports on incidents
  • Adhere to established medical protocols and procedures as well as legal guidelines and health and safety standards
  • Evaluate the patient’s condition on the scene and perform preliminary diagnosis

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to stay calm and make the right decisions in adverse conditions
  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life insurance available within 60 days of Full time employment.
  • Annual Wages Based on Experience in addition to qualified Stipends
  • Knowledge of medical procedures, terminology, and medications
  • Adaptable with a great deal of stamina
  • Ambulance fleet – Up to date MICU equipment on all front line vehicles
  • Excellent working knowledge of medical equipment and devices.

Job Details:

Company: FireRescue1

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Portland, OR, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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