Harnett County Emergency Services / EMS Division Job Opportunity Paramedic (EMS 1121)

DEPARTMENT: Emergency Services         JOB TYPE: Full-Time Regular

THE POSITION   Harnett County Emergency Services Department’s Emergency Medical Services Division currently has a Paramedic position available.  An employee in this class is responsible for responding to emergency and non-emergency calls as a member of a two-person ambulance crew and providing Paramedic level medical care and treatment to patients that are transported to and/or from medical facilities and other locations.
Work Schedule: A, B, or C 24 Hour Rotating Shift Schedule

EXAMPLES OF DUTIES   Serves as a member of an emergency or non-emergency Ambulance responding to calls for assistance and transporting patients as necessary.  Administers Paramedic level life support techniques and procedures based on patient assessment.  Completes necessary records and reports for emergency and non-emergency calls including information for billing documentation and legal accountability.  Participates in cleaning and maintaining of ambulance, equipment, station house and premises.                                                                                                  

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS    Graduation from high school and some experience as a Paramedic or an equivalent combination of education and experience.                                                                                                              

SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION  Certification by the State of North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services as a Paramedic. Possession of a valid North Carolina driver's license. Must be able to lift 150 pounds with assistance. 

Up to Two Years of Experience:        $40,774 including scheduled overtime, plus benefits

Two to Five Years of Experience:      $44,444 including scheduled overtime, plus benefits

Five or More Years of Experience:    $46,890 including scheduled overtime, plus benefits

CLOSING DATE:  Continuous

Successful completion of a drug screening and criminal background check will be required as a condition of employment. Certain designated safety-sensitive positions also require completion of post-offer pre-employment physicals.

Applications may be submitted online at http://www.harnett.org

Harnett County is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Closing Date (If Any): 
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Statewide (No County)
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