**Emerald Isle EMS - Full-Time Paramedic**

The Town of Emerald Isle is accepting applications from qualified applicants to fill the full-time position of Paramedic. 

 

Job Summary:

Performs skilled EMS work under the employment of the Town of Emerald Isle EMS department and with ALS privileges granted by the Carteret County medical director; performs advanced emergency care including the administration of advanced life support on scene and while transporting patients to the hospital; responds to all emergency and non-emergency calls; applies all necessary treatment and transport of the sick and/or injured; creates patient care reports; communicates with all other employees, volunteers, dispatch, nurses, doctors and all persons with professionalism; maintains all equipment and living quarters to the expected standard. 

 

Minimum Requirements:

 

•    Must possess NC Certified Paramedic or able to receive reciprocity

•    Must possess AHA BLS CPR certification

•    Must possess ACLS certification

•    Must possess PALS certification

•    Must possess PHTLS or ITLS certification

•    Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a lead Paramedic provider

•    Must be able to operate all machinery and equipment necessary to perform the essential job functions

•    Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs, have good hand and eye coordination, and possess good communication skills.  

 

Salary/Benefits:

Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Schedule consists of a 48 hour work week (2-24 hour shifts, rotating). Time and a half is paid for all hours over 40/week.; includes vacation and sick leave; paid health, dental, and vision insurance; 401K (5% contribution paid by town), and Local Government Retirement Plan. 

 

Hiring Range is $48,435 - $54,080, which includes scheduled overtime.

 

Hiring Process:

The hiring process will consist of a written test, in-person interview, TSOP (Technical Scope of Practice), criminal background screening, DMV record screen, and pre-employment drug screening.

 

How to Apply:

Applications can be found at http://www.emeraldisle-nc.org/employment. Please submit applications, resume, cover letter to: Chief David Jones, Emerald Isle EMS Department, 7500 Emerald Drive, Emerald Isle, NC 2859

Closing Date (If Any): 
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
County: 
Carteret
Certification Level: 
Paramedic