EMS Director / Chief

EMS DIRECTOR II - EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES (JOB ID: 9958)

Plans, develops, directs, supervises and coordinates all functions related to delivery of Emergency Medical Services and ALS Program support within the authorized Health System service area. The work involves determining and evaluating related organization goals and objective, budgeting of supply and manpower needs, as well as, facility and equipment requirements. The incumbent is also responsible for ensuring compliance with federal, state, and local requirements, CMS standards, medical protocols, and department operating procedures.

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Minimum 5 years progressive leadership experience, preferably in high call volume EMS service. Successful completion of National Incident Management System 100, 200, 300, 400, 700 and 800 courses. EMS specific leadership training such as EMS officer certification, EMS Leadership Institute, etc. Valid NC Drivers license.

Required Education, Licenses, and Certifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree
    Emergency Medical Science, Business, Healthcare Administration or Equivalent
  • PARAMEDIC
    Ability to obain through reciprocity within 3 months.

Preferred Education, Licenses, and Certifications:

  • Master's Degree
    Emergency Medical Science, Business, Healthcare Administration or equivalent.

 

Other Information:

Hearing, speaking and visual acuity are required for effective supervision. Ability to operate an emergency vehicle and the ability to move around numerous physical locations and within a confined area. Ability to lift heavy objects, up to 150 pounds, with assistance and to assume awkward positions in emergency situations. Position may involve exposure to skin, eye, mucous membrane, or parenteral contact with blood or other potentially infectious materials.

About Cape Fear Valley Health System

 

For exceptional healthcare come to Cape Fear Valley Health System -- where caring employees are committed to integrity, patient-centeredness and excellence throughout the entire healthcare process. At Cape Fear Valley Health System, our goal is to improve the quality of every life we touch. To achieve that, our Fayetteville doctors, surgeons and staff are committed to excellence in every aspect of the healthcare process. Our values of patient-centeredness, integrity, innovation, teamwork, diversity and accountability help us create a better experience for every patient, every time. At Cape Fear Valley, our employees and physicians proudly serve a seven-county region of southeastern North Carolina, including Fayetteville, Fort Bragg, Hope Mills, Raeford, Lumberton, Elizabethtown, Clinton, Lillington, Dunn, and beyond.  Our medical facilities include Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, Highsmith-Rainey Specialty Hospital, Cape Fear Valley Rehabilitation Center, Behavioral Health Care, Bladen County Hospital, Hoke Hospital, Central Harnett Hospital, Betsy Johnson Hospital, as well as several medical offices and specialty clinics spread throughout the Cape Fear region. Our newest clinic is the Stephen A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Cape Fear Valley. It offers comprehensive mental healthcare, at no or low-cost, to area veterans and their families coping with the invisible wounds of war.

Screening Requirements: Drug Screen, Background Check, License and Employment reference verification.

 

Cape Fear Valley Health System is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Closing Date (If Any): 
Friday, April 16, 2021
County: 
Statewide (No County)
Certification Level: 
Paramedic