Part-Time Paramedic Davie County Emergency Medical Services

Description of Work:

An employee in this class performs professional advanced life support work in operating an approved mobile medical unit, rescuing victims and performing advanced emergency care including the administration of life sustaining treatment to patients on-site and while en route to hospital. Work involves responding to the scene of emergency and non-emergency calls, applying necessary medical treatment to sick or injured persons, and transporting persons to a medical facility. This position is differentiated from an Emergency Medical Technician of other certification levels by the additional requirements of performing cardioversion, 12 lead EKG, decompressing a tension pneumothorax by use of a catheter-flutter-valve device, using C-PAP devices, performing cricothyrotomy for relief of upper airway obstruction, intubation, RSI and performing urinary catheterization. Employee is exposed to the normal hazards of emergency rescue work, including risk of exposure to infectious diseases, and is subject to the final OSHA standard on blood borne pathogens. Reports to a Shift Supervisor. Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job.

Special Requirements:



Graduation from high school or General Equivalency Diploma (GED) and certification by the North Carolina Office of Emergency Medical Services as a Paramedic. Completion of additional course work and/or certification to include, at a minimum, certification in cardiac care, pediatrics and trauma, as determined necessary by the EMS Director. Possession of a valid, unexpired driver's license. Please refer to Title 21, Sub Chapter 32H, Section .0501 of the North Carolina Administrative Code for specific certification requirements.

Salary: $18.32 per hour (Non-Exempt) Minimum salary potentially higher based on qualifications

This position is a safety sensitive position and therefore will be subject to random drug screening



Apply online at www.DavieCountyNC.Gov under Employment

Closing Date (If Any): 
Tuesday, January 4, 2022
Statewide (No County)
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