Emergency Medical Technician

Emergency Medical ServicesHamilton Emergency Medical Services Dalton, Georgia


Description

Hamilton Health Care System, Inc.

Job Description and Performance Standards

 

Title:  Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) 441003002

Department:  Hamilton Emergency Medical Services

Reports To:  Hamilton EMS Shift Leader (Captain or Lieutenant)

Shift:  Days vary; 7:00am - 7:00pm / 7:00am - 7:00am 

Status:  PRN

 

JOB SUMMARY

Responds to routine and emergency calls and provides medical evaluation and treatment for patients of all age populations within the scope of Advanced EMT training.

 

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

Education:  High School, Completion of a State Approved Advanced EMT Course of Study.

Licensure:  Current valid driver’s license, current Georgia AEMT certification, BLS CPR required. NREMT-AEMT preferred.

Experience:  Previous experience desirable.

Skills:  Demonstrates proficiency in patient care skills for scope of practice. A working knowledge of basic computer application.

 

PHYSICAL, MENTAL, ENVIRONMENTAL AND WORKING CONDITIONS

Must be able to work under stressful conditions in all types of weather.  Must display motor coordination, manual dexterity and physical condition, to lift, carry, extricate and administer care to patients, possess both near and far visual acuity necessary for driving a vehicle (day or night).  Corrective lenses permitted.  Ability to prioritize work assignments.