• EMT Basic in Pleasanton, KS

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    Job Title: Emergency Medical Technician                                                                       

    Status: Non-Exempt 



    SUMMARY: The mission and purpose this position is to compassionately deliver high-quality service and basic, as well as advanced patient care in a professional, caring and cost-effective manner.


    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.


    The following list represents the primary responsibilities of an EMT:

    • Maintains thorough familiarity with treatment protocols, response requirements and quality assurance procedures in system in which assigned
    • Maintains awareness of any and all changes in the system components and company policy.
    • Maintains the level and type of certification(s) consistent with performing tasks in the system to which assigned.
    • Complies with all state and company requirements for operation of motor vehicle.
    • Operates a company vehicle in accordance with company policy and safe practices
    • Develops ability to quickly and safely locate addresses through knowledge of number systems and street layouts
    • Ensures that unit remains in a state of readiness in terms of mechanical reliability, medical supply and equipment, cleanliness and appearance standards.
    • Reports immediately to the Lead Paramedic any discrepancies in vehicle or equipment standards that could compromise the unit’s ability to complete a call
    • Reports all problems and unusual occurrences immediately to the Lead Paramedic or Supervisor
    • Maintains a professional appearance by adhering to hygiene and uniform standards.  MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 
    • High school diploma or equivalent (GED).
    • Must be at least 18 years of age.
    • Possess a valid Driver’s License
    • Must have current State of Kansas certification
    • Willing and able to work 12-hour shifts, nights, weekends and holidays
    • Driving record in compliance with AMR policy.
    • Effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills



    Occasionally: Smelling.

    Frequently:    See Physical Agility Test, kneeling, stooping, bending, leaning, flexibility, multiple physical activities performed at the same time (carrying multiple equipment while pushing on pram). 

    Constantly:    Hearing/listening, clear speech, simple touching, walking (inside and outside), pushing, pulling, reaching, sitting, driving ambulance, seeing.



    Occasionally: Reading (simple and complex), writing (complex), memorization, analyzing, math skills (simple).

    Frequently:    Writing (simple), judgement, reasoning.

    Constantly:   Decision making,



    Occasionally: Hazards, fatigue, patient care

    Frequently:    Repetitive tasks, high pressure, boredom, intense tasks, extended hours.



    Occasionally: Wheelchair, medications, monitor/defibrillator, suction equipment, airway equipment, Telephone, vacuum cleaner, cleaning equipment, protective devices, protective clothing.

    Frequently:     IV Supplies, bandaging, disposable supplies, durable equipment.

    Constantly:     Gurney, maps, pager, trauma bag/box.



    Occasionally: Works alone, inside, confined areas noise other hazardous conditions (human excrement, blood, urine, mucous, tissue, asbestos)

    Frequently:     Electrical equipment.

    Constantly:     Works with others, face-to-face contact, verbal contact with others, works outside, shift work, extended hours.


    EEO Statement

    Global Medical Response and its family of companies including American Medical Response is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Disabled


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