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PARAMEDIC

Position Description

 

INTRODUCTION:
National registry and state paramedic certification required. Two years of practical field experience required. Must be American Red Cross Basic Life Support instructor. Possess or be eligible for L security level clearance. Q clearance preferred.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Function as instructor for Red Cross CPR/AED First Aid; First Responder course; Combat First Aid course; other classes required by agency.
2. Function autonomously as paramedic in field, under standing orders of EMS Medical director during special operations training.
3. Oversee logistics of EMS program at Fort Chaffee, Arkansas including:
  • Maintenance of all equipment
  • Inventory of all supplies
  • Staffing of self or PRN paramedic to meet needs of agency training
  • Communications with all necessary persons including EMS Medical Director regarding EMS program
  • Annual Quality Assurance of EMS program
4. Attend agency meetings as requested.
5. Required to drive government vehicles.
6. Provide assistance to AED Program Coordinator.
7. Travel required periodically.
8. Overtime required periodically.