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EMS Operations Manager

City of Sun Prairie
Sun Prairie, Wisconsin 53590
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift, Overtime

The City of Sun Prairie Emergency Medical Services Department is a progressive, dual-paramedic, advanced life support agency providing 911 service to the residents of the City of Sun Prairie and many surrounding communities, covering a total population of over 35,000 people living in an area of 46.5 square miles. It is our mission to care for our community as a team of dedicated professionals through the delivery of compassionate emergency treatment, quality public education, and the responsible use of public resources. To achieve this mission, we apply our core values of integrity, dignity, and excellence in all that we do.

 

We are currently looking for a dynamic individual to provide operational assistance in the efficient deployment and management of two paramedic-level ambulances that operate 24/7 and one paramedic-level ambulance that is staffed during peak hours. This salaried-exempt, management position works 40 hours per week minimum, which may include nights, weekends, and/or holidays. Working under the direction of the EMS Chief and supervising 12 full-time employees and a pool of limited-time-employees, the ideal candidate will possess progressively responsible supervisory experience in a municipal 911 paramedic-level EMS system and must also meet the following minimum qualifications:

  • Must possess and maintain Wisconsin Paramedic license
  • Must possess and maintain ACLS, BLS, and PALS certifications
  • Completion of a formal course in Emergency Vehicle Operation (EVOC)
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Wisconsin driver's license, as well as have and maintain a satisfactory driving record
  • Associate's Degree in Emergency Medical Services or a closely related field from a regionally accredited institution is required (or the ability to obtain said degree within 1 year of date of hire/promotion)

 

 

Additional requirements are listed in the job description found on the City website.


 

Starting salary $78,000 - $80,000/yr, depending upon qualifications. Excellent benefits including Wisconsin Retirement System, 457 deferred compensation plan, pre-tax health savings account, and more. A take-home vehicle may be provided within certain residency parameters.

 

Accepting applications until filled, preference given to applications submitted before 1/31.

Phone interviews to be held in early February, followed by on-site interviews in mid- February, and a Chief’s interview immediately after. Tentative start early to mid-March. Schedule may fluctuate based on amount of applications.

Complete online application

www.cityofsunprairie.com/jobs

(608) 825-1174

EOE

Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. 
  • Associate's Degree from a regionally accredited institution in Emergency Medical Services or a closely related field is required (or the ability to obtain said degree within 1 year of date of hire/promotion).
  • Must be able to speak and write English clearly and fluently.
  • Must possess a valid Wisconsin driver's license, and have a satisfactory driving record.
  • Must possess a current Wisconsin Paramedic license.
    Must possess current ACLS, BLS, and PALS certifications.
  • Completion of a formal course in Emergency Vehicle Operation (EVOC).
  • All required certifications and licenses must be kept current for the duration of employment.
  • Must be available to work anytime including nights, weekends, and/or holidays.
  • Must be able to work independently and be a self-starter.
  • Demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to work effectively within a team environment.
  • Excellent basic math skills and basic computer skills, including the Microsoft Office suite and EMS-specific software applications.
  • Skilled at using a computer, printer, calculator, telephone, copy machine, facsimile machine, EMS vehicles, and all medically related equipment necessary to deliver emergency medical care.
  • Good working knowledge of emergency medical operations including vehicle operating procedures and all related tools and equipment necessary to perform the required duties.
  • Knowledgeable of advanced medical practices, procedures, and equipment as integrated into the area of EMS and the job of a paramedic.
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve, make sound decisions, and handle conflict during emergency situations and work independently.
  • Problem solving skills, ability to analyze data, conduct investigations on matters which could result in employee discipline.
  • Skilled at developing effective working relationships with all City Departments, adjunct public safety entities, and emergency hospital personnel.
  • Ability to use good judgment and to operate equipment and emergency vehicles safely in high stress and adverse conditions.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks, work both independently as well as a member of a team, to employ discretion and confidentiality in sensitive areas, and to read, interpret, and follow instructions.
  • Ability to meet the City's insurability requirements for driving.


PREFERRED TRAINING, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution in Emergency Medical Services or a closely related field.
  • Two or more years of Field Training Officer, Preceptor, and/or EMS Supervisory experience.

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Posted: 2019-01-10 Expires: 2019-02-09

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