15 days old
2018-01-022018-02-01

Ground Paramedic - $5000 sign on bonus!

LifeMed Alaska
Anchorage, Alaska 99502
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

We currently have multiple openings for Ground Paramedics to join our Anchorage team. Current Alaska Paramedic license or NREMT-P is required.

We are offering a $5000 sign-on bonus to those who are hired (half with the first payroll after hire, and the remaining half upon obtaining the MICP, if needed, and successfully completing the orientation), and up to $5000 relocation assistance is available for those outside of Anchorage.

Our Ground division serves as the go-to resource for Anchorage and surrounding areas for inter-facility transports. Ground Paramedics are key players in the services we provide to Alaskans. If Flight medicine is your goal, we also have programs to identify and develop Paramedics to move to our Flight program.

JOB DUTIES
1. Under the sponsorship of the Medical Director, diagnose and treat medical emergencies in the pre-hospital environment and safely transport patients to the appropriate medical facility
2. Safely and appropriately lift, carry, and transport patients utilizing appropriate equipment and techniques, always keeping patient safety and comfort as top priorities
3. Safely and appropriately operate emergency vehicles and patient transport units in accordance with all applicable laws and organizational regulations
4. Ensure that the ambulance is always clean, neat, and mechanically sound.
5. Ensure that the assigned ambulance is always appropriately stocked per company standards and that all equipment is clean and in good working order
6. Clearly and completely document all patient care using approved format
7. Maintain a clean, orderly environment in crew quarters
8. Abide by all company standards as outlined in the Employee Handbook
9. Must be able to operate a company vehicle according to state law and company policy
10. Must be able to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner
11. Complete other duties as assigned

 
To be considered, applicants are asked to submit a resume and a letter of interest by clicking on the "Apply Now" button, above, or visit our website for more information at www.lifemedalaska.com/careers.

Requirements

Education: High school diploma, GED or equivalent is required. Graduate from an approved Paramedic course.


Experience: One year of previous experience in a hospital setting preferred.

Licensure: Must have National Registry EMT Paramedic (NREMT-P) or state Mobile Intensive Care Paramedic (MICP) license Current Driver's License, Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Certification, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification, Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) or Basic Trauma Life Support-Advanced (BTLS-A) or equivalent certification is required. 

Other Qualifications: Must maintain ability to pass repeat background checks and ability to possess an identification badge issued by the base location airport security.

Categories

  • Paramedic

Industry

  • Health Care / Social Assistance

LifeMed Alaska

LifeMed Alaska continually seeks talented, driven and passionate individuals to compliment our healthcare and administrative support staff.  If you are interested in joining our team, please send a resume to careers@lifemedalaska.com             

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