25 days old

Paramedic (A3/P1)

Houston, Texas 77095
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    Rotating

 

Progressive Clinicians Wanted!

We are currently interested in hiring full-time Paramedics to function as clinicians in our progressive and growing system.  Start date of March 25, 2019.  Top tier competitive pay and one of the most preferred schedules; 24-hours on 24-hours off 24-hours on followed by (5) days off. [A-B-A-B-C-D-C-D]

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Standards

Attendants and Paramedics are the primary provider of prompt, compassionate, and clinically excellent emergency medical care to the sick and injured citizens of and visitors to the community served by Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire Department. 

Attendants and Paramedics are responsible for the operation of emergency vehicles, biomedical equipment and other equipment necessary to provide patient and situational assessment, treatment and transport in an emergency setting. Attendants and Paramedics are required to effectively interact and communicate with individuals and groups of individuals from all education levels, cultural backgrounds, belief structures, and states of health. Attendants and Paramedics are also responsible for performing routine cleaning and basic maintenance of equipment, facilities and vehicles. They will also participate in community outreach and public education opportunities. 

A successful candidate is someone with a high level of communication and problem solving skills that either currently holds a Texas Emergency Medical Technician certification or is eligible to receive a Texas Emergency Medical Technician certification. This candidate is expected to understand scene management and be able to effectively operate within an Incident Command System. The successful candidate will also be able to demonstrate the ability to calmly and effectively work in high stress and emotionally charged situations. 

Providers must have completed the New Employee Orientation along with minimum FTO hours as designated for the respective position.  During and after a candidate has cleared their Field training time they will be under a 180-day evaluation process to ensure they are fit for the position

Requirements

You must complete an application, Drug Testing Consent/Acknowledgment and Consumer Report Form. 

Required: Items 4-11 must be submitted through the online application to be considered a complete application. 

  1. At least 21 years of age
  2. Valid Texas driver’s license
  3. High school diploma or equivalent
  4. Current TDSHS or NREMT Paramedic (NRP, LP, EMT-P)
  5. Possession of a Texas Department of Health EMS certification
  6. Possession of a CPR card from the American Heart Association
  7. Current certification as an Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) provider
  8. Certification as a Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS/PEPP/EPC ) provider
  9. Copy of Hepatitis B and/or Titer and TB test record(s)
  10. NIMS (National Incident Management Systems) Certification – ICS100, ICS200, ICS700 & ICS800
  11. Successful completion of the Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire Department pre-employment assessment

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Posted: 2019-01-21 Expires: 2019-02-20

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The Cy-Fair Volunteer Fire Department (CFVFD) is located just outside of the Houston City limits.  We have a long and successful record of providing fire and emergency medical services to the citizens of northwest Harris County. From its beginnings in the late 1950's, the Cy-Fair VFD is now one of the largest, busiest volunteer Fire Departments in the United States. 

The EMS Division is staffed with over 100 full time employees who respond to approximately 26,000 EMS responses each year. CFVFD covers the 155-square mile area of Emergency Services District (ESD) #9 in northwest Harris County. Responding from 13 stations strategically located throughout the territory; the men and women of the Department are among the best-trained and equipped firefighters and EMT's in the nation.

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