4 days old
2018-02-142018-03-16

Paramedic

Century Ambulance Service, Inc
Lake City, Florida
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift, 3rd Shift, Rotating, Weekends, Holidays

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Why work for Century!?

  • $2500 Sign on and Retention bonus (full time only)
  • $2/hr Shift Differentials
  • 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 & 24 hour shifts
  • Florida is a National Registry Reciprocity State
  • Military & Veteran friendly
  • Special Events
  • Credit for previous experience- starting at $14/hr paying up to $25.29/hr **DOE**
  • 401(k) with employer matching up to 4%
  • Life, Health, Dental, HSA
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Pet Insurance Options
  • Paid training and Continuing Education Tracking
  • State of the art equipment
  • Preceptor opportunities
  • Internal promotion opportunities
  • Transfer location opportunities
  • Electronic reporting
  • Part time: minimum of two shifts every two weeks

What you will do as a Paramedic:

  • Respond to BLS and ALS inter-facility transports, scene calls and 9-1-1 in some counties
  • Assess and monitor the condition of ill and/or injured patients
  • Provide basic and advanced life support, including comprehensive patient assessment, invasive airway management, cardiac monitoring and administration of medications
  • Provide an immediate course of treatment en route to hospital or receiving facility
  • Assess whether and how to move patients and when appropriate, the most appropriate destination
  • Liaison with members of other facilities, such as police, fire, hospitals, senior living facilities and other ambulance services to ensure the appropriate level of response is provided
  • Interact with members of the general public as well as family members present at the scene
  • Clean, decontaminate and check vehicles and equipment to maintain a state of operational readiness
  • Assist with patient care in hospitals or health care centers
  • Produce thorough patient care reports including the patient’s history, condition, and treatment

Requirements

What it takes to be successful as a Paramedic:

  • Minimum High School diploma or equivalent
  • Clear & active State of Florida Paramedic license
  • Valid Driver's License
  • CPR/BLS Provider certification 
  • ACLS Provider certification
  • ICS100
  • ICS700
  • PALS or PEPP Provider certification(preferred)
  • ITLS or PHTLS Provider certification(preferred)
  • 16-hour Emergency Vehicle Operations Certificate (preferred)
  • Upon offer of employments candidates must successfully pass background, DMV, and pre-employment testing

Physical / Mental Requirements:

  • Must be able to perform the following tasks:
  • Walk -- frequently, up to 10 hours per day
  • Run -- infrequently, 1-2 minutes per day
  • Stand -- frequently, up to 10 hours per day
  • Sit -- frequently, up to 8 hours per day
  • Kneel -- frequently, 10-16 times per day
  • Bend/Squat -- frequently, 10-16 times per day
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull, carry 250 lbs. infrequently (1-4 times per shift)
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull, carry 150 lbs. frequently (6-12 times per shift)
  • Must be able to climb stairs while carrying up to 150 lbs.
  • Coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Collect, interpret, and/or analyze complex data and information
  • Understand and respond to a diverse population
  • Utilize fine motor coordination, clear speech, and good visual acuity

Join a winning team today!

Century Ambulance is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer dedicated to a policy of compliance with all federal, state, and local laws regarding nondiscrimination in employment. No questions included in our application process are intended to secure information to be used for unlawful purposes. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship, protected veteran status or national origin.

Consistent with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), applicants may request accommodations needed to participate in the application process.

 

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  • Paramedic

Industry

  • Health Care / Social Assistance

Century Ambulance Service, Inc

Century Ambulance Service is the premier medical transport provider in North Florida, delivering unparalleled patient care and customer service throughout the region. Our focus on compassionate, specialized care enables us to find the appropriate solution no matter the circumstances, and we take pride in our personal approach to healthcare.

Operating out of 11 strategically located stations including Columbia County & Panama City, FL Century partners with top hospitals and healthcare systems to extend the highest quality care from the facility to the ambulance via elite professionals and the latest mobile technology. Century’s dynamic team ensures each patient and hospital benefits from its professionalism as well as its reliable service.

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