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Job Title EMT Basic
Location Port Richmond, PA
Department Field Operations
FLSA Status Non-Exempt
Shifts hiring Part-time, Night Shift, Weekends, Per Diem, Temporary, Swing Shift


SUMMARY:

The mission and purpose of this position are to compassionately deliver high-quality service and basic patient care in a professional, caring and cost-effective manner.  

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Compliance with all company policies and procedures
  • Maintain a clean appearance, demonstrating courteous, professional and ethical behavior, as well as the ability to work cooperatively with other members of the EMS Health Care System
  • Continually improve and upgrade the skills and knowledge of the emergency medical profession.
  • Render competent patient care in both pre-hospital and inter-facility setting
  • Compliance with all applicable protocols for emergency treatment and transportation as per company policy and/or local and EPAB
  • Safely operate and maintain an emergency vehicle and compliance with all laws pertaining to the operation of an emergency vehicle
  • Safely operate and maintain all equipment and tools relevant to an EMT
  • Communicate patient information to other members of the health care profession
  • Communicate information through the proper “chain of command”, to management and other employees of  KQT
  • Compliance with local, state and regional emergency medical service operations, regulations, and laws
  • Accurately and completely document information required by  KQT, the Department of Health and EPAB
  • Accurately and completely document the required information on the KQT PCR
  • Demonstrate, by attendance and documentation, compliance with the KQT and/or the Department of Health requirements for continuing education and licensure
  • Submit all continuing education documentation to  KQT Management on a quarterly basis
  • Demonstrate physical ability to perform all tasks required in the performance of duties as an EMT
  • Clean and maintain the cleanliness of KQT property, including, but not limited to, vehicles, equipment, buildings and surrounding areas
  • Accurately and completely document the required information on the  KQT Daily Vehicle Inspection form and the  KQT Daily Equipment Inventory form.

 

 PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Sit and stand for extended periods of time
  • Walk, bend, squat, twist, reach, push, pull, and carry
  • Frequently lift and/or move more than 125 pounds including lifting, moving and carrying patients up and down stairs

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Completion of a EMT Basic/Intermediate program and acceptance for licensure in the state of employ
  • Current CPR card 
  • One year related experience preferred
  • Maintain current, valid Driver’s License
  • Maintain, on file, current and valid EMT Basic/Intermediate Certification
  • Maintain, on file, current certification cards on all other skill based pay level (BTLS, PALS, NALS, etc.)
  • Must regularly lift and/or move up to 100 pounds
  • Basic computer knowledge

 

 

JOB TITLE:  EMT – Basic & Intermediate
REPORTS TO:  Field Operations Supervisor
FLSA CLASS: Non-Exempt/Hourly

 


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