Job: EMT in Training - Paid Training

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Posted: 08/21/2017

Job Reference #: 2015-6175

Job Description

ID
2015-6175
# of Openings
20
Job Location
US-KY-Louisville
US-KY-Lexington
US-IN-New Albany
Posted Date
2/12/2016
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
FLSA Status
Non-Exempt
Featured Job
No

Opportunity Details:

About Us:

From coast to coast, Rural/Metro employees are tied together by their overwhelming desire to help others. Every day and every call for our team of highly-trained professionals is different than the one before.

At Rural/Metro, we celebrate the successes of our team members, and doing the right thing for those we serve.

Rural/Metro is a leader in private ambulance and fire protection services in 21 states and more than 700 communities nationwide. Rural/Metro has provided high-quality patient care, met and exceeded the expectations of the communities we serve, and invested in the success of our employees since 1948.

Overview:

Classroom and Clinical settings in which EMT Intern/Trainees prepare for their EMT-B certification. Learn how to respond to emergency and non-emergency requests, provide Basic Life Support (BLS) as needed, and transport sick or injured persons to the appropriate medical facility and comply with appropriate state Department of Health Standards.

EMT Academy will be held in our Louisville, KY location.

Responsibilities:

Operational Objectives

  • Become certified in CPR & First Aid
  • Observational rider with current Rural/Metro Field Employees
  • Classroom time learning State Protocols and Standards
  • Represent the Company by being courteous, professional, and a patient advocate.
  • Maintain a clean, professional appearance while maintaining a courteous, professional, and ethical behavior while working cooperatively with other members of the health care system, co-workers, and the public.
  • Perform other duties as assigned including those specific to the local operation.
  • Regular attendance consistent with scheduled hours.
  • Uses care and respect with all equipment and supplies.

EMT Compliance

  • Obtain knowledge of general medical care and treatment to patients in both emergent and non-emergent settings as defined by state and local regulatory agencies.
  • Become knowledgeable about documentation pertinent to patient care (Patient Care Records, Supplies, Medicare Signature Forms, and PCS forms)
  • Maintain a safe and healthy workplace in accordance with all appropriate OSHA standards, company policies and local standard operating procedures.

Training

  • Ensure that all required Certifications are current and remain current.
  • Attend all Company required OSHA training, annual training, and all mandatory Company updates. Complete the training in the allotted time the Company sets.
  • Maintain knowledge about job and medical field.
Qualifications:
  • Current state Driver’s License in good standing.
  • Satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company’s Driving Policy.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with other employees and medical agencies to provide the highest level of patient care.
  • Ability to read and interpret all required documents and write required reports and correspondence.
  • Other qualifications/certifications specific to the local operation and/or contract requirements.
  • Satisfactorily meet Company physical assessments/tests.

Closing Statement:

This brief summary is not an all-inclusive description of job duties. Other job duties and responsibilities may also be assigned by the incumbent’s supervisor at any time based upon Company need.

Rural/Metro is a proud Equal Opportunity employer, m/f/d/v.

Closing Statement:

Rural/Metro Corporation is proud to be an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, creed, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

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