Paramedic- Yancey County EMS

  • Mission Health System
  • Burnsville, NC 28714, USA
  • Apr 19, 2018

Job Description

***Yancey County is about 40 miles Northeast of Asheville and serves much of the Blue Ridge parkway and Mount Mitchell***

What We Offer:

-Competitive compensation

-Call schedule pay

-Weekend shift differential

-Paid Education

-Generous benefits package

-Opportunity to provide care in a variety of settings

-Professional Development Opportunities

Job Summary: Performs critical life support patient care, advanced airway management and transport management. Assumes responsibility for the operation and maintenance of emergency vehicles.

Required Education: EMS Certificate with Community College or Associate of Science in EMS. Must complete and maintain continuing education or re-certification class as required by NC OEMS.

Preferred Education: Bachelors in EMS

Required License: North Carolina EMT-P certification. North Carolina drivers license and must meet insurance guidelines. Must obtain ITLS or PHTLS, BCLS, ACLS, PALS or PEPP within one year of employment. Must have a valid NC driver's license or procure one within 30 days of employment unless an out-of-state commuter, at least two years of satisfactory driving experience and be at least 25 years of age to meet the Mission Health established insurance guidelines.

Preferred License: National Registry, UMBC CCEMT-P.

Required Experience: None.

Preferred Experience: One year of full time active pre-hospital care or equivalent.