Global Medical Response, Inc.

Title
Temporary EMT Basic in Oxnard, CA
Requisition ID
2021-14377
Location
US-CA-Oxnard

More Information about this Job

AMERICAN MEDICAL RESPONSE

A Global Medical Response Solution

 

POSITION: EMT Basic, Temporary Full-Time

LOCATION: Oxnard, CA (Ventura County)

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

This is a temporary position that will primarily involve assisting the public with COVID-19 testing within the prescribed scope of practice, established protocols and company policies. Temporary employees will receive priority to interview for regular Full-Time positions once available. 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintains thorough familiarity with treatment protocols and quality assurance procedures in system in which assigned.
  • Maintains the level and type of certification consistent with performing tasks in the system to which assigned.
  • Adheres to all company policies and procedures.
  • Completes all appropriate documentation as outlined in company policy.
  • Maintains cleanliness and orderliness of the quarters to which assigned.
  • Reports all problems and unusual occurrences immediately to the Lead Technician or Supervisor.
  • Maintains a professional appearance by adhering to hygiene and uniforms standards. 
  • Maintains a level of physical fitness consistent with Physical Ability Testing.
  • Attends all mandatory in-services.
  • Maintains a cooperative working relationship with allied health and public safety personnel.
  • Complete and accurate documentation of patient statistical and billing information and services rendered.
  • Adheres to medical treatment protocols.
  • Ability to stand outdoors for long periods of time and work past scheduled shift with little or no notice.
  • Effective information systems security is a team effort involving the participation and support of every AMR employee who deals with information and/or information systems. It is the responsibility of every computer user to:
    • Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures
    • Attend Information Systems security training, when offered
    • Report information systems security problems
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED). 
  • Minimum of 18 years of age. 
  • Must have current Emergency Medical Technician certification for the state of California, Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS/CPR) certification, California Driver’s License, and driving record in compliance with AMR policy regarding insurability. 
  • Emergency vehicle operation knowledge and Radio communication skills preferred.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks, work independently and as a team member, employ discretion and confidentiality in sensitive areas, read, interpret, and follow instructions, perform the essential job functions are required. 
  • Effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Occasionally: Smelling.
  • Frequently: See Physical Agility Test, kneeling, stooping, bending, leaning, flexibility, multiple physical activities performed at the same time (carrying multiple equipment while pushing on pram).
  • Constantly: Standing for long periods of time while outdoors, earing/listening, clear speech, simple touching, walking (inside and outside), pushing, pulling, reaching, sitting, driving ambulance, seeing.

 

MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Occasionally: Reading (simple and complex), writing (complex), memorization, analyzing, math skills (simple).
  • Frequently: Writing (simple), judgement, reasoning.
  • Constantly: Decision making.

 

STRESS FACTORS:

  • Occasionally: Hazards, fatigue, patient care
  • Frequently: Repetitive tasks, high pressure, boredom, intense tasks, extended hours.

 

EQUIPMENT USED:

  • Occasionally: Wheelchair, medications, monitor/defibrillator, suction equipment, airway equipment, Telephone, vacuum cleaner, cleaning equipment, protective devices, protective clothing.
  • Frequently: IV Supplies, bandaging, disposable supplies, durable equipment.
  • Constantly: Gurney, maps, pager, trauma bag/box.

 

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

  • Occasionally: Works alone, inside, confined areas noise other hazardous conditions (human excrement, blood, urine, mucous, tissue, asbestos)
  • Frequently: Electrical equipment.
  • Constantly: Works with others, face-to-face contact, verbal contact with others, works outside, shift work, extended hours.

 

EEO Statement

Global Medical Response and its family of companies are an Equal Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Disabled

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