EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN - ADVANCED PRN

Full-time - Senior
Keshena, WI

the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin

Posted On: Oct-16
Status: This Job is Closed
Salary
$15.57
Details
Job Description


GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES
Under the general supervision of the EMT Coordinator, the purpose of the position is to respond to a variety of emergency medical situations, render appropriate care and transport victims of accident or illness to the Clinic or hospital facilities.

EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
  • Respond to calls for emergency service by driving ambulance to the scene.
  • Evaluate the general nature of the emergency situation and the victim’s condition.
  • Provide appropriate emergency care in accordance with in accordance with state laws, rules, standards and procedures, scope of practice and in accordance with the Ambulance Service Provider Plan for the Menominee Tribal Rescue Service.
  • Utilize a variety of equipment and guidelines to treat injured and ill persons.
  • Transport patient to the Clinic or hospital while continuing medical care as needed.
  • Assist Law Enforcement Officers and Firefighters in disaster situations and searches as time permits.
  • Perform routine maintenance and physical upkeep of all EMS vehicles, quarters and equipment.
  • Perform daily vehicle and equipment checks of ambulances.
  • Participate/assist in the shift change report procedure.
  • Participate in performance improvement projects.
  • Prepare and maintain reports and records.
  • Participate in continuing education programs to maintain EMT Advanced certification.
  • Attend mandatory department training.
  • Perform related duties as directed.
MINIMUM TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE
Must possess a High School diploma or GED along with a State of Wisconsin certification as an EMT –Advanced or higher.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS
Candidates shall be subject to a Caregiver background check.

Candidates selected for hire will be subject to a drug test and employment will be contingent on results of said test.

Must submit a valid Wisconsin Drivers License and meet the criteria to be placed on the Menominee Indian Tribe’s approved drivers list; uninterrupted driving experience of five (5) years with the last three (3) being a clear driving record.

Must complete refresher EMT training as required by Wisconsin State licensure.

Must maintain Professional Healthcare Provider CPR as required by Wisconsin State licensure.

Must be able to deliver medical care under pressure and occasionally hostile work environments.

Physical Demands include stooping, turning, bending, squatting, kneeling, constant standing and the ability to lift up to 50 pounds; and the ability to accurately discern color as necessary to perform the job functions.



PERFORMANCE APTITUDES
Data Utilization: Requires the ability to perform mid-level data analysis including the ability to audit, deduce, assess, conclude and appraise. Requires discretion in determining and referencing such to established criteria to define consequences and develop alternatives.

Human Interaction: Requires the ability to provide guidance, assistance, and/or interpretation to others, such as co-workers and/or the public, on how to apply procedures and standards to specific situations.

Equipment, Machinery, Tools, and Materials Utilization: Requires the ability to operate, calibrate, tune and synchronize, and/or perform complex rapid adjustments on equipment, machinery, tools and/or materials in order to complete the essential functions required.

Verbal Aptitude: Requires the ability to utilize a wide variety of reference, descriptive, and/or advisory data and information.

Mathematical Aptitude: Requires the ability to perform addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division.

Functional Reasoning: Requires ability to apply principles of rational systems. Ability to interpret instructions furnished in written, oral, diagrammatic, or schedule form. Ability to exercise independent judgment to adopt or modify methods and standards to meet variations in assigned objectives.

Situational Reasoning: Requires the ability to exercise the judgment, decisiveness and creativity required in critical and/or unexpected situations involving moderate risk to the organization.