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EMT-Basic, PRN
  • Division: BSA Division
  • Job Class: Clinical
  • Status: PRN Relief
  • Shift: Variable
  • Hours / Days of Work: Varied Hours / Varied Days
  • Additional Information:
  • Location: BSA Ambulance Service
  • Department: Ambulance Service - Canyon
  • Minimum Education Required: Not Indicated
  • Minimum Experience Required: Not Indicated
  • EN-US_City Canyon
  • EN-US_StateProvince TX


Position Description:

BSA provides 24 hour paramedic care through our ambulance service, which responds to emergencies in Canyon and 825 square miles of Randall County. BSA EMS staffs two stations 24/7/365, one in northern Randall County and one in Canyon.

Primarily responsible for providing emergency care and transportation of the sick and injured in accordance with established protocols, BSA Health System Policies and Department Guidelines. Responds to emergency calls to provide efficient and immediate care to the critically ill and injured. Determines the nature & extent of the patient's condition and provides appropriate emergency care & transports patient when necessary. Accepts other tasks as assigned by the EMS Director.

Position Requirements:

Education/Licensures/Certifications:
Certification as an EMT- Basic by Texas Department Health Services is required
National Registry certification is preferred
American Heart Association Healthcare Provider CPR is required
Valid minimum Class C Texas Driver License with restriction "A" permissible
Must be 21 years of age or older with excellent driving record
Completion of the following Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency National Incident Management System (NIMS) courses: IS-100, IS-200, IS-700, IS-800.A is required within 80 days of employment

Qualifications/Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
Previous field experience is strongly preferred
Demonstrates competency handling emergencies utilizing all BLS equipment and skills in accordance with all local protocols and behavioral objectives in the US Department of Transportation EMT-Basic curriculum.
Use good judgment and remain calm in high stress situations including situations not covered by written or verbal instructions.
Calculate weight and volume ratios and read small print, both under life-threatening time constraints.
Accurately discern street sign and address numbers and able to read maps
Must have good critical thinking skills and perform duties under intermittent or continuous physiological duress
Must have excellent communication and customer service skills required

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.