Paramedic (Part Time)

Position: Paramedic (Part Time)
Department: Fire/Rescue
Hourly Rate: $14.00
Posting Date: 2/5/2018
Closing Date: 3/5/2018

General Job Description
This advertisement is intended for applicants who currently hold a current and valid South Carolina Paramedic certificate, or current National Registry Paramedic certification that must be good for at least 12 months from the date of hire or must show enough training hours for recertify.
**Must have the ability to work in all weather conditions and work 24-hour shifts. One (1) 24 hour shift is required per week.

Under general supervision and the direction of the Chief of Fire Rescue, respond to emergency or medical emergency and non-emergency incidents promptly and actively carries out the tasks required to perform emergency operations and functions.
Under general supervision, the successful candidate will be expected to carry out the tasks required to perform the functions associated with emergency operations. Tasks include, but are not limited to: paramedic (provide pre-hospital care to the level of EMT-P), involve public interaction, routine station & equipment maintenance and house-keeping duties at the stand alone medic units.

Candidates will be expected to work well in a team-oriented atmosphere, be able to receive, understand and carry out orders (both verbal & written), communicate well, project a professional image, maintain a physical fitness level commensurate to the requirements of the job, possess good interpersonal relationship skills and maintain their composure in emergency situations.

Duties for this Position
· Respond in an E-911 Emergency Medical Services system to emergency and non-emergency calls for service.
· Determine and provide basic and/or advanced emergency medical treatment as necessary according to established protocols using appropriate medical equipment and supplies.
· Performs routine preventative maintenance on equipment, apparatus/vehicles, and facilities.
· Complies with all county/department policies and procedures.
· Completes records, reports and forms as required by the department and/or local, state, and Federal regulations.
· Drives and operates emergency apparatus/vehicles.
· Reports directly to assigned supervisor.
· Performs other related duties as required.

Position Minimum Requirements
· High School diploma or equivalent (GED) is required.
· Must have a valid driver’s license, if out of state must have the ability to obtain a South Carolina driver’s license.
· Must be 18 years of age.
· Must pass required pre-employment physical, background check, and medical job performance agility test (JRAT)
· Possess a current and valid South Carolina Paramedic certificate, or current National Registry Paramedic certification (the certification must be good for at least 12 months at time of hire or show proof of continuing education hours to recertify).
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Interested individuals can apply at:

https://www.horrycounty.org/Employment

Closing Date (If Any): 
Monday, March 5, 2018
Region: 
Pee Dee
County: 
Horry
Certification Level: 
Paramedic