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$4000 SIGN ON BONUS! AMR FT Paramedics - Akron/Canton, OH

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POST DATE 8/16/2016
END DATE 12/30/2016

AMR Akron, OH

Company
AMR
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
89205-en_US
Location
Akron, OH
Job Type
Regular
AJE Ref #
575892781

JOB DESCRIPTION

Req ID: 89205



Entity: AMR



$4000 SIGN ON BONUS FOR FULL-TIME PARAMEDICS







AMR of Ohio currently has openings for FT and PT Paramedics and seeks candidates with strong clinical skills who can deliver high quality and compassionate patient care in a professional and caring manner.







We need people just like you. At American Medical Response we believe our team members are our strongest asset. Our ability to provide superior patient care, great customer service and to keep our company growing depends on the continued professional development of our world-class workforce.



With a Career at AMR, YOU can make a difference!



* Pay based on experience

* Longevity Bonsuses

* Outstanding comprehensive benefits package including: Medical Plan, Prescription Drug Coverage, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, Employee Assistance Program, 401k WITH company match, and Generous Paid Time Off.







Must have the following certifications in order to apply:



* Valid Driver's License

* State of OH EMT-P cert

* ACLS cert

* CPR cert







Interested external applicants can go to www.amr.net, click on Careers and then Search Jobs in order to locate the position and apply. Internal candidates must only apply through the company internal portal via SuccessFactors







POSITION SUMMARY:



The mission and purpose this position is to compassionately deliver high-quality service and basic, as well as advanced patient care in a professional, caring and cost-effective manner.



Essential Duties and Responsibilities:



* Assess each call situation to determine best course of action and appropriate protocol.

* Utilize medical equipment and procedures including defibrillator, EKG monitor, oxygen and suction devices, intravenous fluids, CPR and other procedures and medications as required to provide advanced medical care.

* Develop and utilize triage skills to provide optimal efficiency during calls.

* Follow policies and procedures regarding out-of-chute times and turnaround times.

* Consider patient status and insurance preferred facilities when determining transportation destinations.

* Ability to work past scheduled shift with little or no notice.

* Work collaboratively and in a professional manner with all allied health and public safety personnel.

* Reports immediately to the on duty supervisor and/or account manager any incident involving a negative customer and/or patient interaction.







Physical Requirements



* Must be able to successfully pass Physical Agility Test

* Aptitudes required for work of this nature are good physical stamina, endurance, and body condition that would not be adversely affected by frequently having to walk, stand, lift, carry, and balance at times.

* Must be able to lift, drag, hoist, and carry different types of equipment and other objects.







Minimum Qualifications:



Education/Licensing/Certification:



* High school diploma or equivalent (GED). Some advanced education preferred.

* Current state Paramedic License.

* Possess a valid State Driver's License.

* Current BCLS, ACLS, PALS or PEPP, BTLS or PHTLS Provider Certification (where applicable or required by contract).

* Driving record in compliance with AMR Safety and Driving policy.







Experience:



* Some past work experience, preferably in healthcare desired.







We are an EOE/AA employer and AMR selects the best individual for the job based on job related qualifications, regardless of race, color, sexual orientation, national origin, gender, age, veteran status, ancestry, marital status, or disability.



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