The Paramedic administers temporary care to patients until such care is turned over to the personnel of a medical facility. Such care may be the result of a 911 call, or it may be in the course of transporting a patient from one medical facility to another medical facility. The Paramedic also performs equipment maintenance, restocks supplies, performs clinical record keeping and non-clinical record keeping, and performs other duties as assigned by manager.
High school diploma or GED required.
Must hold certification from National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians and the State of Louisiana at the Paramedic level.
Required: Certifications for: ACLS, PALS, CPR. NRP preferred.
Must possess valid Class D driver’s license.
Must be at least 23 (this is a requirement of our insurance carrier) with a clean DMV record. Prefer age 25 with a clean DMV record.
Two years of experience as EMT - Paramedic preferred.
PHTLS (Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support) certification preferred.