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Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 10:10 PM

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Job Title: Paramedic Location:
Canon City, CO Req : Reports To:
Field Supervisor Posting End Date: 7/1/2018 Department:
FLSA Status: Non:Exempt

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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.
:Provide patient care according to clinical protocols and safety requirements.
:Lift and move patients as required to provide optimum care.
:Communicate with receiving facility to receive medical direction and to provide critical information.
:Must have Colorado State Paramedic Certification.

Other duties as defined by the formal job description
:Must reside within 30 minutes of base operation

Physical Requirements:
Occasionally: Smelling.
Frequently: See Physical Agility Test, kneeling, stooping, bending, leaning, flexibility, multiple physical activities performed at the same time (carrying multiple equipment while pushing on pram).
Constantly: Hearing/listening, clear speech, simple touching, walking (inside and outside), pushing, pulling, reaching, sitting, driving ambulance, seeing.

Mental Requirements:
Occasionally: Reading (simple and complex), writing (complex), memorization, analyzing, math skills (simple).
Frequently: Writing (simple), judgement, reasoning.
Constantly: Decision making,

Stress Factors:
Occasionally: Hazards, fatigue, patient care
Frequently: Repetitive tasks, high pressure, boredom, intense tasks, extended hours.

Equipment Used:
Occasionally: Wheelchair, medications, monitor/defibrillator, suction equipment, airway equipment, Telephone, vacuum cleaner, cleaning equipment, protective devices, protective clothing.
Frequently: IV Supplies, bandaging, disposable supplies, durable equipment.
Constantly: Gurney, maps, pager, trauma bag/box.

Working Environment:
Occasionally: Works alone, inside, confined areas noise other hazardous conditions (human excrement, blood, urine, mucous, tissue, asbestos)
Frequently: Electrical equipment.
Constantly: Works with others, face:to:face contact, verbal contact with others, works outside, shift work, extended hours

***EOE including Veterans and Disabled***



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