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emergency medical responder


Source: Job Bank

Location

Stephenville, NL
A2N3W9

Salary

$19.99 hourly

Additional Information

  • Durée de l'emploi: Temporaire
  • Langue de travail: Anglais
  • Heures de travail: 80 hours bi-weekly
  • Education:
  • Expérience:

Education

  • Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work setting

  • Private ambulance company

Tasks

  • Take patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse
  • Transport patients in wheelchair or stretcher
  • Administer first aid in emergency situations
  • Administer pre-hospital emergency care
  • Transport patients to hospital or other medical facility for further medical care
  • Maintain ambulances and emergency care equipment and supplies
  • Document and record nature of injuries and treatment provided
  • Assist hospital personnel with provision of medical treatment, if necessary
  • Assess extent of injuries or illness of trauma victims to determine emergency medical treatment

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Ambulance driver's licence
  • Class 4/4F/F/4A-B-C Licence (ambulances, emergency vehicles and buses with fewer than 24 passengers)

Security and safety

  • Criminal record check
  • Child Abuse Registry check
  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Adult Abuse Registry check
  • Medical exam

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Driver's abstract

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to distinguish between colours
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Walking
  • Sitting
  • Tight deadlines

Personal suitability

  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Interpersonal awareness
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Reliability
  • Team player
  • Accurate
  • Excellent written communication
  • Values and ethics

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

Experience

  • Will train

Financial benefits

  • Group insurance benefits

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