Under the supervision of the EMS Supervisor, the EMT will provide pre-hospital Basic Life Support care in all weather conditions, in cooperation with other EMS providers as a member of the patient care team.
Care will be rendered to patients of all ages whom experience any injury or illness, utilizing appropriate equipment and techniques to safely assess, treat, lift, move and transport patients to appropriate medical facilities.
Complete all required documentation and other assigned duties which support efficient EMS operations while maintaining a professional attitude.
Scheduled Days / Hours: Variable; License (or Certification):BLS Required
High School Diploma
2 year experience as a Certified EMT-B in a 911 system.
PHTLS (within 1 year), PEPP or EPC (within 1 year).
HazMat Awareness (within 1 year).
Certification in ICS 100 & 200; NIMS 700 & 800 (within 1 year).
Current NJ EMT certification or eligible for reciprocity, NREMT preferred.
Current state issued driver's license with clean driving record.
Must be physically able to work in all weather and environmental conditions, able to lift and move patients in all circumstance and perform all duties consistent with providing ALS and/or BLS in the pre-hospital environment.