Wheelersburg, OH

Job Posting – EMS PARAMEDIC – FT

September 10, 2021

NOTICE

Resumes must be received by 4:00 p.m. Friday, September 24, 2021
at the Porter Township Trustees’ Office. Resumes may be submitted in person at the township office, by calling 740-574-4245 to make arrangements, or to the following email 
portertownship@roadrunner.com

Click the link to view the job application: Job Application Link

JOB POSTING

PORTER TOWNSHIP FULL-TIME PARAMEDIC

GENERAL NATURE OF WORK

The Porter Township EMS employee will answer to the EMS Supervisor, the Safety and Service Director, and the Trustees. Emergency Medical Services (EMS) employees provide critical care to individuals who are sick or injured and may assist in the transport of the sick or injured person to a medical facility.

The normal work week will consist of four (12) hour shifts as scheduled by the EMS Supervisor. The work site will be the EMS station located at 680 Center Street and any other locations, as needed to meet patient needs. The job description is subject to change by the employer as needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Respond to all emergency calls in the township and mutual aid to other townships.
  • Will facilitate personal safety, safety of the crew, safety of the patient and bystanders, patient assessment, patient care, transporting patient, transfer of care, and patient advocacy.
  • Complete all required documentation in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Maintain all department equipment in good operating condition
  • Perform general housekeeping and routine maintenance duties in and around the station to maintain the premise in an orderly manner
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date inventory records of all EMS department equipment.
  • Will perform any and all jobs as assigned by the EMS Supervisor

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Maintain good health and fitness standards to be capable of performing all physical activities associated with EMS patient care, to include but not limited to: lifting, carrying, climbing, bending, and stooping.
  • Maintain adequate skill in the use of operation of all EMS department equipment.
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with Township officials, fellow employees, and the general public.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must maintain a valid Ohio driver’s license.
  • Must pass the training for the appropriate level of EMT certification as set forth by the Ohio Revised Code.
  • Pass a physical exam and a criminal background check, as prescribed by the trustees.

BENEFITS

  • Commensurate Compensation
  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance benefits package offered by the township
  • Full pay for (10) holidays per year.
  • Full pay for (9) Sick days per year.
  • Vacation leave is determined by years of service.
  • All rules and regulations in the Policies and Procedures Manual apply to this position.
  • Salary according to experience.

Resumes must be received by 4:00 p.m. Friday, September 24, 2021
at the Porter Township Trustees’ Office. Resumes may be submitted in person at the township office, by calling 740-574-4245 to make arrangements, or to the following email 
portertownship@roadrunner.com

Last modified: September 12, 2021

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