EMT-P (Advanced Care Paramedic)

Job Details

RHA Job Number:
GO-00652788-1
Number of Vacancies:
1
Profession:
Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic (EMT-P)
Organization:
Saskatchewan Health Authority
Facility Name:
Kindersley and District Health Centre
Department:
EMERGENCY
Employment Type:
Permanent
Employment Term:
Part Time
Posting Date:
November 24, 2021
Closing Date:
January 11, 2022 8:15
Hours of Work:
Shift Information: Days, Evenings, Nights, Weekends, On Call
168.00 hours per 6 week rotation
Rate of Pay:
$35.202 to $43.010 (5 step range)
Union:
HSAS

Job Description

The EMT-P will respond to calls for service as per dispatch instructions, providing assessment, treatment and transportation of ill or injured persons. The EMT-P will cover standby assignment, as operations require.

Job Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Valid Class 4 drivers license
  • Clean Driver's Abstract
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or Pediatric Education for Prehospital Professionals (PEPP)
  • International Trauma Life Support (ITLS) - Advanced
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Instructor Certificate, or required to obtain within 1 year of employment
  • Health Care Provider Level C Certification (HCP-C)
  • CMA accredited Pre-Hospital Care Program at the Advanced Care Paramedic (ACP) level
  • Registered with the Saskatchewan College of Paramedics at the ACP level

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Communication skills
  • Ability to communicate with and maintain an effective working relationship with clients from diverse social, economic and cultural backgrounds

Other Information
  • Must be able to respond to the ambulance within 10 minutes when on-call
  • Preference for this position will be given to HSAS members in accordance with the terms and conditions of the SAHO/HSAS Collective Agreement. HSAS seniority within the Saskatchewan Health Authority will be considered under the Selection Criteria.
  • External applicants applying to the Saskatchewan Health Authority are required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Proof of Vaccination will be required prior to offer of employment.

Additional Information

� An interview may be requested. � Part Time Employees: Scheduled hours of work may be reduced during the rotation stipulated when a statutory holiday is recognized during that period. � The successful candidate shall be required to provide a satisfactory criminal record check including a vulnerable sector query as a condition of employment. � OPEN UNTIL FILLED postings are for job vacancies that have gone through the regional posting processes as required by the collective agreements and remain unfilled as there have been no qualified internal applicants. External qualified applicants may now apply. Applications for OPEN UNTIL FILLED postings are reviewed each MONDAY (or the following business day in the case of a Monday statutory holiday) or as determined by the Manager and if there are applicants, the posting is closed. Applications received after closing are late applications and will not be considered.
Geographic Location: Kindersley
Expected Start Date: December 1, 2021
FTE®: 0.75
This posting will remain Open until Filled.

Organization & Community

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EMPLOYER:
Saskatchewan Health Authority
COMMUNITY:
Kindersley
HOURS TO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT:
2
COMMUNITY WEBSITE:
http://www.kindersley.ca/

Community Description

The town of ​​Kindersley is a vibrant and progressive community located in the heart of west central Saskatchewan. It is the hub of the region and boasts an impressive selection of recreational facilities and activities for everyone. ​