Lincoln Rescue Service - AEMTC/PARAMEDIC POSITION

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Department Lincoln Rescue Service
TypeOther
Job TitleAEMTC/PARAMEDIC POSITION
Deadline Jul 5, 2022 11:59 PM Eastern
Registration Fee$35.00
Contactsthompson@lincolnri.org
Location Albion, RI
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***JOB ANNOUNCEMENT***

LINCOLN RESCUE SERVICES: AEMTC/PARAMEDIC POSITION

Town of Lincoln, Rhode Island

***LATERAL TRANFERS ARE WELCOME TO APPLY***


Overview

Lincoln Rescue Service is currently seeking to fill one full-time AEMTC/Paramedic position, as well as to establish a list for future employment opportunities.

***LATERAL TRANSFER CANDIDATES***

Qualified Lateral Transfer Candidates must possess ALL of the following qualifications for consideration:

  • (1) United States Citizenship.
  • (2) Minimum age: 18-years old;
  • (3) Education: High School Graduate or Equivalent.
  • (4) A Valid Driver’s License.
  • (5) Advanced EMT Cardiac or Paramedic Licensures
  • (6) Level I /II Fire Certification and Fire Ground Operations
  • (7) Must have the ability to pass a physical examination given by a Town physician, a drug screening, an oral examination, and a background investigation.
  • (8) Upon appointment, must serve a one-year probationary period.

Lincoln Rescue Service is a Municipal (Town) third service that serves a population of approximately 22,529 and covers 18.9 square miles. The department deploys two transporting advanced life support (ALS) level units 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week. Last year call volume totaled 4,860 calls for service. All Lincoln Rescue Service providers are either AEMT-Cardiac or Paramedic level EMS practitioners. Department staffing includes a Chief, (4) Shift Captains, (4) Shift Lieutenants, and (8) ALS level Practitioners. The Department provides assistance with fire suppression for four (4) fire districts located throughout the Town. Level I /II certification is required within one (1) year of employment.

Benefits include:

  • Health and Dental Insurance coverage available
  • Town Paid Life insurance: $30,000
  • Longevity Compensation
  • Uniform Allowance: $750 annually
  • Uniform Cleaning Allowance $295 annually
  • Pension: Municipal Employees Retirement System of RI- (MERS)
  • Twelve (12) Paid Holidays
  • Annual Education Stipend: $1,000 annually

Essential Duties and Responsibilities for the position of the AEMT/C and Paramedic include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintain required licenses and certifications;
  • Maintain knowledge of prevailing Rhode Island Statewide EMS protocols and Department standards;
  • Maintain proficiency practice and scope of specific psychomotor skills within R.I. Statewide EMS protocols and Department standards;
  • Provide comprehensive, effective, safe, and compassionate care to all patients under the care of Lincoln Rescue Service;
  • Maintain equipment and vehicles in a mission ready status at all times;
  • Performing daily equipment and supply inventory checks;
  • Complete all documentation in accordance with Department standards;
  • Comply with all Departmental and applicable Town policies and procedures;
  • Maintain accountability for all controlled substances;
  • Maintain patient confidentiality at all times;
  • Ability to operate all assigned motor vehicles, medical equipment, and tools necessary for employment with Lincoln Rescue Service;
  • Must retrieve, clean, and stock all necessary medical equipment and supplies;
  • Perform routine cleaning and maintenance of assigned vehicles and buildings of the Lincoln Rescue Service;
  • Attend and participate in all required staff trainings, and in-service meetings;
  • Participate in community outreach and public relations education and activities;
  • Maintain an awareness level understanding of:

a. Fire Suppression and Fire ground Operations

b. Hazardous materials scene operations

c. Confined space rescue operations

d. Surface and swift water rescue operations

e. Ice rescue operations

Interested Applicants:

Apply online at https://www.firefighterapp.com/lincolnrescueservice 

Deadline for Submission is 07/05/2022

EOE/ADA/A

Please direct questions regarding this position to sthompson@lincolnri.org


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