Paramedic job description template

This Paramedic job description template includes the list of most important Paramedic's duties and responsibilities. It is customizable and ready to post to job boards. Use it to save time, attract qualified candidates and hire best employees.

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Paramedic job description template

Paramedic job profile

Paramedic is a healthcare professional responsible for the safe and efficient response, treatment, and transport of all persons requesting or requiring emergent or non-emergent medical services.

In order to attract Paramedic that best matches your needs, it is very important to write a clear and precise Paramedic job description.

Paramedic job description

Are you a qualified Paramedic looking for an opportunity to advance your skills and career?

If you are an energetic and self motivated always ready to go an extra mile to ensure your patients' comfort and well being, we have the perfect job for you!

We are looking for a trained Paramedic to be part of our team of healthcare professionals.  If you’re looking for a fresh opportunity where you’ll enjoy an expanded scope of practice, diverse patient population and a collaborative team, we look forward to your application!

Paramedic duties and responsibilities

  • Operate ambulance equipment and respond to radio transmissions
  • Oversee and supervise emergency team members
  • Examine  patient’s and assess their medical condition 
  • Provide basic and advanced life support, including comprehensive patient assessment, invasive airway management, cardiac monitoring and administration of medications
  • Provide appropriate medical treatment in the emergency cases
  • Assess and monitor the condition of ill and/or injured patients
  • Collaborate with different relevant stakeholders (police, firefighters, doctors etc.)
  • Complete a vehicle and equipment checklist at the beginning of each assigned shift
  • Ensure compliance with minimum stock requirements, proper function and cleanliness of all equipment
  • Complete and submit all documentation/paperwork requirements daily
  • Provide appropriate documentation of patient intervention in the pre-hospital setting
  • Adhere to all relevant health and safety standards
  • Stay updated with the newest medical research and literature 
  • Attend seminars and conferences

Paramedic requirements and qualifications

  • Previous working experience as a Paramedic for (x) year(s)
  • Licensed Paramedic (Advanced Paramedic certification preferred) and Certified CPR Instructor
  • In-depth knowledge of medical procedures, terminology and medications
  • Hands on experience with medical equipment and devices
  • Outstanding patient management skills
  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills
  • Compassionate and friendly personality
  • Critical thinker and problem solver
  • Team player
  • Valid driver’s license

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