Salary Range: $89,452 - $106,491
Location: United Counties of Leeds and Grenville, ON Organization: Leeds Grenville Paramedic Service
Job Type: Full-time
Expiration Date: March 17, 2021
Reporting directly to the Deputy Chief, the Superintendent as the Primary Duty Officer is responsible for ensuring operational readiness of the Paramedic Service and by direct interaction, will monitor, evaluate and supervise paramedics. In addition, the Superintendent will assist with the implementation of training programs for the Paramedics. The Superintendent will support the Chief, Deputy Chief and Commander ensuring compliance with County, Division and Ministry standards, policies and regulations.
-Two (2) year post-secondary diploma in a paramedic program, or equivalent; -Maintain current certification by the Regional Paramedic Program of Eastern Ontario at the level of a Primary Care Paramedic (at minimum); -Additional management training or other relevant education would be an asset. -Minimum five (5) years’ experience as a Paramedic with at least two (2) years of Superintendent experience in a unionized setting; -Knowledge of land ambulance legislation, regulations and current practices pertaining to land ambulance services and personnel; -Must be competent within the meaning of the Occupational Health and Safety Act R.S.O. 1990 Chapter O.1 as amended and be capable of issuing clearly understandable written and oral instructions; -Demonstrate knowledge of all legislation and regulations pertinent to the role, including the Collective Agreement and the Highway Traffic Act. They also, has as an understanding of policies and legislation affecting municipal government that impacts functioning in the role; -Skill in establishing and maintaining good working relations with staff, other departments, allied agencies, and the general public; -Ability to implement, deliver and evaluate programs within the paramedic service; -Knowledge of Quality Assurance, Continued Quality Improvement and other statistical measurement tools is preferred; -Certification in CPR, First Aid and Defibrillation Instruction would be an asset; -Ability to work independently within a team delivered organizational model; -Excellent analytical, problem solving and presentation skills; -Excellent written and verbal communication, interpersonal and organizational skills; -Computer literacy is required including a variety of software and database applications including Microsoft Office Suite, ePCR platforms, learning management systems, MOH MapLocator and automated vehicle locating systems; -Valid Ontario Class “F” Driver’s License is required; -Ability to work shift work; -Must be in good physical condition to perform emergency calls.