Job Listing | Primary Care Paramedic

Salary Range: $36.620 - $38.875 per hour
Location: Norfolk County, ON Organization: Norfolk Paramedic Services

Job Type: Part-time
Expiration Date: February 25, 2021
Classification: Union

Job Description

To provide emergency medical care to the residents of Norfolk County.

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Successful completion of a diploma in Emergency Care/Paramedicine from an approved Paramedic Program; EMCA or A-EMCA certified by the Ministry of Health; Eligible for certification as a Primary Care Paramedic in the Province of Ontario, (Regulation 257/00); Possess valid BLS Provider / Health Care Providers CPR certificate within one year; Possess and maintain all qualifications as specified under the Ambulance Act and Regulations; Possess and maintain a valid Class “F” Driver’s Licence. Must have completed a valid OPPAT (Ottawa Paramedic Physical Abilities Test) within 6 Months of the posting closing, or obtained prior to April 1st 2021; Ability to exert heavy physical effort required to treat and move patients, deliver medical equipment or sort inventory at station and in ambulance; Must be flexible to work days, evenings and/or weekends; Up to six (6) months of related experience; Preference will be given to candidates with CPER or other approved base hospital certifications SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate, both orally and in writing; The ability to exercise sound judgment in emergency situations; Courteous and effective skills in dealing with the public; Candidates will be required to obtain local base hospital certification as a condition of a job offer.

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REQUIRED: The CASPer® Test Please be advised there is only one date for this test: March 2, 2021 All applicants to the Norfolk County Paramedic Service are required to complete an online assessment, CASPer®, for an in program assessment. CASPer is an online test that assesses for the personal and professional characteristics we believe are important for successful applicants to our program. It is a compliment to the other tools that we use for applicant screening. In implementing CASPer, we are trying to further enhance fairness and objectivity in our selection process. See Download Job Listing PDF for full details.