Callaway County Ambulance District is accepting applications for a Paramedic to join our team.
Starting salary is $43,500 - $48,368 annually based on experience and qualifications. The schedule for this position is a 24/72 hour rotation.
The purpose of this position is to respond to emergency medical calls, provide advanced life support to sick/injured persons in pre-hospital settings, and perform rapid sequence intubation and cricothyrotomy when needed. Duties and responsibilities include maintaining readiness for emergency response, responding to emergency and non-emergency calls, assessing conditions of patients, providing advanced life support at emergency scenes, transporting patients to medical facilities, driving ambulances, operating/utilizing medical equipment, preparing charts and records, and performing other tasks as assigned.
The minimum requirements for this position are a high school diploma or GED; supplemented by completion of Paramedic training program coursework. Must possess and maintain valid Missouri Paramedic License. Must possess and maintain valid Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Provider certification, as well as valid CPR certification. Must possess and maintain a valid Missouri driver’s license. Pediatric Advanced LIfe Support (PALS) and Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) or equivalent are recommended.