Deer River Transportation Services Supervisor


… working together with our team.

Essentia Health Deer River is currently seeking a:

Transportation Services Supervisor (Deer River)

Benefit Eligible – 1.0 FTE

 The supervisor is responsible for direct supervision, scheduling, orientation/training, employee relations and performance management for assigned staff of emergency medical care providers (First Responders, EMTs and Paramedics) and Special Transportation Services.  Ensures accuracy and completeness of run reports and other documentation.  Performs and/or oversees the inspection of vehicles and equipment to ensure that appropriate maintenance is completed and proper stock is on hand.  Ensures that records are maintained and supplies/medications/narcotics are appropriately accounted for.  Assists the manager and facility administration with planning and evaluating the delivery of services.  Provides recommendations for major purchase decisions, and assists the manager with departmental budget review and preparation.  Evaluates, updates creates and enforces clinical guidelines and departmental policy and procedures.  Provides medical emergency services and transport when scheduled or as needed, and maintains required licensures/certifications. 

This position requires completion of a Paramedic training program and 3 years of full time equivalent experience as a Paramedic, NIMS 100, 200, 700, 800, current Minnesota EMSRB certification as Paramedic or above, current provider level CPR certification, ACLS, PAS, CALS or ATLS certification (or able to obtain within one year of employment).  Prefer Bachelor’s degree in a Healthcare field or Business; NIMS 300, 400 (or obtainable within 2 years of employment).

In addition, a valid Minnesota Driver’s License and a clean driving record are required.

Find your calling. Essentia Health seeks employees who embrace our commitment to patient and family centered care in communities both large and small.  We’re looking for people who are committed to making patients and their families feel known and understood.  People who understand what it means to be Here With You.  People who are willing to use their strengths to help others.

                                   Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer

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