International Falls Fire/Rescue/EMS Paramedic

The City of International Falls Fire/Rescue/EMS Department has Two (2) openings for an EMT-P (Emergency Medical Technician Paramedic).

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Qualified candidates must have a current National Registry and MN EMSRB Paramedic required.
  • Qualified candidates must have all of the following current ACLS, PALS and PHTLS or BTLS certifications
  • Qualified candidates must have previous experience in EMS and/or healthcare setting.
  • Qualified candidates must have a valid Minnesota Driver’s License or equivalent.
  • Qualified candidates must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Qualified candidates must be legally eligible for employment in the United States.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Care and transportation for both ACLS and BLS patients.
  • Deliver care based on inter-facility and 911 calls.
  • Documentation and electronic charting.
  • Twelve (12) hour shifts with overtime.

SKILLS:

  • Critical thinking
  • Team oriented, working with EMT’s and Paramedics.
  • Excellent documentation skills.
  • Medical terminology

Starting wage is $18.68 an hour per union contract with an annual step up increase for 4 years benefit package available including healthcare insurance, vacation, sick leave, and pera retirement

Any questions or to pick up an application contact:
Fire Chief Jensen at International Falls Fire Station
600 4th street International Falls, MN 56649
 (218) 283-9073 or (218) 283-2929
email: jerryj@ci.international-falls.mn.us

 Application Deadline: midnight March 3, 2014