Flight Paramedic

Advanced Medical Solutions Inc - Inuvik, NT (8 months ago)

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Advanced Medical Solutions Inc. (AMS) is looking to hire a full time Flight Paramedic for a 4 weeks on & 4 weeks off rotation in Yellowknife & Inuvik, NT. If you are looking for a new challenge and an opportunity to experience the North, this is your chance, apply now to AMS!

Here are some of the highlights:
Competitive Salary
Travel provided by AMS
Crew housing provided by AMS
Education & Training
Health & Dental Benefits
Group Matching RRSP

Flight Paramedic Qualifications:
Current Licence/Certification with one or more Canadian Paramedics Governing body
Minimum 2 years' experience as an ACP or EMT-P with emergency or critical care experience
Experience in an air medical environment is an asset
Current CPR, ACLS, ITLS, PALS, NRP, STABLE and CCP-C (for Flight Paramedics)
Instructor status in the above-mentioned certifications would be considered an asset
Current Vulnerable Sector Check (within 90 days)
Current Medical & Immunization Record (within 90 days)
Up to date Driver’s Abstract

Flight Paramedic Responsibilities:
Planning patient care following established guidelines and policies
Coordination of equipment and staff to safely and effectively transport the patient
Monitoring and managing patient care during all stages of the transport process
Complete and concise patient documentation
Effective communication with all members of the health care team involved in the transport and care of the patient
Always maintain patient confidentiality and respect the rights of the patient
Identifies, intervenes, and responds appropriately during crisis situations
Identifies questionable assignments and procedures and seeks guidance as necessary following established lines of communication
Recognizes personal strengths and limitations and seeks guidance as required
Attends educational opportunities and maintains all necessary certifications.
Promotes a harmonious working environment and utilizes appropriate communication techniques during professional interactions.
Practices active listening skills, interviewing and problem-solving techniques effectively.
Maintaining and checking all equipment and ensuring it is in proper working order.
Assisting the Medevac Base Manager with administrative duties as required.

How to Apply:
Please select/click on the "Apply for this Job" section below or send your resume directly to careers@advancedmedic.com

A security clearance with Vulnerable Sector Check must be completed and is a requirement for newly hired employees.
To begin working for AMS, you must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or have a valid work permit issued by the Government of Canada. If you have the necessary documents, please forward them to us along with your application to continue the recruitment process.

To view other career opportunities and learn more about AMS, please visit our careers website: http://advancedmedic.com/career-opportunities/

Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted