The Town of Billerica Emergency Medical Service is seeking applications for (1) Full Time and Per Diem Paramedics. Applicants must be Massachusetts Certified Paramedics, current CPR & ACLS certification and a current driver’s license. ITLS, PALS, and NRP are preferred but not required. Applicants must have a minimum of 2 years emergency experience as paramedic. Non smoker preferred.
Job Description: An emergency health care provider working under Massachusetts DPH, MGL Chapter 111C which regulates ambulances and its operators. Paramedics will be responsible for recognizing, assessing and treating medical and traumatic emergencies, coordinating efforts with other public safety agencies. She/he will initiate invasive and non-invasive treatments in accordance with Massachusetts DPH/OEMS treatment protocols. Paramedics will record all details related with treatments and incidents. Insurance and other related information will be obtained and entered into the computer billing system. Paramedics will maintain equipment and ambulances in a constant state of readiness, and will be able to respond at all times. Paramedics may also be responsible for other clerical and building maintenance duties.
Application deadline is February 15, 2013.
All applications should be sent to:
Billerica Town Hall
Asst. Town Manager
365 Boston Road
Billerica Ma 01821
The Town of Billerica is an Equal Opportunity employer
DPH – Department of Public health
ACLS – Advanced Cardiac Life Support
CPR – Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
ITLS – International Trauma Life Support
PALS – Pediatric Advanced Life Support
NRP – Neonatal Resuscitation program