City of New Bedford Paramedic in New Bedford, Massachusetts
Paramedic (VT)- \$28.43-\$25.59 Paramedic (FT)- \$28.43 Current certification as an Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic by the MA Dept. of Public Health and current certification as a CPR healthcare provider by the American Heart Association (M.G.L., Ch 111C, Section 3 and 6). Current certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support by AHA. Knowledge of pharmacology, and drugs used in advanced life support and possible reactions; Federal and State drug laws; pathophysiology; advanced human anatomy and physiology; medical telemetry; Advanced Life Support equipment; MGL, Ch 89, 90, and 111C; MA DPH re-certification requirements; regional communication protocols. Knowledge of major transportation routes in the locality, defensive and emergency driving procedures, emergency medical service vehicle limitations and local emergency medical service Point-of-Entry procedures. Any equivalent combination of education and experience on a year for year basis. This position is subject to re-certification by the State Office of Emergency Medical Services.