Casual Positions for Advanced Care Paramedic (ACP)

Job Description:

Casual Positions for Advanced Care Paramedic (ACP)

EMT-P’s will provide ground patient transfers to/from the Edmonton International Airport (EIA) to medical treatment facilities in the Edmonton area.

Responsibilities:

  • Assess the extent of injuries or illness to determine medical treatment
  • Perform and interpret diagnostic procedures such as taking vital signs and testing glucose levels
  • Administer pre-hospital emergency care including cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), oxygen, bandaging, splinting, assisting in child birth, and the treatment of trauma patients
  • Maintain airways with intubation and surgical airways
  • Use  a semi-automatic or automatic external defibrillator or bag valve mask resuscitator
  • Provide manual cardiac defibrillation and external pacing
  • Initiate, monitor, and maintain blood and blood product transfusions
  • Operate sophisticated equipment in advanced life-support ambulances, medevac aircraft or other advanced life support environments
  • Administer medications for the treatment of medical conditions and management of acute pain
  • Use a spinal immobilization devices and traction splints
  • Document and record the nature of injuries and treatment provided
  • Ensure emergency fleet vehicles are properly equipped and are fully supplied
  • Ability to remain firm, reassuring and efficient in moments of crises
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Strong problem identification and problem resolution skills
  • Strong leadership abilities
  • Strong desire to help those in need
  • Must be able to handle confidential information in an ethical and professional manner

12 hours shifts with day and night rotations starting at 06:00 or 18:00

Qualifications:

  • ACP registration with the Alberta College of Paramedics (ACoP)
  • Current CPR, BTLS/ITLS, and ACLS
  • Valid Class 4 driver’s license
  • Provincial MCP training
  • ePCR siren 4 user

The candidate must provide a record of their current immunizations; acceptable driver’s abstract of the last three (3) years of driving history, a valid Canadian Passport, and a criminal record check with a Vulnerable Sector check.

We thank all applicants for their interest in the position, however, only those selected for interview will be contacted.

 

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Personal Details

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Are you looking for casual or full-time work?
CasualFull Time

Have you worked at APL before?
YesNo

if so, provide dates and in what position?

Are you currently registered with the Alberta College of Paramedics?
YesNo

if yes, please provide registration number:

When are you available to start?

Are you legally permitted to work in Canada?
(supporting document may be required)
YesNo

Select the certificates/documents you currently have from the list below:
CPRAdvanced First AidH2S Alive (Hydrogen Sulphide)PST (Petroleum Safety Training)CSTS (Construction Safety Training System)PII (Paramedic In Industry)Immunization RecordCriminal Background CheckClass 4 Drivers LicenseDrivers AbstractValid Canadian Passport (Flight Practitioners Only)Class 5 driver license

Please select the areas you are willing to work:
EdmontonPeace RiverFort McMurrayGrande PrairieRemote locations in northern AlbertaRemote locations in northern BCAnywhere in Western Canada

Are you willing to work 24 hr on-call shifts?
(if the shift schedule requires it)
YesNo

Are you willing to live in camp?
(if job requires)
YesNo

Have you traveled in a small aircraft before?
(for Flight EMS positions only)
YesNo

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