Ambulance Operator - Paramedic

  • City of Cathedral City
  • 68700 Avenida Lalo Guerrero, Cathedral City, California
  • Nov 13, 2021
Full Time Fire and EMS
  • Salary: $4,726.76 - $6,062.76 (including overtime) USD
  • Phone: 760-770-0352
  • Apply By: Jan 12, 2022

Summary

DEPARTMENT: FIRE
APPROXIMATE PAY RATE (INCLUDING OVERTIME):
MONTHLY: $4,726.76 - $6,062.76
ANNUAL: $56,721.12 - $72,753.15

THIS RECRUITMENT WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL SUFFICIENT QUALIFIED APPLICATIONS ARE RECEIVED AND MAY CLOSE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.

The City of Cathedral City is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative of the citizens we serve. We seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented individuals from a diverse candidate pool.  Women and minorities encouraged to apply. 

Job Description

The ideal candidate, under direction, responds to emergency and/or non-emergency situations by driving a paramedic vehicle, ambulance, or other type of vehicle to the call location, providing advanced life support (ALS) services to ill and/or injured patients at the scene as required, and participating in the transport of patients to an appropriate treatment facility as needed; supports billing and record keeping operations by preparing reports and other documentation; participates in vehicle, station, and equipment maintenance and cleanup activities; participates in drills and trainings, as well as education, public relations, and service programs; and performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Minimum qualifications:

  • Graduation from high school or GED equivalent
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must provide, possess and maintain a valid California driver's license and acceptable driving record
  • Must provide, possess and maintain a valid California Motor Vehicle Ambulance Certification Endorsement at the time of appointment
  • Must provide, possess, and maintain current certification and California licensure as a Paramedic at the time of application
  • Must provide, possess and maintain a valid Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPS) card at the time of application

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Successful completion of a California Firefighter I Academy is desired

Special Instructions

To apply visit: https://www.joincathedralcity.org and click on job opportunities.

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Job Address

68700 Avenida Lalo Guerrero, Cathedral City, California United States View Map