Employer Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation
Position: 2 (Two) Emergency Medical Technician/Primary Care Paramedic
Deadline: November 7, 2022
Start Date: ASAP
Wage Range: To be determined
Ref #: NCN 2022-10-21-002

SUMMARY:

Reporting to the Chief of Emergency Services, the Incumbent is responsible for supporting the day to day operations of the ambulance services. The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)/Primary Care Paramedic (PCP) will also act as a staff trainer, communications liaison with the community and work various special projects.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assess extent of injuries of trauma victims, patients with respiratory disease and stress, overdose and poisoning victims, industrial victims and other ill or injured individuals to determine emergency medical treatment;
  • Administer pre-hospital emergency care, such as cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), Oxygen, bandaging and splinting, to patients;
  • Establish and maintain intravenous treatment (IV), apply adjunctive equipment for ventilation and circulation complications, administer medications and provide other advanced emergency treatment to patients;
  • Transport patients to Nursing Station or other medical facility for further medical care;
  • Document and record nature of injuries and treatment provided;
  • Maintain ambulances and emergency care equipment and supplies;
  • May train and supervise other workers;
  • Other duties as assigned

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Success completion of a recognized EMT program and/ or a PCP Program;
  • Training and experience as an EMT/PCP with 2-3 years experience;
  • EMR Instructors Certificate preferred;
  • Advance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Basic Trauma Life Support (BTLS) Certification preferred
  • Ability to be licenced under Manitoba Health
  • Maintain professional, written and verbal communication skills;
  • General computer skills in Word Processing, Power Point and the Provincial Patient Care Reporting System;
  • Must hold a valid Class 4 drivers licence or capable of being licenced to Class 4
  • Must Provide a clear Child Abuse Registry Check and Criminal Records Check

If you are interested, please forward your cover letter, Criminal Records Check and resume to:

Nora Thomas, Human Resource Administrator
Nisichawayasihk Cree Nation
Phone: (204) 484-2604
Cell: (204) 307-1178
Fax: (204) 484-2588
Email: norathomas@ncncree.com