Emergency Med Tech (EMT) Carolina Air Care
Company: UNC Health Care
Location: Chapel Hill
Posted on: July 31, 2022
Description Become part of an inclusive organization with over
40,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health
and well-being of the unique communities we serve.Emergency Medical
Technician needed for Carolina Air Care Transport
Provides safe and timely transport of medical crew and patients.
Work may involve routine transport or may be performed under
stressful situations requiring quick transport. Location of work
may be at various bases throughout central North Carolina and is a
36 hours per week; 12 hour rotating shift position. Prefer prior
experience working with a critical care transport team and must be
able to lift 150 pounds with assistance.This is 36 hours per week;
12 hours shifts D/N rotation and weekends. -Responsibilities:
1. Communicates with crew and other emergency personnel over UHF
and VHF radios, pagers, and cellular phones regarding location,
patient status, and other relevant information. Utilizes the ground
operator's communication book daily.
2. Completes all preventative maintenance. Ensures adequate fuel in
vehicles performs daily checks of vehicles and maintains
cleanliness of ambulances. Maintains familiarity with vehicle
3. Completes logs, checklists and reports related to activities,
vehicle status and maintenance. Ensures continuity of service by
participating in shift change debriefings.
4. Ensures that equipment is in a state of mission readiness.
Corrects or arranges for repair of any malfunctioning
5. Maintains awareness of road conditions and entire response area,
sharing knowledge of changing conditions with co-workers.
6. May serve as lead worker or take on specialized equipment
7. Participates in departmental meetings and programs, including
Quality Improvement, Marketing and Outreach, and Safety.
8. Transports medical crew and ill or injured patients in emergency
vehicles while complying with North Carolina State Law, the
operating policies of UNC Air Care and Ground Transport Services,
and manufacturer's specifications.
Other InformationOther information:
--- High School diploma or GED
--- Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) certification
--- Valid NC Driver's license
--- BLS Certification.
Professional Experience Requirements:
--- One (1) year of EMT experience or an equivalent combination of
education, training and experience.
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
Job DetailsLegal Employer: -STATEEntity: UNC Medical Center
Organization Unit: RDU Ground -Work Type: Full Time
Standard Hours Per Week: 36.00Work Schedule: VariableLocation of
Job: US:NC:Chapel HillExempt From Overtime: Exempt: No
This is a State position employed by UNC Health Care System.
Keywords: UNC Health Care, Chapel Hill , Emergency Med Tech (EMT) Carolina Air Care, Healthcare , Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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