OGDENSBURG VOLUNTEER RESCUE SQUAD ANNOUNCES ONE (1) FULL TIME AEMT-CC/PARAMEDIC POSITION
PARAMEDIC/AEMT-CC - The Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad Inc. (OVRS) is seeking candidates for the position of PARAMEDIC/AEMT-CC - for one (1) Full Time Position. Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue provides emergency 911 services to the City of Ogdensburg and surrounding areas. We provide both urban as well as Rural EMS. We also provide transports from our local hospitals to higher level of care hospitals wherever requested to go. Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad handled over 2,800 calls for service in 2018 and are currently on pace to pass those numbers in 2019. The selected candidate will serve in a combination Volunteer/Paid department. OVRS currently has 46 Volunteers ranging in levels from Driver to Paramedic. Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad operates four fully stocked ALS ambulances.
The position will be a Full Time - Eighty (80) scheduled bi-weekly, and will include all OVRS benefits such as Fully paid Single Medical, Dental and Vision, IRA matching contributions, Disability Insurance. We also pay for conference training's, CME's and uniforms. The normal work hours will be forty (40) hour week, with some incurred overtime. Shifts will be scheduled 8 hours - currently 3P-11P, M-F shifts but may change depending on company needs.
The position requires current PARAMEDIC/AEMT-CC certification and all capacities of emergency care as a pre-hospital care provider with an emphasis on patient transports. The selected Candidate will be expected to provide medical care and/or drive, in the absence of a Volunteer Driver, on both ALS & BLS 911 Emergency Calls and Transports. There are required general housekeeping duties and vehicle maintenance responsibilities that must be completed during shift, as well as special project assignments. Compensation will be based on experience and other related factors.
A resume must be submitted with candidate's application, no later than June 15, 2019. Interested candidates can call (315) 393-0837 to talk to Ken Gardner, Chief of Emergency Services. Applications can also be picked up at Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad located at 1223 Pickering Street, Ogdensburg NY. Applications can be mailed to Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad Inc. Attn: Ken Gardner, P.O. Box 172, Ogdensburg, NY 13669, or submitted to the Chief of Emergency Services during normal business hours. This posting will close at 3:00pm on June 15, 2019. Interviews will occur following the Candidates submission. Ogdensburg Volunteer Rescue Squad is an equal opportunity employer.
Location/Region: OGDENSBURG ,NY