Per Diem EMT/AEMT/Paramedic

Job Summary/ Nature of Work:

Performs responsible work as an EMT/AEMT or Paramedic for the Town; engaged in emergency medical services. Responds to emergency medical calls and renders assistance. Protects and saves life through effective rescue and EMS work and performs related equipment and facility maintenance, housekeeping functions, as assigned, and performs other duties as directed. Works under the general supervision of the Deputy Chief, who outlines broad areas of responsibility. Works under the general supervision of the Officer in Charge (OIC) who occasionally is present at emergency scenes and issues instructions concerning methods of appropriate courses of action. The EMS Member is required to use initiative and judgment in carrying out assignments particularly in the absence of an Officer.