PART-TIME EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN (30 hrs./wk)
The Village of Colfax (population 1,105) is accepting applications to fill a permanent, 30-hour/week Emergency Medical Technician position with the Colfax Rescue Squad (CRS).
CRS serves nine municipalities in the area surrounding Colfax. It is owned by the Village and administered by a Director, who reports to the Administrator-Clerk-Treasurer. A full-time Director, and three 30-hour/week EMT’s, and approximately 20 casual part-time EMTs (who provide coverage during hours not worked by the Director and three permanent part-time Village employees) comprise the team. The Village of Colfax/Colfax Rescue is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
DUTIES include ambulance care and transport of patients, ambulance maintenance, facilities upkeep and maintenance, training, record-keeping, public education and outreach, and other duties as assigned.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS include, but are not limited to, the ability to occasionally lift and move 100 or more pounds; vision for both close-up and distance work; and other physical capabilities necessary to perform the essential functions of an Emergency Medical Technician. The ability to handle physical labor and to work in adverse weather conditions is required.
QUALIFICATIONS include: Basic Emergency Medical Technician license or higher. Healthcare CPR certification. Minimum of one year of EMT experience. Ability to pass appropriate employment background checks, including, but not limited to, State of Wisconsin DHFS and DOT background and history checks, and prohibited substance testing. Computer skills in word processing, spreadsheets and the Internet; a valid Wisconsin driver’s license; and a high school diploma(or equivalent). Must have the ability to read and comprehend maps.
All applicants are welcome to apply; The interview process will determine placement on the eligibility list; however EMT-A licensed and higher applicants will receive preference.
SALARY is $12.25 per hour. One year probationary period. The CRS director will determine the work schedule with the goal of providing efficient coverage of the service’s needs.
APPLICATION AND POSITION DESCRIPTION are available by contacting the CRS Director (Don Knutson, 715-962-3049, firstname.lastname@example.org) or the Village website www.villageofcolfaxwi.org.
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS MARCH 17th, 2020 AT 4 PM, CDT.