ACP Temporary Full-Time- Flight
Advanced Paramedics LTD.
Canada
Advanced Care Paramedic (ACP)

Flight Division

Temporary Full-Time High Level/Fort Vermilion

Competition number 032919-02

Advanced Paramedic Ltd. (APL) is a designated Emergency Medical Services (EMS) provider for flight and ground patient transfer, and an Industrial EMS provider to the oil, gas, and natural resources industry. Alberta registered ACPs will provide patient care for transfers on its fixed wing air ambulance operation.

Responsibilities:
Assess the extent of injuries or illness to determine medical treatment
Perform and interpret diagnostic procedures such as monitor vital signs and interpret lab values such as ABG’s, Lytes
Administer pre-hospital emergency care including cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), oxygen, bandaging, splinting, assisting in child birth, and the treatment of trauma patients
Maintain airways with intubation and surgical airways
Treat patients requiring ACLS/ PALS interventions
Provide manual cardiac defibrillation and external pacing
Initiate, monitor, and maintain blood and blood product transfusions
Operate sophisticated equipment in advanced life-support ambulances, medevac aircraft or other advanced life support environments
Administer medications for the treatment of medical conditions and management of acute pain
Use a spinal immobilization devices and traction splints
Document and record the nature of injuries and treatment provided
Ensure emergency fleet vehicles are properly equipped and are fully supplied
Ability to remain firm, reassuring and efficient in moments of crises
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
Strong problem identification and problem resolution skills
Strong leadership abilities
Strong desire to help those in need
Must be able to handle confidential information in an ethical and professional manner

Qualifications:
ACP permit
ACLS
Willingness to learn and practice Advanced Skills
Experience managing high acuity and critical patients
CPR
Valid Class 4 driver’s license
Clean Criminal Record Check
Upon hire, the candidate must provide a record of their current immunizations; acceptable driver’s abstract of the last three (3) years of driving history, a criminal record check with a Vulnerable Sector check along with ACP registration for the current year.

Please submit a cover letter and resume to Human Resources, hr@advancedparamedic.com quoting competition number 032919-02.

If you have previously applied to APL, please re-apply with the appropriate competition number.

We thank all applicants for their interest in the position, however, only those selected for interview will be contacted.