HAWK RESCUE SERVICES provides event & industrial medical standby, field clinics, patient transport, Fire & Rescue services, emergency medical supplies, inventory checks and restocking. These services are provided on Vancouver Island and throughout the Province of BC. HAWK RESCUE SERVICES is a small family corporation and expanding daily.
HAWK RESCUE SERVICES
Part Time/On Call Position
Reporting to the CEO and the management of HAWK RESCUE SERVICES. The Paramedic is responsible for providing quality patient care in pre-hospital emergency situations in unique and challenging work environments.
always act in a manner that protects the patient's dignity, safety, privacy and confidentiality
ensure that patients are provided with immediate and professional on-site medical care and advise/arrange timely transport to medical care as needed
adhere to all Medical Protocols and Treatment Guidelines of HAWK RESCUE SERVICES
work within the EMALB scope of practice for professional levels of Paramedics
be a patient advocate who can communicate and interact effectively with co-workers, other allied health care professionals and public safety partners
maintain the station and facilities in tidy and clean working order
be responsible for the safe operation of Mobile Treatment Centres (MTC) , Emergency Transport Vehicles (ETV) and other vehicles
identifying issues, problems and concerns in the work environment to enhance service delivery and patient care
report and take direction from the CEO and management of HAWK RESCUE SERVICES
Current valid EMR, PCP or ACP license with the EMALB
Valid Class 1, 2 or 4 BC Driver's License (or out of province equivalent) (Class 5 will be considered but not preferred)
Current Driver's Abstract
Skills And Abilities:
provide quality patient care in pre-hospital emergency situations
ensure safe, proficient and efficient patient care and transportation
maintain current knowledge and skill required for the position
provide direction and supervise observers on car and/or trainees, as required
safely operate a Mobile Treatment Centre (MTC) or Emergency Transport Vehicle (ETV) in all road and weather conditions
effectively utilize defensive driving techniques with an emphasis on safe patient transport, as required
ability to communicate effectively with patients, family and bystanders
utilize medical training to properly triage patients for treatment and transport
ability to read and write English
respect the patient's privacy and confidentiality according to government legislation
knowledge of WHMIS and Workplace Health and Safety Guidelines
Only applications submitted via the proper listed methods will be considered.
All applicants MUST complete the Employment Application, then submit all required documents listed below:
a) submit a copy of valid license/letter/certificate from issuing body (EMALB, WorkSafe BC, Other)
b) submit a copy of your current driver's license
c) submit a copy of a current driver's license abstract (procured within the last 30 days)
d) submit a current resume/curriculum vitae
e) submit a cover letter
The above documents need to be submitted ASAP after the submission of this employment application. These documents are REQUIRED for your application to be reviewed. Ensure to quote Competition Number on cover letter or subject line of email.
We require that these documents are either mailed to:
HAWK RESCUE SERVICES, 3708 WALLACE STREET, PORT ALBERNI, BC V9Y 3Y8
sent via email to:
Applications will be accepted until a suitable candidates has been hired and the position is filled. Only suitable applicants will be contacted to move forward in the process.
HAWK RESCUE SERVICES is committed to equal opportunity employment and hires on the basis of merit. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals.