Health Technician (Paramedic)

Military Treatment Facilities under DHA - Department of Defense

Who May Apply: US Citizens In order to qualify, you must meet the experience requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. Specialized Experience GS-07: One year of specialized experience which includes assisting EMT responding to emergencies; assist in patient assessments; assist in providing emergency medical interventions and care; assist in transporting ill and/or injured patients. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-06). Specialized Experience GS-08: One year of specialized experience which includes responding to emergencies; patient assessments; providing emergency medical interventions and care; and transporting ill and/or injured patients. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service (GS-07).
About the Position: Located in the Emergency Department of FBCH. Applicants should be available to work on any shift, weekends, holidays, etc. FBCH EMS paramedics provide patient assessment, treatment, and transport for medical and traumatic patients in the 911-field/scene environment, as well as the in-hospital and interfacility transfer settings, in accordance with the FBCH EMS medical protocols, FBCH EMS SOPs, and nationally recognized paramedic standards of care.