Jeffersontown Fire District starting ground ambulance service, medical officer needed

Jeffersontown Fire District starting ground ambulance service, medical officer needed

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The Jeffersontown Fire Protection District is accepting applications for a full-time medical officer, for their new ambulance service.

The requirements for the position are:

  • Must have 5 years of field experience at the paramedic level
  • 2 years in a supervisory position
  • 1 year experience in emergency services training or QA
  • AHA instructor in BLS, ACLS, ans PALS (within 6 months)
  • Proficiency with firehouse software, medical reporting software and computer skills
  • Familiar with state and federal regulations relevant to EMS and training
  • Inventory management experience
  • Familiarity with setup of PhysioControl AED and Lifepack 15 (preferred)
  • Expressed interest in the position through completion of the hiring process
  • Knowledge of federal regulations, state laws (KRS) and local ordinances pertaining to emergency response situations
  • Maintains good physical health

To pick up an application, head to 10530 Watterson Trail, Jeffersontown, Kentucky, 40299, anytime between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Applications must be submitted, with a cover letter and resume by 11 a.m. on Jan. 5.

The new ambulance service will start sometime in the spring of 2018.

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