EMS Field Representative
Southern Nevada Health District - Valley View, NV

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To assist with approval and monitoring of training, certification and licensing of Emergency Medical Services providers; to assist with and inspect vehicles, drug and equipment inventories; and to maintain department records.

This recruitment will remain open until a sufficient number of qualified applicants have been identified. This position posting may close without notice

Examples of Essential Responsibilities and Duties:

This class specification lists the major duties and requirements of the job and is not all-inclusive. Incumbent(s) may be expected to perform job-related duties other than those contained in this document and may be required to have specific job-related knowledge and skills.
  • Assist with review of Emergency Medical Services training courses; monitor courses, approve training, review course completion records, and coordinate certification.
  • Assist with ambulance attendant licensing and processing of applications for reciprocity, reinstatement, and other documentation.
  • Maintain accurate records of certification, recertification, training, C.P.R., skills maintenance and continuing education requirements for all EMS providers.
  • Inspect ambulances, other related vehicles and equipment and assist as directed with investigation of service complaints.
  • Assist in the development of field treatment protocols with Medical Advisory Board physicians.
  • Assist with revision and promulgation of EMS regulations and procedures.
  • Assist outside agencies with Emergency Medical Service program implementation; act as a liaison within the community to establish special programs as assigned.
  • Enter a variety of departmental data into a computer terminal.
  • Retrieve terminal information as needed, operate printer and other computer peripherals.
  • Provide staff assistance to the EMS Manager; prepare and present reports and other necessary correspondence.
  • Perform related duties and responsibilities as required.

Qualifications:

Knowledge of:
  • Operational characteristics, services and activities of an Emergency Medical Services Program.
  • Occupational hazards and standard safety practices necessary in the area of work assigned.
  • Organizational practices as applied to the analysis and evaluation of programs, policies and operational needs.
  • Advanced emergency medical treatment practices and techniques.
  • Principles and procedures of record keeping.
  • Pertinent Federal, State, and local laws, codes and regulations.
Ability to:
  • Provide administrative and professional support.
  • Prepare clear and concise administrative and financial reports.
  • Research, analyze, and evaluate new service delivery methods, procedures and techniques.
  • Ensure compliance with Federal, State and local policies, procedures, laws and regulations.
  • Work independently in the absence of supervision.
  • Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work including District and other government officials, community groups, and the general public.
  • Use a variety of computer software programs, i.e., access, excel, word.
Training and Experience Guidelines

Training:
  • Equivalent to the completion of the twelfth grade.
Experience:
  • Three years of increasingly responsible experience with a licensed ambulance service or a minimum of three years experience with a regulatory agency as an EMS Field Representative or supervisor; or equivalent Registered Nurse experience in pre-hospital care or emergency department supervision related to pre-hospital Emergency Medical Services performance and quality assurance review.
License or Certificate:
  • Possession of a valid current EMT-P or RN certification or licensure.
  • Possession of a valid Nevada driver’s license.
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate, valid EMS Instructor Endorsement.
  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, appropriate, valid Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certifications

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