High School Diploma or equivalent. Experience preferred. Texas Department of Health - Emergency Medical Technician - Basic; Valid Texas Driver's License. Knowledge of pre-hospital care on Emergency Medical Technician - Basic level and traffic laws of the State of Texas. CPR required.
Skilled in pre-hospital care including the use of backboards cervical collars, packaging techniques, rescue, communications, bandaging and splinting, emergency driving procedures under all conditions, dealing with all types of people under stress in a sensitive and diplomatic fashion.
Ability to read, write and speak clearly in the English language, think coherently under stress, and hear heart, lung and bowel sounds through a stethoscope and able to hear the normal level voice in conversation. Must be able to take calls and be within thirty minutes of the Hospital when on call.