EMT Student, Las Vegas NV.
Company: City Ambulance
Location: Las Vegas
Posted on: August 7, 2022
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EARN WHILE YOU LEARN TO BE AN EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN!
American Medical Response ( AMR) is offering a unique opportunity
for individuals interested in a rewarding career in pre-hospital
medicine.91% of our AMR students that successfully completed the
course are still currently happily employed, so far 20% of them
have taken the opportunity to pursue their Paramedic
What is an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)?
The primary focus of the EMT is to provide basic emergency medical
care and transportation for critical and emergent patients who
access the emergency medical system. This individual possesses the
basic knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care and
transportation, and functions as part of a comprehensive EMS
response under medical oversight. An EMT performs interventions
with the basic equipment typically found on an ambulance and is a
link from the scene to the emergency health care system.
About the Program:
The eligible candidate will be hired as a full-time employee and
compensated a training wage while in attendance at EMT Academy,
sponsored by AMR. The academy is a rigorous ten-week program which
qualifies the employee to take the National Registry of EMT exam.
Upon successful completion of the National Registry EMT exam, the
employee can then apply for a Nevada State EMT Basic Certification.
There is no cost for the class and all books, tuition, fees, and
uniforms will be paid by AMR. Upon successful completion of the
class, all tests and state certification, the employee will be
transferred to an EMT position.
Location and When:
- Las Vegas, Nevada - Location to be announced.
- When: 10 week course, M-F 8am-4:30pm(times may vary) Start
date, soon! Exact dates to be announced. Employees will attend
classes in person at the respective location 5 days a week, 8 hours
a day in addition to clinical days which included field rides on an
Candidate prerequisite requirements:
- Must be at least 18 years old
- Must have a HS diploma or GED
- Must have a valid Driver License
- Successfully complete the pre-employment screening which
includes motor vehicle and criminal background checks, drug
testing, comprehension test, and a physical agility test
What happens after passing the course?
After successful completion of the course, the employee will be
eligible to take a written and skills test through the National
Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT). Once certified
by the NREMT, the employee will then submit the required
documentation to the state to obtain their Nevada EMT Basic
Upon receipt of the State of Nevada EMT Basic certification, the
employee will receive their full-time position assignment within
the AMR Las Vegas and MedicWest Ambulance business units. They will
also qualify for benefits including:
- Excellent benefit package including medical, dental, life,
vision, disability and 401(k) plan with company match
- Paid Time Off (PTO) hours
- Opportunities for professional growth
Why Choose AMR? AMR is one of Global Medical Response's (GMR)
family of solutions. Our GMR teams deliver compassionate, quality
medical care, primarily in the areas of emergency and patient
relocation services. View the stories on how our employees provide
care to the world at www.AtaMomentsNotice.com. Learn how our values
are at the core of our services and vital to how we approach care
and check out our comprehensive benefit options at
Global Medical Response and its family of companies are an Equal
Opportunity Employer, which includes supporting veterans and
providing reasonable accommodations for individuals with a
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