05 October 2016

Paramedic , Middle East

Employer: Ambulance Service
Location: United Arab Emirates

Purpose of the job 

The Paramedic's job function is to asses the patient situation, stabiles or give first aid as per the requirement and then transport sick and injured persons by ambulance if required.
Administers proper pre-hospital treatment to the patient at the scene and enroute to the hospital
As a Paramedic, provide the additional Patient assessment and care that is beyond the scope of an EMT, in accordance with DCAS Policies, Procedures and Clinical Practice Guidelines.
Provide supervision and guidance to EMT staff.
When working with EMTs, take responsibility for quality patient-care as established by organization.
Perform Invasive procedures and extensive pharmacological interventions are within the scope of practice within this level.
Maintain competency in all equipment in accordance with Clinical Practice Guidelines Level Five.
Maintains ambulance in operable and safe condition, which includes cleanliness, orderliness and

Job Description 
Restocking of equipment and supplies.
Liaising with members of other emergency services, such as the police, fire brigade or coast guard and other ambulance services to ensure the appropriate level of response is provided if necessary.
Maintains both vehicles and duty stations in a state of order, adhering to safety regulations, sanitation and housekeeping regulations.
Completes patient care forms and other documents required by the organization and licensing authority as may be necessary on all or specific ambulance calls and file it correctly
Follow the clinical practice guidelines approved by the licensing authority as it is without any kind of deviation
Attends continuing education and refresher training programs as required by DCAS.
Drive ambulance vehicles in accordance with Policy and Procedures including pre-shift vehicle check.
Perform any other duties related to the work of the department or as directed.

The candidate should have:
A Paramedic License from DCAS

Desired Profile 
Calm and Composure in critical situation
Properly groomed and hygiene censuses
Display tact and sympathy in dealing with a wide variety of patients and family member
Display initiative and judgment in transporting patients, administering Prehospital care
Valid UAE Driving license

This job requires shift working as per the shift schedule / roaster

Work Condition 

Be available on call any time incase of emergency
Work in all weather condition.
May work independently or along with EMT


2-5 Years Of Experience As Paramedic
Tertiary Education qualification in paramedic studies or pre-hospital care.
Must hold current PHECC accreditation as Paramedic level 5 or hold qualification equivalent to PHECC


Paramedic Level 5
Certification on BLS, ACLS, PALS, ITLS, PHTLS, ITCL AREMT etc. is Advisable
Current license to practice in home country

Reporting : Operation Manager

How To Apply:
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