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American Medical Response EMT Basic in San Diego, CA in San Diego, California

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Reports To: Field Supervisor

Department: Operations

Location: San Diego, CA

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Shift: Must be willing to work flexible hours, including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays.

** Internal applicants must only apply through OKTA on the internal company portal.

POSITION SUMMARY: Responds to emergency and non-emergency calls and delivers high quality patient care and customer service within the prescribed scope of practice, established protocols and company policies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintains thorough familiarity with treatment protocols, response requirements and quality assurance procedures in system in which assigned.

  • Maintains awareness of any and all changes in the system components and company policy.

  • Maintains the level and type of certification(s) consistent with performing tasks in the system to which assigned.

  • Complies with all state and company requirements for operation of motor vehicle.

  • Operates a company vehicle in accordance with company policy and safe practices.

  • Develops ability to quickly and safely locate addresses through knowledge of number systems and street layouts.

  • Ensures that unit remains in a state of readiness in terms of mechanical reliability, medical supply and equipment, cleanliness and appearance standards.

  • Reports immediately to the Lead Paramedic any discrepancies in vehicle or equipment standards that could compromise the unit’s ability to complete a call.

  • Completes all appropriate documentation as outlined in company policy.

  • Reports all problems and unusual occurrences immediately to the Lead Paramedic or Supervisor.

  • Maintains a professional appearance by adhering to hygiene and uniforms standards.

  • Attends all mandatory in-services.

  • Other Duties as defined on the job description.


  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)

  • Ca Drivers’ License

  • Ambulance Driver’s License (from DMV)

  • Medical Examiner’s Certificate

  • State of California EMT License

  • EMT certificate (San Diego County Card)

  • CPR Card (American Heart Association only)

  • K-4 DMV print out (10yr. driving record; cannot be older than 30 days, online printouts are not acceptable)

Global Medical Response and its family of companies including American Medical Response is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Disabled

Extended Job Title: EMT Basic in San Diego, CA

Job ID: 2020-9409

Street: 8808 Balboa Ave Ste 150