Employment

C.O.A. Home Health Aides (Countywide)
Part-Time (Up to 29 hrs/wk) (Non-Exempt)
Wage:  $11.52 - $12.21 per hour DOQ (Level 2) 

DESCRIPTION:  Under the supervision of the Services Coordinator, provides personal care services and assists homebound clients with daily living activities according to detailed care plan.  Receives and carries out specific directions for individualized personal health care provided by the RN.  Observes clients, takes vital signs, and completes activity sheets. 

QUALIFICATIONS:  High School Diploma or equivalent.  Some experience as a nurse’s aide or related capacity in nursing home or similar setting preferred.  Annual CPR certification and possession of a valid driver’s license are required. 

Interested applicants should send a resume to Scott Schryer, Commission on Aging Director, 732 West 7th St., Evart, MI  49631.  Positions will be open until filled.  EOE

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EMS Lieutenant  
Full-Time (Non-Exempt)
Wage Range:  $50,259- $54,297 annual
                         Based on a 72 hour work week, Qualifications, & Experience

DESCRIPTION:  Under the supervision of the Emergency Medical Services Director or designee serves as part of a professional medical crew responsible for initial patient assessment and treatment in emergent and non-emergent pre-hospital patient care settings.  Supervise day to day EMS Operations including employee schedules/activates, vehicle maintenance, supply levels, quality assurance and employee supervision, evaluation, and discipline. Must act appropriately using his/her own discretion to maintain control and organization of pre-hospital scenes while following written/verbal Medical Control protocols/orders.  Performs initial and on-going assessment of each patient, collects data on patients for making accurate diagnosis and implements appropriate medical procedures per medical protocols, collects data as well as for billing purposes.  Collaborates with other health care professionals and participates in educational processes.   

QUALIFICATIONS:  Michigan Paramedic Licensure as required by the Michigan Department of Consumer & Industry Services, EMS Division.  Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification, Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification, and Trauma Life Support Certification required.   This position requires experience in the field of rescue and emergency medical services with three years as a Paramedic with supervisory experience preferred. Must be able to work in collaboration with all segments of the population, both private and public, and maintain positive relationships within EMS Field.  Must respect the needs and rights of co-workers, patients and the public and maintain a high degree of confidentiality.  Possess and maintain a valid motor vehicle operator’s license. 
 
Interested applicants should submit a resume or fill out an application for submission to EMS Director Jeremy Beebe, Osceola County, 306 N. Patterson Road, Reed City, MI 49677, (231) 832-6152. Position open until filled.  EOE

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E.M.S. Paramedic
Full-Time (Non-Exempt)
Wage Range:  $43,459 - $47,445 (DOQ) 

DESCRIPTION:  Under the supervision of the Emergency Medical Services Director or their designee serves as part of a professional medical crew responsible for initial patient assessment and treatment in emergent and non-emergent pre-hospital patient care situations.  Must be able to perform life-saving functions without the resources that are normally available in the “in-house” setting.  Must act appropriately using his/her own discretion to maintain control and organization of pre-hospital scenes while following written/verbal Medical Control protocols/orders.  Performs initial and on-going assessment of each patient.  Collects data on patients for making accurate diagnosis and implements appropriate medical protocols.  Collects data as well as for billing purposes.  Collaborates with other health care professionals and participates in educational processes.    

QUALIFICATIONS:  

Licensure/Certification Requirements:

  • Michigan Paramedic Licensure
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification
  • Trauma Life Support Certification

Other Requirements:

  • Must be able to work in collaboration with all segments of the population, both private and public.
  • Maintain positive relationships within E.M.S. field.
  • Respect the needs and rights of co-workers, patients and the public.
  • Maintain a high degree of confidentiality.
  • Possess a valid Michigan Vehicle Operator’s License.

Interested applicants should send a resume and/or completed application to Jeremy Beebe, Osceola County E.M.S. Director, 306 N. Patterson Road, Reed City, MI 49677. Position open until filled.  EOE

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