Login to your Profile
New User?
Click here to register.

Forgot your password?

Communications Specialist
Communications - Emergency Department Tech
Herndon, VA
Add to My Watch List
Respond to this posting
Email this posting to someone

Position Number: 2021
Position Type: Career
Closing Date: Monday, May 31, 2021

POSITION SUMMARY: The functions primarily as a call-taker telecommunicator and is responsible for receiving, recording and effectively managing requests for ambulance assistance/transport from various sources. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Allocates EMS resources properly as the need arises by application of appropriate decision-making rules and approved protocols. Responsible and accountable for completeness and accuracy of paperwork related to his/her position prior to completion of shift. Responsible for accurate and complete data entry for the shift. This will also include State Run Report data entry as assigned. Responsible for generating applicable reports and checking for accuracy. Assists in locating scene of incidents and selecting the safest, fastest route to such scene using all available locator aids. Relays instructions from supervisors, messages and emergency information. Maintains a current working knowledge of all company policies, procedures, rules, regulations, and memorandums. Follows established parameters/formats in receiving requests for service. Responsible for knowledge and use of equipment, including but not limited to the computer, printers, 911 equipment, recording devices, telephones, and other equipment as assigned by superiors. Adhere to all company policies and procedures. Adherence to and compliance with information systems security is everyone’s responsibility. It is the responsibility of every computer user to: Know and follow Information Systems security policies and procedures. Attend Information Systems security training, when offered. Report information systems security problems. Non-Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Perform other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications: Education/Licensing/Certification: High school diploma or equivalent. Experience: Must have minimal medical training or telecommunications experience. Knowledge and Skills: Skilled in reading and writing English. Ability to communicate clearly on the radio and telephone. Ability to record, transmit, and report information accurately. Ability to efficiently utilize all equipment assigned to him/her. Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously. Possess good typing skills with speed and accuracy necessary to efficiently process emergency and nonemergency calls. Ability to understand basic computer applications. EEO Statement Global Medical Response and its family of companies are an Equal Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Disabled

Contact Information

Address: 360 Herndon Pkwy Herndon, VA 20170
Phone: 5408140115
Secondary Phone:
Email: nicholas.morris@gmr.net
WebSite: https://amr.net/Careers.aspx

There are no documents attached to this posting.

Directions From:   

Recipient's Email Address:

Your Email Address:

Additional Personal Message:

    Copyright © 2019 Virginia Department of Health Office of Emergency Medical Services