Manchester Rescue Squad

EMERGENCIES

SQUAD OFFICE

DIAL 911

(802) 362-1995

Serving the Northshire since 1964

Rescue Squad Membership

We are looking for volunteer and professional Paramedics, EMT's and EMR's

Qualifications

EDUCATION:

AGE:

EXPERIENCE:

 

High school graduate or equivalent

Must be minimum of eighteen (18) years of age

Paid - Minimum of two (2) years field experience as an EMT

Volunteer – No minimum field experience necessary

Licensure/Certification

1. Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) (volunteer only)

      A) Minimum of Vermont State certification

      B) Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Certificate

2. Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

      A) Minimum of Vermont State certification and NREMT certification

      B) Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation certification

3. Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT)

      A) Minimum of Vermont State certification

      B) Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation certification

4. Paramedic

      A) Minimum NREMT Paramedic and State of Vermont Paramedic certifications

      B) Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation certification

      C) ACLS, PALS, PHTLS certifications

5. Critical Care EMT- Paramedic

      A) Minimum NREMT Paramedic and State of Vermont Paramedic certifications

      B) Vermont approved Critical Care course completion certificate

      C) Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation certification

      D) ACLS, PALS, PHTLS, PEPP, NRP, AMLS certifications

 

 

Other Requirements

1. Demonstrated evidence of proficiency in the required ALS and BLS skills per certification level - must have thorough current knowledge of medical/traumatic assessments, treatment and protocols

2. Valid motor vehicle operator’s license that is not under suspension or revocation

3. Completed Emergency Vehicle Operations Course (EVOC), (CVO) or complete within one (1) year of membership

4. Certified in HAZ-MAT awareness or equivalent or obtain certification within one (1) year of membership

5. IC 100, IC 200, IC 700 certification or obtained within one (1) year of membership

6. Must have the ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with fellow members, hospital staffs, Fire Departments, Rescue Squads, Police Departments, communication centers, management, neighboring EMS Agencies, and the general public.

7. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills

8. Must be able to handle conflict situations with good judgment, professionalism and courtesy

9. Must have a working knowledge of the physical layout of street systems, and demographics of Manchester Rescue Squad, Inc. coverage area

10. Must be able to provide a minimum of 24 hours of coverage per month

Equal Opportunity Employer

Join the Squad

New Member Orientation Program

Medical Examination

MRS provides equal opportunities to all members and qualified applicants for membership without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or veteran status in accordance with applicable federal laws.

 

If you are interested in becoming a member of the Manchester Rescue Squad,  please contact Mike Casey at:

 

mrsoperations@myfairpoint.net

 

During your first few months of membership, you will participate in an orientation process conducted by the COO and various mentors.

As part of MRS's membership procedures, an applicant may be required to undergo a pre-membership medical examination and physical test.

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