MOS 58 Ashale Avenue, American House, East Legon, Adabraka, Greater Accra
Complete a mechanical checklist prior to each shift to ensure ambulance is in working order and ready to transport patients to and from required locations, and report any mechanical issues to appropriate service personnel
Ensure ambulance is clean and stocked properly with first aid and medical supplies prior to each shift and between patient transports throughout the day
Accept patient transport assignments daily and drive ambulance with any necessary medical personnel to patient location
Help patients onto ambulance gurney and load them into the ambulance, assisted by partner or other medical personnel
Transport patient to assigned medical facility, unload patient and take patient inside facility and to where directed by medical personnel
Accompany EMTs and paramedics on emergency calls to transport patients to hospitals when assigned to do so
Report accident or other emergency facts to medical personnel and/or law enforcement when necessary
Complete appropriate trip sheets as required by employer to record officially each transport
Valid driver's license (C and above).
SSSCE, WASSCE certificate or its equvalent
Minimum of two years' EMT and driving experience.
First aid and CPR certification.
Knowledge of radio transmission codes.
Certificate in Defensive Driving and the ability to read a map.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Ability to remain calm under pressure and reassure frightened patients.