Emergency Medical Technician

Emerald Downs Auburn, WA
Job Category: Non-Exempt/Part-time/ Seasonal

Reports to: Security and Safety Manager

Rate: $17.50/hr.

General Description:

Training Track & Grandstand EMTs serve horsemen, patron, and employee emergency medical needs.

Available working hours:

Training Track: hours vary from early morning to early afternoon.

Grandstand: hours are generally 4:30 P.M. until end of racing, Thurs/Fri 12:30 P.M. until end of racing, Sat/Sun hours may vary

EMTs submit monthly availability schedules; shifts will be filled based on availability.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

* Administer basic life support care to sick or injured persons in pre-hospital settings.

* Operate basic life support equipment.

* Observe, record, and report patient's condition to other agencies.

* Remain calm and assess patient needs

* Use proper PPE to protect oneself.

* Make decisions and solve problems.

* Perform daily vehicle and BLS equipment checks.

* Follow all King County EMT Protocols.

* Perform Security duties as needed.

* Communicate with portable radios.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

* Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.

* Knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities.

* Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective local, state, or national security operations for the protection of people, data, property, and institutions.

* Emergency management skills: problem solving, calm in chaos, supportive, integrity, stress tolerance, investigative, intuitive, excellent report writing, dependable.

* The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.

* Experienced, knowledgeable, or willing to learn treatments and safety precautions for the horse racing industry to better serve the employees and guests at Emerald Downs.

* The ability to communicate with others over portable radios.

Special Requirements:

* Washington State EMT Certified, King County Protocols

* Valid Washington State Driver License

* Must be able to pass a Washington Horse Racing Commission background check for licensing

Work Environment, Communication & Physical Abilities:

Relaxed work environment with a focus on safety. Communicate with staff, guests, and patients with courtesy and respect. Be prepared for weather exposure and may work in close proximity to horses.

Tools & Equipment:

All necessary basic life support equipment and supplies.