Emergency Medical Dispatcher Job Gold Coast Queensland Ambulance Service
Hiring: Emergency Medical Dispatcher Job Gold Coast Queensland Ambulance Service
Queensland Ambulance Service Emergency Medical Dispatcher Job Gold Coast
Queensland Ambulance Service is in need of a skilled emergency medical dispatcher to continue delivering quality medical transport services. As an important operational role working with other allied emergency care services under Queensland Ambulance Services, the emergency medical dispatchers serve as a trusted front line communications bridge between patients and health care providers.
Your job responsibilities include working as a full-time Emergency Medical Dispatcher. Receive emergency calls and perform emergency assessment over the phone. Give safe and clear pre-arrival advice. Coordinate with Ambulance Services team for dispatch directions and further instructions.
Salary sacrifice benefits includes but not limited to motor vehicles and mortgage payments. Proactive emergency health care delivery system environment that facilitates skills development and career growth. You can take leaves up to 9 weeks per year. You can be trained on the job for a Certificate III and IV in Ambulance Communications in 12 months starting from employment.
Location: Gold Coast
Work Type: Full Time
Classification: Healthcare & Medical Ambulance/Paramedics
Requirements and Qualifications:
- Requires proficient communication skills in verbal and written forms.
- Has sound understanding on what it means to work as an emergency medical dispatcher role.
- Must possess 40wpm typing speed and 95% accuracy.
- Prior experience with call centre, emergency services or community services is desirable but not mandatory. Once appointed, you will be trained ready for the job.
The Employer: Queensland Ambulance Service
The Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) is an integral part of the primary healthcare sector in Queensland through the delivery of timely, patient-focussed ambulance services.
The QAS operates as a statewide service within Queensland Health, and is accountable for the delivery of pre-hospital ambulance response services, emergency and non-emergency pre-hospital patient care and transport services, inter-facility ambulance transport, casualty room services, and planning and coordination of multi-casualty incidents and disasters.
The QAS delivers ambulance services from 290 response locations through 15 Local Ambulance Service Networks (LASNs), geographically aligned with Queensland Health’s Hospital and Health Services’ boundaries.
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Interested applicants can refer to www.ambulance.qld.gov.au for further information about the job role and application process. The following documents should be downloaded:
Emergency Medical Dispatcher Role Desription
EMD Applicant Information Kit
Make sure to apply before offer closes on Sunday 1 October 2017. Interested applicants can submit to QAS website.