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Employment Info

The Kent & Queen Anne’s Rescue Squad is hiring Maryland BLS providers!

Closing Date: Currently Closed

Position: Emergency Response Technician – BLS (Part Time)

Salary: $14.50 / hr

Description: Emergency Response Technicians will be responsible for performing the following:
– Basic Life Support
– Operation of EMS response vehicles
– Assist mutual aid fire department activities
– Light maintenance of vehicles and equipment
– Light janitorial and landscaping duties
– Other duties as assigned by the Director

Minimum Qualifications:
– At least 21 years of age
– Possess valid Maryland EMT-B (or higher), CPR and all required state training
– Possess valid state driver’s license
– Available for a minimum of 72 hours per month (BLS employees are staffed 24/7)

Must possess or obtain within probationary period
– ICS 100, 200 & 700
– Completion of training in Bloodborne Pathogens, HIPAA & emergency vehicle operations

Applicants will be required to submit to a criminal background check, drug / alcohol screening and provide verification for all certifications / licenses as a condition of employment.

Department Background: The Kent & Queen Anne’s Rescue Squad is a volunteer/career, non-profit organization that provides primary ALS/BLS care to the Chestertown area. The department also provides water/dive response and rescue/hazardous material support services to surrounding companies. The department responds to over 1900 calls for service per year from one station located in Chestertown, Kent County, Maryland. The department operates 3 ALS equipped ambulances, 2 boats, ATV and other support vehicles.

Electronically (preferred): [email protected]

Mail: Kent & Queen Anne’s Rescue Squad
Attn: BLS Supervisor
P.O. Box 120, Chestertown, MD 21620

Kevin Carson, BLS Supervisor
[email protected] or 410-778-4495

Have you thought about becoming a volunteer member? We are ALWAYS accepting applications for volunteers! Click Here for more information!