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Monroe, NC, United States
Job ID: 95050
Job Family: Director/AVP (Dept Head)
Status: Full Time
Detailed Shift and Schedule: Variable schedule with some weekend coverage based upon agency need.
Remote Opportunity: No
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 47311050731753-Ambulance Services
The Director of Union EMS is responsible for strategic oversight and operational performance of the agency. This role provides essential collaborative leadership to achieve desired outcomes that align with Atrium Health mission standards while adhering to contractual requirements set forth by Union County. The EMS Director assumes primary administrative authority and responsibility for the assessment, planning, implementation, and ongoing evaluation of all operational and clinical systems at Union EMS.
Intact senses of sight, and hearing are required. Good motor coordination is required. Normal eye-hand coordination and finger dexterity are necessary to perform duties. Work requires critical thinking and the ability to concentrate for extended periods of time. Must be able to respond quickly and appropriately in stressful situations. Duties require good physical stamina, endurance, and body mechanics which would not be adversely affected by having to lift, carry, and balance at times more than 125 pounds (250 pounds with assistance). The ability to independently lift and balance equipment weighing 56.7 kilograms (125 pounds) is required. Working in extreme environmental conditions with limited resources and/or support among other emotional circumstances can be expected. Must be fluent in English language with good verbal communication skills. The ability to work effectively driving in extreme environmental conditions while fulfilling the essential functions listed above.
Education, Experience and Certifications
Bachelor's degree is required, master’s degree preferred. Previous experience as an EMS Administrator or senior manager role is required. Valid AHA BLS/CPR Certification is required. Valid NCOEMS Paramedic Certification is required. NIMS Certifications ICS-100, -200, -300, -400, -700, and -800 are required.