The Waterpark E.M.T. is responsible for responding to emergencies and providing efficient and immediate care to the critically ill/injured at Adventure Waterpark. In addition, The E.M.T. provides security services as needed. The E.M.T. is expected to work weekends and holidays on a regular basis.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES (This is a general description of duties and is not all-inclusive)
- Functions within the scope of care as defined by state, regional, and local regulatory agencies
- Provide outstanding customer service while performing assigned duties, including interpreting and conveying information throughout the Waterpark
- Ability to open/maintain an airway, administer CPR, control hemorrhage, bandage wounds, immobilize extremities, administer oxygen, and other duties within the scope of practice
- Respond to emergencies in a timely and safe manner
- Recognize hazardous situations and contain area until help arrives
- Produce competent reports of incidents and injuries
- Provide public security services during the course of the day and for Admin at closing
- Uphold all rules and regulations of the Waterpark
- Maintain a high degree of confidentiality, professionalism, and integrity while performing all aspects of assigned responsibilities
- Attend training and staff meetings as assigned
- Assist other City departments in the event of major emergencies
- Perform other duties as assigned
SUPERVISION EXERCISED AND RECEIVED
The position is supervised by the Waterpark Operations Manager and/or Recreation Supervisor
- Must be 18 years or older
- Possess E.M.T. certification with experience in the field, and submit verification upon hire
- Possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral
- Ability to establish and maintain productive relations and positive attitude with and toward others
- Possess good organizational skills and be able to multi-task
- Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
- Willingness to work nights, weekends, holidays, and overtime as required
- Ability to secure and retain valid California driver’s license
- All candidates must meet the following physical requirements:
- Must not be allergic to chlorine or other pool chemicals
- Sit or stand for long periods of time (100% of assigned shift, and/or in excess of 10 hours)
- Ability to walk up and down stairs
- Ability to lift and maneuver at least 50 pounds
- Ability to bend, kneel, stoop, push, and pull
- Work in an outdoor environment with wet conditions and extreme heat
- Work in direct sunlight
- Vision requirements: close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth
perception, and ability to adjust focus
REQUIREMENTS FOR EMPLOYMENT
- Must be able to handle sensitive and/or stressful situations or information with tact, discretion and significant awareness of confidentiality
- Must effectively communicate with adults and children from a variety of cultural backgrounds
- Willingness to comply with suspected child abuse reporting (11166.5 PC)
- Employees are required to be certified in Adult/Child CPR & First Aid from American Red Cross, American Heart Association or supervisor approved equivalent. Employees must be certified within 30 days of hire date or prior to the first day of work, whichever occurs earlier.
- Fingerprinting and TB test are required
- Must submit verification of legal right to work in the United States as a condition of employment
Qualified applications will be evaluated on the basis of related experience and quality of presentation. The most highly qualified applicants will be invited to an oral interview. Applicant evaluations may include a written and physical test. Satisfactory candidates will be placed on an eligibility list. Placements are anticipated immediately after the list is established. Some placements may be assigned to emphasize public education as the City’s needs require.
APPLICATIONS MAY BE OBTAINED AT
City of Fremont, Recreation Services Division
3300 Capitol Avenue, Building B, Fremont, CA 94538
For further information regarding this position, please call (510) 790-5532
THE CITY OF FREMONT IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
WE DO NOT DISCRIMINATE ON ANY BASIS.
The Recreation Services Division will make reasonable efforts in the examination process to accommodate persons with disabilities and for religious reasons. Please advise us of special needs in advance of the examination by calling (510) 494-4347.
Some positions may require a health evaluation.
The information contained herein is subject to change and does not constitute either an expressed or implied contract.
This temporary assignment does not include benefits.
Learn more at Fremont.gov/RecJobs. Visit Fremont.gov/RecApplication for an application.