Mercy Health Supervisor EMS Ambulance Mercy Health in Oberlin, Ohio

Supervisor EMS Ambulance Mercy Health

Job ID: 4661939

Updated: April 17, 2018

Geographic Location: Lorain

Location: Oberlin, OH, United States

Department: Ambulance

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Shift: Days

Standard Hours: 40

Job Summary


The EMS Supervisor plans, directs, conducts and evaluates daily operational activities of the EMS department. Assures adequate staffing and optimum utilization of personnel, interviews, hires, and directs departmental personnel, ensures compliance with all regulatory agencies. Maintains membership in county EMS and 911 review boards and facilitates interdepartmental cooperation with other emergency services, police and fire departments. The EMS Supervisor provides assistance to nursing personnel in the Emergency Department and other departments as needed. The EMS Supervisor responds to routine transport requests and emergency 911 calls. Renders care to infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients. The EMS Supervisor assists the Manager of Emergency Services in day-to-day operation of Emergency Department, including and not limited to ensuring adequate staffing and optimum utilization of personnel, directing departmental personnel, and ensuring compliance with all regulatory agencies. The EMS Supervisor will promote the institution's philosophy, mission, and values during all interactions with patients, families, staff and others.

Qualifications - Minimum


High school education or equivalency preferred. Graduate of an accredited Paramedic program with a current State of Ohio license. Current BLS, ACLS and PALS certifications is mandatory. The EMS Supervisor must possess a State of Ohio driver license with a driving record which permits insurability under the hospital's insurance coverage. The EMS Supervisor must have completed CEVO or an equivalent approved driving course within 6 months of hire. Paramedic instructor preferred.


Six years as a field paramedic and Emergency Department experience is preferred. EMT Instructor preferred. A minimum of three years of supervisory experience is preferred. Demonstrated knowledge and competence in all aspects of emergency pre-hospital care is required. Practical experience in the care and use of emergency equipment commonly accepted and employed in the rendering of basic emergency care. Familiarity of the service area is required.


Interpersonal skills with the ability to deal effectively with multiple complex demands of relationships on the departmental level, as well as with internal and external customers.


Hours per pay period: 80

Hours: 8:00am to 4:30pm

Shift and Job Schedule

Job Shift: Days, Job Schedule: Full-Time

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our policy to abide by all Federal and State laws, as well as, the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a), prohibiting discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibiting discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.