Paramedic

Cayman Islands Medevac 

The base salary for the role is US$42,000-US$50,000 annually plus relocation package and other incentives, all TAX FREE! 

About Cayman Islands Medevac

We are looking for a motivated Paramedic/s to join our dedicated team at Cayman Islands Medevac Ambulance Service to provide high quality pre-hospital care Island-wide. Our Private Ambulance company has been operating in the Cayman Islands since 2015.

We pride ourselves in offering the highest standards of quality and safety of ambulance services, 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. 

Typical schedules for medical crews are 3 days on/3 days off – this allows our crew to engage in other activities and enjoy the beauty of our islands. 

Our Ambulance is stocked with a full complement of ALS and BLS equipment to handle most any scenario we may encounter.

We respond to diverse range of calls: including patients transport off cruise ships, ground transports for arriving and departing air ambulances, medical helicopter transfers between our islands or inter-hospitals patient transfers within the island.  As well as many private/or customer driven calls for service.

You will be expected to:
Deliver Customer Oriented High-quality paramedic care to each patient throughout the transport process
Handle calls volume of 500+ per annum
Operate Ambulance Equipment
Lead and Coordinate Ambulance Team in Medical Transports
Evaluate Patients Condition on the Scene and perform preliminary Diagnosis
Monitor Patients Condition en-route during the transport
Collaborate with interested parties (hospital, other Emergency services etc.)
Adhere to established medical protocols as well as legal guidelines and health and safety standards

About Cayman

The Cayman Islands, located in the western part of the Caribbean known as the Greater Antilles, are a British Overseas Territory and a commonwealth member. The Cayman Islands are composed of three islands, Grand Cayman and the sister islands of Cayman Brac and Little Cayman. 

Collectively these three small islands are arguably the closest you can get to paradise. Grand Cayman is the most well-known of the three islands, boasts the reputation of being one of the world's largest financial centers as well as a vacation hotspot, attracting avid scuba divers and luxury vacationers alike. 

The lifestyle in the Cayman Islands is relaxed, friendly, and safe, providing one of the Caribbean's highest standards of living and one of the lowest crime rates. While Cayman may be small in size, there is never a lack of things to do in your spare time. 
 
From team sports activities, live music, dancing, and arts to the ‘Culinary Capital of the Caribbean’, with home to over 120 restaurants and bars, Cayman can make up for a dream living. 

Cayman is also a convenient hub for travel; with direct flights to Jamaica, Cuba, Central America, the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom, the world is your oyster. Flights depart daily to many of these destinations giving you the opportunity to take advantage of long-weekend trips and experience all this area of the world has to offer. 
 
About You
We are looking for an experienced Ambulance Paramedic with education, training and practical work experience from one of the following regions; Australia, Canada, Jamaica, New Zealand, South Africa, United Kingdom or the United States of America. You will be required to register as a Paramedic in the Cayman Islands.

We are further seeking the following Knowledge, Skills & Qualifications:

Paramedic qualification (e.g. IHCD, DipHE, FdSc, BSc)
At least 5+ years of Paramedic experience
A combination of experience is preferred that includes 3-5 years each of ground and flight CCT experience 
Current AHA ACLS & BCLS required; PALS preferred 
CEVO/EVOC required 
Knowledge of Paramedic principles, practices and techniques and how they are used in Medical Transport operations
Effective communication, and motivational skills associated with supporting a multi-professional clinical team
Valid Driver’s License in the relevant category to Operate Ambulance
 
About the Opportunity
This life-changing opportunity will allow you to live by one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. That’s not to mention short commutes, excellent work/life balance, TAX FREE salary and other financial incentives whilst being only an hour flight away from Miami. It’s truly an unbeatable life and career experience.

Other incentives may include:
- Relocation Assistance
- Company Vehicle Assistance
- Housing Allowance
- Health Insurance contributions
- Paid Sick and Vacation days

To apply, please send a cover letter and CV to info@caymanmedevac.ky 
In your application email, please mention “Paramedic” in the subject.

Application Closing date: 15th May 2022.