Paramedic Science

Example Job Adverts

Please find below some recent job advertisements sourced by the Careers and Employer Liaison Centre (CELC). 

It should be noted that this is not an exhaustive list, but is merely meant to demonstrate the employment opportunities available to graduates of this discipline.

Department of Health (SAAS - Emergency Operations), Paramedic Intern

Duties: Under the supervision of a qualified Ambulance Officer, Paramedic or Intensive Care Paramedic: provide appropriate standards of patient care, respond to requests for emergency care and transport of patients, implement clinical practice policies, procedures, standards and guidelines. Demonstrate a commitment to ongoing professional development throughout the paramedic internship. Position Environment - The Paramedic Intern will work under the clinical supervision of an Ambulance Officer/Paramedic/IC Paramedic at all times during the contractual period. Within this training and development role, the Paramedic Intern will participate in the provision of health services within an emergency service environment. This will include ambulance practice in a variety of situations that range from health care facilities to uncontrolled external environments and situations. The paramedic intern will be encouraged to create an environment of open interaction and participate in ongoing professional and personal development.

Essential Minimum Qualifications: Have completed an approved Bachelor Degree qualification in Paramedic practice or equivalent tertiary qualification recognised by the SA Ambulance Service.

Special Conditions: Have and maintain a current unrestricted SA Drivers Licence. Must perform in the relevant 24/7 roster requirements. Must provide and maintain the immunisation requirements consistent with relevant guidelines for Health Care workers in South Australia. Will be subject to a national criminal history record check and a medical examination.

Justice and Community Safety Directorate, Graduate Paramedic Intern - ACT

The ACT Ambulance Service is seeking applications from university graduates with a Bachelor degree in Ambulance Studies (or equivalent post graduate qualification). Applicants who are able to provide proof of enrolment in final semester of their studies will also be considered. Bachelor degree studies must have been undertaken with a tertiary institution accredited by, or provisionally accredited by, the Council of Ambulance Authorities. Successful applicants will be offered a three year program as a Graduate Paramedic Intern, graduating as an Intensive Care Paramedic with the ACT Ambulance Service.

Eligibility/Other Requirements: Bachelor degree in Ambulance Studies (or equivalent post graduate qualification) or proof of enrolment in final semester of studies from a tertiary institution accredited by, or provisionally accredited by the Council of Ambulance Authorities. Current ACT "C" driver's licence or interstate equivalent with no more than 50% of demerit points lost in the last two years, not a provisional licence.