Emergency Medical Services Analyst

  • Monterey County Human Resources
  • Salinas, California
  • Aug 03, 2020
Full Time Administrative Analysis and Research Emergency Management Fire and EMS
  • Salary: $5,965.00 - $8,146.00 Monthly USD

Job Description

Position Description
  Exam #20/50B12/07LPC
Open Date: July 1, 2020
Priority Screening Date: July 30, 2020
Final Filing Date: Open Until Filled                                                 S
Summary of Position:
The Emergency Medical Services Bureau of the Health Department is seeking dynamic, energetic and motivated candidates to fill three (3) EMS Analyst positions. The EMS Analyst position is a full-time regular status position. The EMS Analyst is a staff-level professional position that reports to the EMS Director and performs administrative, analytical and oversight activities to ensure that EMS providers in the County conform with Federal, State and local regulations related to the delivery of prehospital emergency medical care.

The EMS Analyst's key responsibilities include: developing, through a consensus-based process, EMS System clinical and operational policies and procedures; analyzing, recommending, and implementing solutions to improve the EMS system; evaluating operational, contractual, and clinical performance and recommending methods to improve performance; coordinating and leading stakeholder meetings; writing technical and policy reports; liaising with EMS system, county and other stakeholders; assisting in the certification and accreditation of prehospital personnel; developing comprehensive prehospital care disciplinary program, including investigations, certificate probation, suspension, and revocation of EMT applicants and certificate holders; develop and implement a Medical Priority Dispatch System (MPDS) assessment program to determine the resources needs of 911 medical callers, based upon the MDPS system; , developing, implementing and maintaining an effective MPDS Quality Improvement program, and improving the efficiency of MPDS;   staffing the Operational Area Emergency Operations Center or Department Operations Center or other location during critical incidents and disasters; and serving on-call as an EMS Duty Officer.

The Eligible List established by this recruitment may be used to fill current and future temporary or regular vacancies as they arise .

Examples of Duties The Ideal Candidate:
Will have a proven track record demonstrating the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:
  • Knowledge of principles, techniques, and equipment used in basic and advanced life support prehospital care.
  • Knowledge of applicable laws and regulations governing basic and advanced life support prehospital systems, including the California Emergency Medical Services Act, and the California Code of Regulations, Title, 22, Division 9.
  • Knowledge of capabilities and applications of electronic management information systems, word processing programs, spreadsheets, email and calendar programs and presentation software.
  • Knowledge of functions and operations of Emergency Medical Services Programs, including applicable laws and regulations.
  • Quality improvement practices as applied to emergency medical service organizations.
  • Ability to analyze trends, legislation, operating issues, and complex administrative and technical problems, develop and evaluate alternatives, and formulate and implement effective solutions.
  • Ability to review, revise, develop and implement EMS Agency Policies and Procedures, and treatment protocols.

Characteristics of the Ideal Candidate:
  • Demonstrate professional behavior and judicious management.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Exceptional Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to remain calm under stressful situations.
  • Independent worker
  • Det ailed oriented

Examples of Experience/Education/Training Any combination of training, education and/or experience which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities and required conditions of employment listed above is qualifying. An example how requirements might be met is included in the position description. Generally, the requirements may include:

Three years of progressively responsible supervisory OR administrative experience in the field of health care services or hospital administration.
Equivalent to Completion of a bachelor's degree in health administration or related field.

Conditions of Employment:
  • Possess and maintain a valid California Driver's license or the ability to provide alternative transportation that is approved by the appointing authority.
  • Be available to work a flexible schedule including evenings, weekends, holidays and during times of disaster or emergency.
  • The Health Department will conduct thorough background and reference checks which include a Department of Justice fingerprint check.

For complete information see the class specification/job description on our website at: https://www2.co.monterey.ca.us/pages/hr/class-specs/50B12.pdf

TO APPLY : Submit the following application materials to the Monterey County Health Department, Human Resources Division, 1270 Natividad Road, Salinas, CA 93906 by the final filing date: OPEN UNTIL FILLED; Priority Screening: July 30, 2020.   
All application material must be received by the priority screening date for a guaranteed review. Applications received after this date will be considered on an as needed basis until the position is filled.
  • Monterey County Employment Application Form
  • Response to the Supplemental Questions
Or apply on-line at www.co.monterey.ca.us/personnel

Please be aware if the application form, responses to supplemental questions, and copies of Certificates are not submitted timely with other required application materials, the application will be removed from further consideration and not be considered further. 

Resumes may be submitted but will not be accepted in lieu of required application materials.

Application materials will be competitively evaluated.  Those applicants who are determined to be most appropriately qualified will be invited to participate further in the process.  To further assess applicant's possession of required qualifications, this examination may include an oral examination, pre-exam exercise, performance exercise, performance exam, and/or written examination.  

For more information or to receive application materials, contact the Health Department Human Resources Division at (831) 755-4515.
If you believe you possess a disability that would require test accommodation, please call the Health Department Human Resources Office at (831) 755-4515. Employment is contingent upon acceptable documentation verifying identity an authorization for employment in the U.S. If you are hired into this classification in a temporary position, your salary will be hourly, and you will not be eligible for the benefits listed above.

The County of Monterey offers an excellent benefits package (X Unit)
The County of Monterey offers a premium benefit package. A summary of benefits for this position can be viewed on the County website.  This information is intended to provide you with a general summary of benefits available and is not legally binding.  The benefits listed in the Monterey County Personnel Policies & Practices Resolution or "X" MOU prevails over this listing.

See http://www.co.monterey.ca.us/home/showdocument?id=62270 for more information (X Bargaining Unit Benefit Summary Sheet.)
Closing Date/Time: Continuous

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