Job Vacancy For Paramedic – Advanced Emt At Keegan Resources Ghana Ltd



This is a challenging and professionally rewarding opportunity that will allow the successful candidate to demonstrate his/her abilities.

Position: PARAMEDIC – ADVANCED EMT

Key Responsibilities:

•   Provide emergency First Aid and advanced trauma life support to persons working on site;
•   Provide medical aid such as AED, CPR, prevent spinal damage, ventilation, control severe bleeding, prevent shock, bandaging wounds, etc., to stabilize patient condition;
•   Provide direct and indirect patient care;
•   Transfer patients to the emergency units of the mine clinic or any location as may be directed by the medical doctor;
•   Communicate effectively with operations management and support health workers in discharging their duties;
•   Sterilize the ambulance’s interior if it is used to carry a patient suffering from infectious disease;
•   Assist in developing and implementing health education and wellness programs across the mine;
•   Restock all supplies in the ambulance and replace used blankets, linens and other supplies;
•   Maintain an atmosphere of mutual trust, recognition and respect for patient;
•   Perform clerical duties including documenting platform activities, typing reports, managing files and records;
•   Drive to the scene and provide basic life support to the victims before they are transported to the hospital;
•   Maintain a functional, clean clinic;
•   Maintain employee medical records, in a confidential manner;
•   Provide weekly activity reports to the supervisor Manager as required.

Qualification Required & Experience

•   Certified Paramedic + BLS + ACLS;
•   Have the ability to work in construction/ mining areas, where climbing will be required;
•   Successful completion of a Paramedic Training Program of the required number of hours and passed the certification examination;
•   Minimum of three (3) years of Emergency Response experience at the Advanced Paramedic level.
•   ACLS and BCLS certifications are required and must be maintained;
•   First Aid Trained and Certified;
•   Must have CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation) certification;
•   Rescue qualifications and experience would be added value;
•   Must have a clean criminal background;
•   Must possess good communication and computer skills;
•   Must possess safety inspection and related skills;
•   Proficiency in Microsoft office and other related computer applications;
•   Well developed oral and written communication skills;
•   Good interpersonal skills and ability to interact with people of diverse cultures;
•   Must possess a valid Ghanaian driving license and have the ability to drive in rough terrain.

Location: Esaase

How To Apply For The Job

When applying, please follow the guidelines below to maximise the success of your application:

•   Include an introductory paragraph in your covering letter explaining why you believe you are suited to the role you are applying for
•   Limit your CV to 4 pages
•   Your CV must include demographic detail, qualifications, work experience and a minimum of two referees
•   List your most recent positions first
•   Include copies of relevant, original certificates and academic records

Applications, together with detailed curriculum vitae and proof of qualifications, should be submitted by the deadline date to:

Unit Manager – HR Administration,
Keegan Resources (Ghana) Ltd.
No. 4, Sir ArkuKorsah Road,
Airport Residential Area,
P. O. Box CT 6153,
Accra-Ghana.

Or email:

[email protected]

Please put the job title you are applying for in the email subject line.

Closing Date: 20 September, 2015
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