$3000 Bonuses for FT Paramedics- Panama City, FL

April Shubert

Forum Ride Along
Sign on with Century as a Full Time Paramedic in Panama City, FL through June 30 and qualify for up to $3k in bonuses!

Century Ambulance Service is the premier medical transport provider in North Florida expanding into the Bay County area, delivering unparalleled patient care and customer service throughout the region. Our focus on compassionate, specialized care enables us to find the appropriate solution no matter the circumstances, and we take pride in our personal approach to healthcare.

  • Signing & retention bonuses up to $3000
  • 12 hour schedules including Part Time opportunities (36/48 hour work week)
  • Credit for previous experience- starting at $14/hr paying up to $25.29/hr **DOE**
  • 401(k) with employer matching up to 4%
  • Life, Health, Dental, HSA
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • Paid training and Continuing Education Tracking
  • State of the art equipment
  • Preceptor opportunities
  • Internal promotion opportunities
  • Transfer location opportunities
  • Electronic reporting
  • Florida is a National Registry Reciprocity State
What you will do as a Paramedic:
  • Respond to BLS and ALS inter-facility transports, scene calls and 9-1-1 in some counties
  • Assess and monitor the condition of ill and/or injured patients
  • Provide basic and advanced life support, including comprehensive patient assessment, invasive airway management, cardiac monitoring and administration of medications
  • Provide an immediate course of treatment en route to hospital or receiving facility
  • Assess whether and how to move patients and when appropriate, the most appropriate destination
  • Liaison with members of other facilities, such as police, fire, hospitals, senior living facilities and other ambulance services to ensure the appropriate level of response is provided
  • Interact with members of the general public as well as family members present at the scene
  • Clean, decontaminate and check vehicles and equipment to maintain a state of operational readiness
  • Assist with patient care in hospitals or health care centers
  • Produce thorough patient care reports including the patient’s history, condition, and treatment
What it takes to be a successful Paramedic:
  • CPR/BLS certification
  • Florida Paramedic Card, current
  • Florida Driver License
  • PALS or PEPP (preferred)
  • ACLS
  • ITLS or PHTLS (preferred)
  • ICS100
  • ICS700
  • 16 hour Emergency Vehicle Operations Certificate (preferred)
Physical / Mental Requirements:
  • Must be able to perform the following tasks:
  • Walk -- frequently, up to 10 hours per day
  • Run -- infrequently, 1-2 minutes per day
  • Stand -- frequently, up to 10 hours per day
  • Sit -- frequently, up to 8 hours per day
  • Kneel -- frequently, 10-16 times per day
  • Bend/Squat -- frequently, 10-16 times per day
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull, carry 250 lbs. infrequently (1-4 times per shift)
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull, carry 150 lbs. frequently (6-12 times per shift)
  • Must be able to climb stairs while carrying up to 150 lbs.
  • Coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Collect, interpret, and/or analyze complex data and information
  • Understand and respond to a diverse population
  • Utilize fine motor coordination, clear speech, and good visual acuity


Forum Deputy Chief
I would apply but that running 1-2 minutes a shift regardless of how infrequent....no can do! :)