Thursday, April 17, 2014
     

Russell County Highway Department

OPERATOR II

Russell County Highway Dept.will be accepting applications for a full-time Operator II position.  Job duties to include truck driving and operation of heavy equipment.  Candidate must have or be able to obtain CDL.  Position is subject to pre-employment drug test. EOE Job description and application may be obtained at Russell County Highway Dept., 4288 U.S. Hwy 40, Russell, KS (785) 483-4032. 

Applications accepted until position is filled.

SEASONAL WORK – TEMPORARY SUMMER HELP

Applications are being accepted for temporary summer help.  Job duties to include operating mowers and work on Road & Bridge crew.  Must be capable to work unsupervised and able to lift 75 lbs.  Applicants must be 18 years of age, and have a valid Kansas Driver’s License (CDL preferred).  Position is subject to pre-employment drug test. EOE. Application & job description may be obtained at Russell County Highway Dept., 4288 U.S. Hwy 40, Russell, KS  67665, (785) 483-4032.

Closing date for applications:  Open until filled.




 

EMS Positions
 
 
Mobile Intensive Care Technician:
 
Job Purpose:
Provides basic emergency care, advanced life support and transportation of the sick and injured. Assists in the maintenance of department facilities, vehicles and equipment. Performs 12 lead EKG's, security rounds, and assists hospital staff as needed.
 
 
Knowledge, Experience & Professional Credentials Required:
Licensure/Education: High School graduate or equivalent. Certified as an MICT in the state of Kansas. Must have a valid driver’s license. Ability to speak, write, and understand English.
 
 
Affirmations:     
 ACLS (PHTLS, PALS and Neonatal Resuscitation and Care are preferred)
 
 
Experience:             
At least one year of experience is preferred.
 
Job Knowledge:  
Ability to communicate with persons of various backgrounds in a tactful, courteous manner. Must have comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of Emergency Medical Services field and be able to incorporate such knowledge in all conditions varying from the usual to the extraordinary.
 
Emergency Medical Technician:
 
 
Job Purpose:
Provides basic emergency care, life support and transportation of the sick and injured. Assists in the Maintenance of department facilities, vehicles and equipment. Performs 12 lead EKG's, security rounds, and assists hospital staff as needed.
 Knowledge, Experience & Professional Credentials Required:
Licensure/Education: High School graduate or equivalent. Certified as an EMT in the state of Kansas. Must have a valid driver’s license. Ability to speak, write and understand English.
 
Affirmations:
 (PHTLS, PBLS and are preferred)
 
Experience: 
 At least one year of experience is preferred.
 
Job Knowledge: 
 Ability to communicate with persons of various backgrounds in a tactful, courteous manner. Must have comprehensive knowledge of all aspects of Emergency Medical Service field and be able to incorporate such knowledge in all conditions varying from the usual to the extraordinary.
 
County Compliance For All Medical Positions   Above: 
Employees must be familiar with the relevant laws and regulations concerning participation in federal health care programs. Employees are responsible for ensuring all departmental activities, especially those activities relating to the claim development and submission process and relationships with other health care providers, are conducted in full compliance with federal and state laws and regulations. To fulfill these job responsibilities, employees are expected to do the following:
 1. Participate in educational programs concerning legal compliance issues.
 2. Seek advice and guidance from the appropriate member of management concerning any legal compliance questions.
 3. Report any suspected incident of non-compliance utilizing one of the reporting mechanisms available for such purposes.
 4. Co-operate fully with any investigation relating to any suspected incident of non-compliance.
 
Physical Requirements For All Medical Positions Above:
Description
Never 0%
Rarely
Occasionally
Frequently
Continuous
1 - 10%
11 -33%
34 - 66%
67 - 100%
Standing
 
 
 
X
 
Walking
 
 
 
X
 
Sitting
 
 
 
X
 
Climbing
 
 
X
 
 
Kneeling
 
 
 
X
 
Crawling
 
 
X
 
 
Carrying: <10 lbs.
 
 
 
X
 
10-25 lbs.
 
 
 
X
 
26-50 lbs.
 
 
 
X
 
51-75 lbs.
 
 
 
X
 
76-100 lbs.
 
 
 
X
 
>100 lbs.
 
 
X
 
 
Bending
 
 
 
X
 
Twisting
 
 
 
X
 
Reaching
 
 
 
X
 
Pulling
 
 
 
X
 
Pushing
 
 
 
X
 
Lifting < 10 lbs.
 
 
 
X
 
10-25 lbs.
 
 
 
X
 
26-50 lbs.
 
 
 
X
 
51-75 lbs.
 
 
 
X
 
76-100 lbs.
 
 
 
X
 
>100 lbs.
 
 
X
 
 
Balancing
 
 
X
 
 
Temperature Extremes
 
 
X
 
 
< 0 degrees. Fahrenheit
 
 
X
 
 
> 100 degrees. Fahrenheit
 
 
X
 
 
Legible writing
 
 
 
X
 
Exposure to
 
 
 
X
 
blood, body fluids, biochemical. Haz.
 
 
 
X
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Description
Yes
No
Comments
Visual Requirements
X
 
 
Auditory Requirements
X
 
 
Hand Dexterity
X
 
 
Coordination: Hand/Eye
X
 
 
Eye/Foot
X
 
 
Hand/Foot
X
 
 
Mobility: Full Body
X
 
 
Partial Body
X
 
 
Other:
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
** Russell County is an Equal Opportunity Employer **