Adventure Medics- EMT

Bend, Deschutes County, Oregon, United States
January 3, 2024
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Job Description

Location: Headquarters in Bend, OR.


Travel Required: Yes

Position Type: Seasonal

Starting Pay Rate: EMTF: $475/day DOE

Supervisor: David Mull

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Provide BLS medical support
  • Knowledge of radio systems, navigation, and wildland fire behavior
  • Liaise with incident command staff, other agency personnel, and local fire assets in a courteous and professional manner
  • Safely operate vehicles, including but not limited to trucks, ATVs, and UTVs
  • Complete incident, company, and patient paperwork accurately and efficiently
  • Perform basic maintenance on equipment including vehicles and line gear.
  • Perform other work-related duties as directed by Team Lead/Supervisors/WL Manager

Necessary Qualifications:

Current state EMT license in good standing


  • Current BLS/CPR certifications
  • Physically fit and capable of passing an arduous WCPT test (pack test)
  • Minimum 1-year extensive experience in emergency medicine OR wildland fire
  • S-130, S-190, L-180
  • I-100, I-700, I-800

Preferred Qualifications:

  • NREMT certification
  • Licensure in a Compact State
  • ATV/UTV Operator
  • Wildland FFT1

All Wildland Team Members:

  • Must attend a Wildland Orientation week, pass all skills and physical fitness testing
  • Full day rates are paid for travel to/from the fire and the AdvMed headquarters in Bend, OR
  • Shifts will be a minimum of 16 hours while on assignment (providers are contracted to incidents as a 24-hour resource)
  • Uniform and equipment provided (wildland boots not provided)