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Top 25 Paramedic Interview Questions
1. What was your schedule at your last position? Are you okay adjusting to a new shift?
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List of Paramedic Interview Questions
  1. What was your schedule at your last position? Are you okay adjusting to a new shift?
  2. What are a few traits you think a paramedic needs to have?
  3. How would you handle working with a teammate with less experience that caused you to carry the workload?
  4. What can you bring to the job that exceeds what other candidates can bring?
  5. What motivates you?
  6. Tell me how you remain calm, in detail, during a crisis?
  7. How do you handle death?
  8. How do you build relationships when you join a new team?
  9. How would you intervene with a frantic relative who is grieving over the injury of a child?
  10. Have you ever suggested a improvement that was put into practice in the paramedic field?
  11. How do you resolve conflict with co-workers?
  12. 24/7 operations are like relay races where you take the baton, run with it and then pass it on smoothly. How do you make seamless transitions on shift changes?
  13. What gives you the greatest joy as a Paramedic?
  14. What drew you to emergency medicine?
  15. Tell me about a mistake you made at work. How did you handle it?
  16. Tell me about yourself.
  17. What is your greatest achievement so far?
  18. What part of your duties as a Paramedic do you dislike the most?
  19. Tell me about your experience working in teams.
  20. If you are the first on scene and notice 3 almost fatal injuries, how do you react to each patient before help arrives?
  21. Why do you want to work for our organization?
  22. What are your career goals?
  23. How do you fill downtime?
  24. How do you handle situations that could cause you to be tardy or absent?
  25. Have you ever lost a patient en route to the hospital? What happened?
  26. What would your previous co-workers say about your work performance?
  27. How would you rate your skills at creating a patient care report?
  28. How would you handle a situation where a patient has expired, and you have to cover their body and wheel them into the vehicle while a crowd of people watch.
  29. How would you handle a shift when four emergency calls are made all within a two hour time.
  30. Tell me about your previous boss.
Paramedic Information
February 26th, 2014

A paramedic is a medical professional, usually working as part of the emergency medical services provision in a given area. Their primary role is to provide pre-hospital advanced medical and trauma care, followed, where appropriate, by transfer to definitive care. Although most paramedics are field based in ambulances or response cars, some may undertake hospital based roles, such as the treatment of minor injuries.
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