EMTs or emergency medical technicians are medical personnel who work per instructions given by 911 dispatchers as soon as an accident occurs. EMTs are the first people to arrive at the scene of a crime or accident and provide the first line of medical care to the victims. EMTs are expected to provide emergency services as soon as possible and shift the patient to a care facility like a hospital or critical care unit.

EMTs are provided rigorous medical training as they are required to provide patients with basic life support in an emergency. The following is a resume sample for candidates who are applying for Emergency Medical Technician position.

See also: EMT Cover Letter Sample


EMT Resume Example


Coy Dante

4001 12th Avenue, Huntington, WV 78199
Cellular: (999) 999-9991
Email: myname @ emil . com

Emergency Medical Technician

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE: Extremely motivated and energetic individual with a sound background in responding to emergency calls quickly. Proven capacity to assess victim’s condition and determine a course of treatment instantly. Conversant with using medical transport procedures and equipment efficiently to keep patients safe during transportation. Hands on experience in following prescribed protocols to perform advanced emergency care.

• Current EMT licensure in state of West Virginia
• Current CPR and BLS

• Trauma and environmental emergencies
• Suctioning, vitals, trach replacement
• EKGs, external defibrillators and bag-valve mask resuscitators
• Meal preparation and feeding
• Examination and screening
• Cal OSHA, hazard communications and safety training methods
• Microsoft Office Products

• Accomplished success in assisting an accident victim in critical condition by providing quality and timely first aid and saving her life.
• Promoted from a desk job in the facility to an EMT position within six months of working at the position following excellence in assisting paramedics in emergencies.


Envision Healthcare, Huntington, WV | March 2012 – Present

Emergency Medical Technician
• Administer first aid treatment to accident victims
• Provide life support care to heart attack patients
• Assess the nature of illness and devise plan of care on an immediate basis
• Coordinate activities with other paramedics
• Prepare patients for transport and manage transportation in a safe manner
• Train new hires in managing emergency procedures effectively
• Drive emergency vehicles as and when required

Envision Healthcare, Huntington, WV | Dec 2010 – Mar 2012

Emergency Dispatcher
• Took emergency telephone calls
• Dispatched emergency personnel as and when needed
• Assessed the nature of call to assess type of emergency
• Provide emotional support to callers in order to solicit location information from them

Diploma, CITY SCHOOL, Huntington, WV – 2005

• Working knowledge of advanced medical procedures and on-site emergency protocols
• Demonstrated ability to react calmly in a stressful situation
• Thorough understanding of infection control procedures
• Exceptional communication and soliciting skills