Emergency Medical Services Inspector II

  • Emergency Medical Services Inspector II
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  • Do I qualify?
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Class Number: 
Exam Components: 
Rating of Education & Experience, 100%
Annual Salary Range:
$39,708.00 – $56,520.00
Twice-a-Month Salary Range:
$1,654.50 – $2,355.00
Pay Grade: 

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This is supervisory work involving the coordination of the regulatory activities of the emergency medical services program with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.

Job Duties

Coordinates and supervises the activities of technical staff in the execution of emergency medical services (EMS) regulatory functions.

Plans, directs, and coordinates inspection, licensing, and investigation activities.

Coordinates the scheduling of on-site inspections and ensures the timely submission of inspection reports.

Coordinates legal activities with the Office of General Counsel and represents the licensure authority of the agency, as assigned.

Coordinates communication with licensees to encourage timely submission of licensure material.

Coordinates the evaluation of existing rules for consistency with statutory authority and the drafting of new EMS regulations for review by the bureau chief.

Coordinates the production of EMS publications, including the Missouri Ambulance Profile, the EMS directory, newsletters, and annual reports.

Verifies information on license applications in accordance with regulatory requirements.

Assigns and monitors investigations; ensures established procedures are followed; reviews and approves investigative reports; and coordinates with the Office of General Counsel and the bureau chief in the development of disciplinary letters to licensees.

Develops, implements, and evaluates survey instruments to determine EMS system needs on local, regional, and state levels.

Reviews and approves EMS training instructor credentials and program curricula in accordance with national requirements.

Supervises the scheduling, administration, and monitoring of the National Registry examinations for emergency medical technicians and paramedics.

Receives general supervision from an administrative supervisor; exercises considerable independent initiative and judgment in implementing assigned program activities.

Performs other related work as assigned.

Areas of Interest: 
Health Care Administration; Nursing, Medical & Dental

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(The following requirements will determine merit system eligibility, experience and education ratings, and may be used to evaluate applicants for Missouri Uniform Classification and Pay System positions not requiring selection from merit registers.  When practical and possible, the Division of Personnel will accept substitution of experience and education on a year-for-year basis.)

One or more years of experience as an Emergency Medical Services Inspector I with the Missouri Uniform Classification and Pay system.


A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a minimum of 15 earned credit hours in Emergency Medical Services, Health Care Administration, or Nursing; and,

Three or more years of emergency medical services experience with responsibility for supervision of staff or quality assurance activities; professional regulatory experience in a health or public health environment; or responsibility for the management or direction of an emergency medical services related association at the state or national level, such as Missouri Emergency Medical Services Association or Missouri Ambulance Association, supplemented by successful completion of an accredited emergency medical technician paramedic program.

(24 earned graduate credit hours from an accredited college or university in Health Care Administration or Nursing may substitute for one year of the required experience.)

Special Requirements

Possession of current license as a paramedic in the state of Missouri in good standing at the time of appointment.

Please note that documentation that supports your eligibility (i.e. transcripts, employment records, etc.) may be required at any time during the application and hiring process. If you do not possess the minimum qualifications, please consider one of many other employment opportunities with the State of Missouri.

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Key Skills

Do you possess the key skills which are considered essential for successful employment in this classification?

Comprehensive knowledge of federal and state laws, regulations, and policies relating to ambulance services and emergency medical services systems.

Comprehensive knowledge of methods and techniques involved in civil investigations.

Comprehensive knowledge of emergency medical services systems.

Comprehensive knowledge of the national standard curricula for emergency medical services personnel training programs.

Intermediate knowledge of the theory and practice of quality improvement.

Ability to communicate clearly and effectively.

Ability to plan, organize, and supervise the work of others.

Ability to interact professionally and effectively with the public, the media, and elected officials.

Ability to work independently or as a team leader in the execution of job functions.

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