EMS Resume

Joseph A (Alex) Wilson
(c) 717.817.2503
(h) 717.993.6752

Part time Emergency Medical Technician and Instructor bringing years of professional experience to the EMS profession. Over 23 years as an Information Technology professional working with senior level business executives. I bring this same level of professionalism to the EMS trade.

Professional Experience

Emergency Medical Technician – Grantley Fire & EMS
2009 – Present
Part time EMT working on BLS and MICU trucks.

Emergency Medical Technician – Citizen’s Hose Company
2007 – Present
Part time EMT working on a BLS truck.

Instructor – American Red Cross
2006 – Present
Volunteer instructor teaching CPR, AED, and First Aid programs to laypersons and professionals throughout my home community.

Instructor – Independent
2006 – Present
Independent instructor teaching EMS related continuing education courses on a variety of topics.

Fire Fighter / Emergency Medical Technician – Eureka Volunteer Fire & Ambulance
2004 – Present
Volunteer fire fighter and EMT providing service throughout my home community.

Emergency Medical Technician – Penn Township Emergency Services
2007 – 2012
Part time EMT working on BLS and MICU trucks.

Associate Instructor – Wellspan EMS Academy
2009 – 2012
Part time instructor. Taught the EMT and ITLS programs for future EMTs.

Instructor – Harrisburg Area Community College
2006 – 2009
Part time instructor teaching the EMT program.

Other Experience

Emergency Management Coordinator – East Hopewell Township
2011 – Present
Volunteer my time to assist my municipality with managing emergencies that come up.

Policy Board Working Committee – York County
2009 – Present
Volunteer my time to assist other emergency services providers work through policy issues that affect the county.

Public Speaker
2006 – Present
Volunteer my time to present on topics such as Internet Safety for Children, Management versus Leadership, Emergency Preparedness for Corporations, Disaster Recovery, and Managed Services.


Columbia Southern University – BS in Business Administration (in progress)

Columbia Southern University – AAS in Business Administration and another in Fire Science

Emergency Services Provider Certifications

  • Emergency Medical Technician, Basic (PA 166089)
  • Vehicle Rescue Technician, Basic (PA #197736)
  • International Trauma Life Support
  • Advanced Burn Life Support
  • Pediatric Emergencies for Pre-hospital Providers
  • American Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuers
  • NPQS Fire Officer I
  • NPQS Fire Instructor I
  • NPQS Fire Fighter II
  • NPQS Hazardous Materials Operations
  • Emergency Vehicle Driver Training
  • Bloodborne Pathogens
  • NIMS 100/200/700/800

Emergency Services Instructor Certifications

  • PA EMT program
  • International Trauma Life Support
  • American Red Cross (CRP, AED, ER, BBP)
  • VFIS Emergency Vehicle Driver Training
  • CPAP for BLS

Continuing Education Courses Developed

  • Airway Management for BLS Providers
  • Vitals are Vital
  • Pelvic Injury Management
  • Extremity Injury Management
  • Blood Borne Pathogens (first time and renewals)
  • Street Drug Awareness
  • Mass Casualty Incident Management
  • Pulse Oximetry for BLS
  • Managing Complex Limb Entrapments
  • Burn Management for BLS