EMS OFFICER I / PARAMEDIC - 40006226

Date: Aug 9, 2022

Location: Durham, NC, US

Company: Durham County

Durham County Government employs approximately 1,900 employees that work towards providing needed services throughout the community. With a wide array of services, Durham County Government is at the heart of a rapidly growing and diverse area offering residents, employees and visitors exciting opportunities to live, work, grow and play. For more information about Durham County Government, visit www.dconc.gov.

 

Are you looking for a way out of the rat race? Tired of the cubicle life? Fed up with the nine to five world? Want a job where you make a real difference? Durham County EMS is now hiring EMTs and Paramedics. 

 

 

 

DEPARTMENT:       

Emergency Medical Services

DATE POSTED:            

July 11, 2022

CLOSING DATE:           

Open until filled

SALARY MIN:  

$28.25/hr

SALARY MAX:

$38.98/hr

POSITION NUMBER:            

40006226

JOB TYPE:

Full-Time

 

 

**THERE ARE MULTIPLE FULL-TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE.**

 

***THIS JOB POSTING IS SUBJECT TO CLOSING WITHOUT PRIOR NOTIFICATION.***

 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

 

Performs responsible work in rendering emergency and non-emergency medical care and life-saving measures to critically ill or injured persons of all ages on basic and advanced life support levels.

 

Requires successful completion of the North Carolina State Emergency Medical Services training program or an equivalent training program.

 

Employment is contingent on passing an assessment center, physical agility test, pre-employment drug screen, skills validation program, clinical and operational clearance during the year-long probationary period.

 

MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

 

Requires successful completion of the North Carolina State Emergency Medical Services Paramedic certification program or equivalent training program.

 

SPECIAL CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSES

 

Must have a valid NC driver's license with a three year acceptable driving record.

 

**You must meet the minimum requirements for the position in order for your application to be forwarded to EMS by Human Resources.**

 

Please submit copy of Paramedic certification with application.

 

We are hiring for Academy 33 which begins in September 2022. The Assessment center is Aug 9, 10, 11, and 12.

 

If you are selected to participate in an upcoming assessment center, you will be contacted by Durham County EMS regarding assessment center dates.  

 

Durham County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Nearest Major Market: Durham
Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh