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Paramedic, AEMT* or EMT*

Date Posted: 06/07/2023
Department: EMS
Salary Grade: 66-69
Compensation Effective July 1, 2023: Depending on Experience
Hours: Full-time
Deadline: 06/18/2023

Position Objectives

 

McDowell County Emergency Medical Services is currently recruiting full-time Paramedics, Advanced Emergency Medical Technicians (AEMT), and Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT). We are seeking exceedingly motivated professionals dedicated to serving citizens with outstanding customer service and excellent patient care. 

Minimum Requirements

Required Qualifications: Paramedic, AEMT, EMT

ACLS
PALS
BLS
ITLS or PHTLS
NIMS 100-200-700-800

Preferred Education / Certifications: Associates Degree (Related Field)
(Not Required) Critical Care Paramedic
National Registry Paramedic
ICS 300 & 400
Haz-Mat Awareness

*EMT and AEMT candidates must be enrolled in an approved Paramedic Program within
90 days of accepting the position.

Benefits

Benefited after 90 days

Medical, dental, and life insurance
Sick, vacation, and holiday pay
Membership in the Local Government Retirement System

Supplemental retirement 401k/457

How to Apply

PRE-EMPLOYMENT DRUG SCREENING AND BACKGROUND CHECK IS REQUIRED

 

APPLICANTS WILL BE GIVEN CREDIT ONLY FOR INFORMATION PROVIDED IN RESPONSE TO THIS ANNOUNCEMENT. No additional information will be solicited by McDowell County; therefore, persons who submit incomplete applications may not receive full credit for their education, training and experience.

 

McDowell County is an equal opportunity employer.  It is the policy of the County to recruit, hire, train and promote individuals without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, political affiliation or national origin. The County will interactively work with disabled applicants and employees to identify reasonable accommodations that will allow the individual to perform essential job functions. 

 

McDowell County participates in E-Verify.

 

Applications are available:

 www.mcdowellhrportal.org- under “Job Opportunities”

 

  • McDowell County Administration Building:         

                25 W Fort Street Marion, NC 28752

                                                                   

Applications can be submitted:

               25 W Fort Street Marion, NC 28752

  • Mail:

                McDowell County Human Resources

              25 W Fort Street Marion, NC 28752

  • Email: 

                employment@mcdowellgov.com

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