Harnett County Emergency Services / EMS Division Job Opportunity Basic (EMS 1253)

DEPARTMENT: Harnett County Emergency Services         JOB TYPE: Full-time Regular


THE POSITION The Harnett County Emergency Services' Division of Emergency Medical

Services currently has an Emergency Medical Technician position available.  An employee in

this class is responsible for responding to the scene of emergency and non-emergency calls as

a member of a two-person ambulance crew and applying necessary medical treatment to

sick and/or injured persons at the Emergency Medical Technician level and transporting

persons to and/or from medical facilities and other locations.


Work Schedule: A, B, or C 24 Hour Rotating Shift Schedule


EXAMPLES OF DUTIES Work includes assuring that quality emergency patient care

standards are in place, proper equipment and treatment are available and sound

judgment and treatment decisions are made.  Work will include completing necessary

records and reports for emergency and non-emergency calls including information for

billing documentation and legal accountability.  Duties will also include participating in

cleaning and maintaining ambulance, equipment, station house and premises. 


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Graduation from high school and some experience as an

Emergency Medical Technician or an equivalent combination of education and

experience that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities. 


SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION  Certification by the State of North Carolina Office of

Emergency Medical Services as an Emergency Medical Technician.  Possession of a valid

North Carolina Driver's License. CPR Certification.  Must be able to lift 150 pounds with


Up to Two Years of Experience:        $30,426 including scheduled overtime, plus benefits

Two to Five Years of Experience:      $33,164 including scheduled overtime, plus benefits

Five or More Years of Experience:    $34,990 including scheduled overtime, plus benefits

CLOSING DATE:  04/12/19

Successful completion of a drug screening and criminal background check will be required as a condition of employment. Certain designated safety-sensitive positions also require completion of post-offer pre-employment physicals.

Applications may be submitted online at http://www.harnett.org

Harnett County is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.


Closing Date (If Any): 
Friday, April 12, 2019
Statewide (No County)
Certification Level: