Alamance County EMS Deputy Director

Alamance County is seeking an energetic and knowledgeable leader looking to make an impact in Emergency Medical Services (EMS). Under the direction of the EMS Director, this position will oversee the critical day-to-day operations and field personnel of the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department. We are seeking a leader who is respectful and fair, with a desire to see the employees be the best they can be.

 This position will manage the day to day operations of an agency with a staff of 92 full time and 40 part time persons. The Deputy Director will also be responsible for personnel matters involving field staff.  Personnel oversight largely occurs through four shift supervisors that report directly to the Deputy Director.  The individual hired for this position will have great opportunity to help shape the future of Alamance County EMS.



  • Responsible for oversight of EMS field personnel through four shift supervisors.
  • Serves as liaison to other emergency departments within the county such as fire, law, rescue, emergency management and Fire Marshal’s Office.
  • Serves as the departmental infection control officer, closely working with the occupational health nurse for Alamance County.
  • Coordinates the convalescent service including the indirect supervision of four convalescent positions.
  • Responsible for managing the new hire interview process including notifying applicants of first and second interview opportunities.
  • Serves as the special event coordinator by ensuring resources are allocated appropriately that are requested by the community for special events.
  • Works closely with shift supervisors to ensure adequate staffing and coverage for Alamance County.
  • Assists the EMS director in completing large scale projects for the EMS department.
  • Responds as an administrator to large scale MCI events.
  • Works with the EMS director, Medical Director, Training Officer and Quality Manager to ensure EMS provides a high quality of care.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Please apply online at the following link:

Closing Date (If Any): 
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Certification Level: