Harnett County EMS

Harnett County's Emergency Medical Services Department is currently seeking eager, responsible and reliable EMS professionals to perform professional basic and advanced life support work when operating an approved mobile medical unit, rescuing victims and performing advanced emergency care including the administration of life sustaining treatment to patients on-site and while en route to hospital.

Harnett County is nestled in the heart of North Carolina between Raleigh and Fayetteville, covering 641 square miles and taking care of over 135,000 citizens. Harnett County prides itself on having innovative protocols, providing excellent patient care, and being integrated with today's best practices. Innovative cardiac monitoring is provided to the community with the use of the Zoll X Series monitors. The County has 16 Paramedic level ambulances based around the county, 3 BLS transporting units and a wheelchair van each shift that responded to just over 32,000 calls last year. The units are supplied with the power load system from Stryker to prevent injuries to the providers. The County also has a Tactical Medic team that responds with the Harnett County Sheriff's Department during classified situations.

Harnett County provides excellent benefits to include health and dental coverage, as well as retirement and a free health clinic for employees and anyone in their household. Continuing education is provided to all staff on a monthly basis and paid at time and a half. The County will contribute to the Firefighters' and Rescue Squad Workers' Pension fund for all full-time employees and pays the annual dues for all part-time and full-time employees to be a member of the North Carolina Association of Rescue and EMS. Harnett County maintains an excellent partnership with Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine in which providers attend regular simulation training and use the anatomy (cadaver) lab for real life experience.

Paramedic starting salary will be determined based on years of experience:

$40,774 - $46,890 ($3,907.50 Monthly), includes shift scheduled overtime


Part Time Paramedic starting salary: $19.60

Part Time EMT starting salary: $14:63


To learn more about HCEMS, please visit https://www.harnett.org/ems/Default.asp

To apply, please visit https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/harnett?

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