Henderson County EMS - (Auxiliary) Advanced EMT / Paramedic Positions (New Pay Rate)

NEW STARTING RATE! Henderson County EMS is a progressive 911 EMS agency that staffs eight dual paramedic EMS units. The agency serves two local hospitals, one regional trauma center and is supported by a separate agency that handles all convalescent transports. Working 12-hour shifts our medics can enjoy their time off hiking, biking, and enjoying all the activities that the mountains of Western North Carolina have to offer. The flexible schedule, progressive protocols, and top of the line equipment are just a few things that make Henderson County EMS a great place to work.

For more information see our website, https://www.hendersoncountync.gov/ems/page/employment

Henderson County is accepting applications for Auxiliary Paramedic and EMT Advanced positions with Emergency Medical Services. Must have a current North Carolina Paramedic or EMT Advanced certification or be certified at the EMT level and currently be enrolled in a Paramedic program. Testing is required and includes written, practical, and physical ability testing. Previous emergency medical service is preferred. Pre-employment screenings required for all finalist applicants.

Applications must be obtained, fully completed, and submitted to Henderson County HRD by mail 112 First Avenue West, Hendersonville, NC 28792, by email (hrd@hendersoncountync.gov), or by fax (828) 698-6184. Please see our website, www.hendersoncountync.gov/hr and refer to the Additional Applicant Information section for more detailed instructions.

The deadline for applications is: Open until filled.

**New Minimum starting pay: $20.00 per hour, effective January 1, 2022
(4% increase after orientation)

EMT Advanced - $18.52 per hour, effective January 1, 2022

Additional Benefits:
Additional compensation for critical care and advanced certifications.
Paid in-house continuing education program.
Imbedded Behavioral Wellness Counselors and Chaplains.

Statewide (No County)
Certification Level: 
Advanced EMT