Randolph County - Full-Time Paramedics

Randolph County Emergency Services is now accepting applications for full-time and part-time NC credentialed Paramedics.  EMT's who will be paramedic certified within three months welcome to apply now.  Application period September 10 - October 3, 2021.

  • Starting hourly pay rate at the EMT level - only until local testing and oral boards complete = $16.92 (or DOE), OT rate $25.38.
  • Paramedic hourly rate starting at $18.67, OT rate $28.01 (or DOE);
  • Step progression to standard hourly rate $21.03, OT rate $31.55;
  • Standard annual paramedic salary $49,064.  With benefits $69,932;
  • Twelve-hour shifts;
  • Day or night shift available (0700-1900 or 1900-0700);
  • PSS allowed; and
  • Merit increases possible.


  • Competitive benefits package includes no cost health insurance, free life insurance, discounted or free prescription meds, 401k match, 457, NC local government retirement, earned vacation/holiday/sick time, annual bereavement, personal, and wellness time, supplemental insurance (available), etc.;
  • Research-based protocols and advanced clinical practices;
  • State-of-the-art equipment;
  • At no cost to the employee = Employee Support and Wellness program includes an on-site gym at EMS HQ, on-site and off-site licensed professional counselor and therapist, Dave Ramsey’s SmartDollar program, disease management, fitness and nutrition support, employee discount program, and more.
  • Active and supportive Medical Director, plus EMS fellowship assistant medical directors (emergency physicians) who often ride on the ambulance with crews, and regularly teach at each in-service training; and,
  • more...

For more information and to apply, visit: https://www.randolphcountync.gov/Departments/Human-Resources-Risk


Randolph County Emergency Services has 190 full-time and part-time positions in the following divisions: 9-1-1 Communications, Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, Technical Services, and the Fire Marshals office.  Randolph County is just over 800 sq miles, has a population of 145,000 residents, and has a beautiful landscape.  The NC Zoo, NC Aviation Museum, NC Pottery Museum, John Deere museum, Victory Junction Gang Camp, Harley Davidson museum, and other special places like the Uwharrie National Forest bring in over 1.5 million visitors to Randolph County each year.  Average five calls per 12-hour shift.  Eight base locations.

IMPORTANT NOTE: If you submit your application to the Human Resources department via email you should receive a reply email confirming receipt.  If you do not get a reply, you should assume the application was not received.


Closing Date (If Any): 
Sunday, October 3, 2021
Certification Level: