Harnett County, North Carolina Lillington, NC

The Harnett County Emergency Services' Division of Emergency Medical Services currently has an EMT-Basic 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 EMT-Basic level and transporting persons to and/or from medical facilities and other locations.

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


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 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 North Carolina Medical Examiners Board as an Emergency Medical Technician-Basic Level. Possession of a valid North Carolina Driver's License. CPR Certification. Must be able to lift 150 pounds with assistance.