At Washington County / Johnson City EMS we are always accepting resumes and applications for employment. Whether you are a brand new EMT or a seasoned Paramedic, if you maintain yourself at a high standard we may be the service for you. We are a progressive service with very strong protocols and have a commitment to excellence.
- Competitive Wages
- Annual Longevity Bonus After your 3rd Consecutive Year
- Non-Contributory Tennessee State Retirement Program
- Sick Time, Vacation Time, and Paid Personal Days
- Twelve Paid Holidays A Year
- Quality Health Insurance At Low Rates. Prescription Card. (EMS pays a percentage of the cost)
- Dental and Vision Insurance Available
- Short Term Disability Insurance Provided by WC/JC EMS
- $35,000 Life Insurance Policy Provided by WC/JC EMS
- Other benefits discuss during interviews
About WC/JC EMS
- Average Total Call Volume Per Year: 30,000
- 9 Front Line ALS Ambulances
- 8 Rescue Trucks
- 3 ALS Convalescent Units
- 4 BLS Convalescent Units
- 1 Power Truck – 12 hour shifts (Day and Night)
- We service a Level 1 Trauma Center
- Mission: Lifeline Award Recipient 3 Years
- Rescue Teams: Search and Rescue, Swift Water Rescue, Dive Rescue and Recovery
Any questions you may have can be directed to 423-975-5504
INTERNAL JOB POSTING
Washington County – Johnson City EMS (WC/JC EMS) is seeking qualified INTERNAL applicants to fill the position of EMS Shift Supervisor (Captain). WC/JC EMS is a progressive Advance Life Support Service serving a combined urban and rural population of 125,546. WC/JC EMS provides excellence in pre-hospital care through a two-tiered response system utilizing first responder units from the EMS Rescue Division and our city Fire Department. Non-emergency needs of our community are handled through the convalescent division.
The Shift Captain oversees the daily operations of the shift and a field staff of 37 uniformed personnel comprised of AEMT’s, Paramedics, and Rescue Technician’s and directly supervises the three Shift Officers. To view the full job description click Captain Job Description.
Required Training and Experience
High school graduate or equivalent with at least five (5) years experience as a State licensed Paramedic. Must possess a current Tennessee state licensed paramedic certificate, current state drivers license (Class D with F endorsement), must obtain a thorough knowledge of EMS policies and regulations. Equivalent combinations of education and experience may be considered. EMS will first attempt to promote for this position with in house staff.
Required Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills
Provide leadership with the ability to command and delegate. Comprehensive knowledge is required of modern techniques, methods and practices of all phases of emergency medical services and rescue. Extensive knowledge in the use of applicable medical and rescue equipment. Thorough knowledge of the County, traffic regulations, and procedures used in transporting sick and injured persons. Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with co-workers, and other County officials, and general public. Knowledge of computer systems including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and other software as needed.
Interested applicants should complete the online applicant and attach their resume and two professional and one personal letter of reference. Once received, applicants will be contacted via email.
Applications will be accepted until April 30, 2017.
GENERAL JOB POSTING
Washington County – Johnson City EMS (WC/JC EMS) is seeking qualified applicants for the positions of Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) and Paramedic (EMT-P). C/JC EMS is a progressive Advance Life Support Service serving a combined urban and rural population of 125,546. WC/JC EMS provides excellence in pre-hospital care through a two-tiered response system utilizing first responder units from the EMS Rescue Division and our city Fire Department. Non-emergency needs of our community are handled through the convalescent division.
WC/JC EMS offers opportunities on 10, 12, and 24-hour shifts with openings on both primary ALS and Convalescent Ambulances. To view job description for AEMT click on AEMT Job Description and for the EMT-P click on Paramedic Job Description.
Interested applicants should complete the online applicant and attach their resume and a copy of their Drivers license, CPR Card, and current medical license.