EMS Employment

Cabarrus EMS is a progressive emergency services organization. We employ more than 150 full and part time EMS personnel. Vacancies are posted with Human Resources.

Advantages of a career with Cabarrus County EMS include:

  • NEW Headquarters with State of the Art Simulation Rooms!
  • competitive pay
  • 12-hour shift model with time and 1/2 overtime
  • holiday time accrual
  • vacation and sick leave
  • educational leave with reimbursement of tuition for approved job related courses
  • paid comprehensive continuing education program
  • retirement package
  • 401k with employer contributions
  • deferred compensation plans available
  • insurance available for employee, spouse and family plans are available
  • county health clinic
  • county fitness center: EMS specific Fitness Center at NEW Headquarters
  • dental insurance available
  • employee assistance program
  • paid membership in NC Association of Rescue and EMS
  • comprehensive patient care protocols
  • state of the art equipment
  • strong support from hospital and county management
  • ambulances replaced frequently to maintain new fleet
  • one of the best average response times in the state
  • specialty teams
  • county owned and operated service since 1973
  • degrees and/or national registry certification encouraged
  • Paramedic grade program (Paramedic, Senior Paramedic, Master Paramedic)
  • Award winning service