New Castle County Emergency Medical Services is looking for the best and brightest individuals - those who have the compassion and sense of commitment to assist others in their community and make a difference. New Castle County EMS seeks people who are up to the challenge of affirming our goal of "Excellence in Service" each and every day.

Aspects of the Job

A career with New Castle County EMS offers:

  • Challenge, excitement, and variety
  • Teamwork and job satisfaction
  • Opportunities for personal and professional development
  • Opportunities for promotion
  • Excellent salary and benefits
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Selective Certification Candidates

New Castle County EMS accepts applications from certified Nationally Registered paramedics (NRP) with current certifications in BCLS, ACLS, PALS, and PHTLS or ITLS at the advanced level. Individuals interested in joining a clinically proficient and expanding paramedic service should submit a New Castle County Application for Employment to the Office of Human Resources with copies of their current certifications. Be sure to indicate "Certified Paramedic" as the position on the employment application. Online applications may be submitted to New Castle County via the following link.

Entry-Level Paramedic Academy Applicants

The New Castle County Government is currently accepting applications for entry-level personnel seeking appointment to a New Castle County Paramedic Academy.

Selected candidates will be enrolled in a paramedic training program as full time employees of the New Castle County Government.

Submit an application for the PARAMEDIC ACADEMY CLASS here.

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