Yancey County   Burnsville, NC   Full-time     Emergency Med Tech / Paramedics
Posted on March 3, 2023
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VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT                                                   

YANCEY COUNTY is seeking a qualified individual for the following position:

TITLE: Paramedic, Yancey County EMS

   Full-Time Position and Part-Time Positions

Paramedic I - $21.00
Paramedic II - $23.50
Paramedic III - $26.00

DESCRIPTION:  Under the supervision of the EMS Director, performs basic and advanced life support, stabilization procedures, and emergency medical care at the paramedic level of training and certification and performs equipment operation duties on a twenty-four-hour shift providing EMS services for the County.


Graduation from high school supplemented by:

            Possession of a North Carolina Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic certification.

            Possession of a North Carolina Hazardous Material Level I certification.

            Possession of a North Carolina Emergency Vehicle Driver certification.

            Possession of ACLS, PALS or PEEP, BCLS, ITLS certifications.

            Possession of a valid North Carolina “Class C” driver’s license.

LOCATION:  Primary duty station for the position is the Yancey County EMS located in Burnsville, N.C.

SALARY:  Pay Rate dependent upon education/experience. 

TO APPLY:  Submit a Yancey County Application to the Yancey County Manager, 110 Town Square, Room 11, Burnsville 28714.  Applications are available at the Yancey County Manager’s office at 110 Town Square, Room 11, Burnsville or online at

CLOSING DATE: Monday April 3, 2023. Complete Application must be received by 5:00 p.m. in the Yancey County Manager’s Office on the closing date.  Late applications will not be considered.

HIRING AUTHORITY:  The Yancey County Manager is the hiring authority for this position.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer