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Mecklenburg EMS Agency (Medic) - Seeking Qualified Paramedics

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The Mecklenburg EMS Agency (Medic) located in Charlotte, North Carolina is among the most renowned and respected pre-hospital providers in the United States. Medic has a reputation for having a patient-centered focus, excellent clinical outcomes, and exceptional quality service. Additionally, Medic is well known for its top notch training and education programs, to include advanced simulation training, prehospital medical research, and a robust quality improvement program. Through partnerships with our local health care systems and county government, Medic is dedicated to providing a system of quality care that is focused on continuously improving the patient’s experience. As our workforce is Medic’s most valuable resource, Medic strives to create an environment where employees can further develop and use their talents and skills, and have a voice in improvement and decision-making.

In addition to 911 ambulance response, paramedics have the opportunity to be involved with a number of special teams to include tactical and special operations, Charlotte-Douglas International Airport and a variety of special project work teams throughout the Agency. Medic also offers a variety of opportunities for advancement within the organization.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg County is currently one of the fastest growing metropolitan regions in the country. Responding to over 125,000 calls for service annually across 542 square miles, Medic serves a diverse population of 1 million residents. Due to the rapid growth of our community, Medic is seeking qualified paramedics who want to use their education and skills in a fast-paced environment.

As a Paramedic at Medic, you can expect:

· A quality fleet of ambulances and state-of-the art equipment

· Patient care protocols that are evidence-based and encourage critical thinking

· Strong commitment to clinical education and ongoing professional development

· Opportunities to participate in prehospital research that improves local patient care and contributes to the advancement of EMS nationally

· Being part of a system of care focused on our sickest patients with cardiac arrest survival rates and STEMI performance among the very best in the nation

· Strong support from our health care and emergency services partners

Paramedics can expect a pay range of $15.49-$28.45 an hour depending upon experience. Within six months of being released from field training orientation, new paramedics are eligible to upgrade to Relief Crew Chief and earn an additional 5%. When a position is available, Relief Crew Chiefs are eligible to apply for a full-time Crew Chief position with an additional 10% pay increase.

If you are looking for an employer that encourages and supports EMS professionals in all aspects of their career and an environment that is fast-paced and high volume, then Medic is the place for you.

If you’re not quite convinced yet, here is a brief outline of benefits offered by the Agency:


Comprehensive Medical Benefit Package

Vision Insurance

Dental Insurance

Employee Referral Bonus

Career Advancement in Numerous Tracks

Special Response Teams

Traditional/Roth 401k Plans & Additional 457 plans – Up to a 5% Employer Match

State Government Retirement – Employer Matched @ 6.70%

Injury Prevention Team

Tuition Reimbursement

Relocation Reimbursement up $2,500

(tiered based on distance traveled and qualifying IRS regulated expenses)

Extensive health and wellness programs including, onsite Free Fitness Facility – open 24 hours, a full-time occupational health nurse, and injury prevention training

Sign On Bonus ($2,500 payable in two installments)

Potential for Performance Pay Bonuses up to $2400/yr

10.5, 12 and 14 hour shifts with varied start times and days including opportunity for overtime

Company provided life insurance with additional employee paid options

11 Recognized Holidays

Open Market Break Room

Company Paid Short & Long Term Disability


Medical FSA and Dependent Day Care Plans

Paid in-house training

Company Paid Uniforms, Boots and Outerwear

Expanded EAP resources

To learn how you can become a part of our world-class Agency, please visit www.medic911.com/careers to download an employment application, or email jobs@medic911.com with any questions or concerns.

Upcoming Assessment Center Dates:

· Friday, December 11th, 2015

· January 4th, 2016

· February 19th, 2016

· March 14th, 2016

Upcoming Academy Start Dates:

· January 2016

· April 2016

Feel free to message PM or email me at ericb2@medic911.com for answers to any questions you may have.


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As a Paramedic Crew Chief I can confirm the above is correct. I moved out from so cal to work here. It's been one of the best decisions I've made.
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