Phone: 979-968-8991
Fax: 979-968-9488

EMPLOYMENT

 

We are currently accepting applications for the following:

Part-Time Paramedics & EMTs

Resumes may be faxed to (979) 968-9488 or emailed to the Hiring Coordinator

2016 Salaries (Overtime opportunities available)
     Paramedic  $ 52,100
     EMT-I           $ 43,300
     EMT-B         $ 41,300

Closing Date: Open

Job Description  Paramedics and EMTs needed for county based Central Texas 911 system. Fayette County EMS is a tax supported MICU level EMS organization providing emergency and non-emergency services to the citizens of Fayette County, Texas. We are located 60 miles east of Austin, Texas. Our Coverage area is approximately 950 square miles with a population of 25,000. We cover this area with 4 stations 24/7/365 using Paramedic/EMT staffing on a 48/96 schedule with a call volume of 300 per month.  We operate under an aggressive set of medical protocols which includes EZ-IO, Video Laryngoscopes, Rapid Sequence Intubation, aggressive pain management, and STEMI protocol. In addition, we use an electronic patient care reporting and billing system.   We work closely with a 65 bed hospital located in La Grange and enjoy generous support from our citizens and County Government.

Minimum Paramedic Qualifications
*Some 911 experience preferred
*ACLS
*PHTLS/BTLS
*PALS Preferred

Other Information For Applicants
As a full-time employee of FCEMS you will receive all county benefits including Retirement, Health/Life insurance, AFLAC, 300 hours a year of paid time off.

Hiring Process

All applicants must submit a current (within 6 months) Criminal History and Driving Record prior to continuing through the hiring process.

Our Hiring process includes four phases each of which must be passed before continuing onto the next. Our testing process is designed to be realistic and is based on skills and knowledge that an EMS provider would be expected to perform daily. 

1. Written Testing

  • General Knowledge Multiple Choice Exam

  • Two Written scenarios (Timed 15 minutes each)

2. Interview

  • Oral interview lasting approximately 30 minutes.

3. Physical Agility

  • This is a timed physical agility assessment designed around skills that EMS providers perform everyday (i.e. Lifting and Moving, CPR, etc...)

4. Skills/Scenario Assessment

  • Skills assessment appropriate for your level (intubation, i-gel, etc.)

  • Megacode and Scenario assessment appropriate for your skill level.

Contact Information
Fayette County EMS
750 E Camp St
La Grange, Texas 78945
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