At the Richmond Ambulance Authority, we are committed to providing every employee with the tools and support to be successful. Our mission has always been to provide world class EMS to our community, and to provide a world class employment experience to all of our employees. Our field providers are committed to teamwork, outstanding customer service, and supporting the efforts of the Richmond Metro area.
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External Candidates must also provide the General Release Form below with their application. Please fax this General Release Form to the Human Resource Department at 804-254-1151 or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
Existing Employees – please click the link below to access the Internal Application.
NEW EMPLOYEE ORIENTATION DATES 2017
All new employees must participate in a mandatory, two week New Employee Orientation which focuses on making sure they understand how the Authority works, our expectations, and the ways that we ensure they achieve their professional goals.
July 10, 2017
BENEFITS FOR EMPLOYEES INCLUDE:
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability
Heath and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
Paid Time Off
Bereavement Leave of Absence
Life Insurance/Accidental Death and Dismemberment
Optional Life Insurance
457 Deferred Compensation Retirement and Savings Plan
Employee Assistance Program
Life Assistance Fund
Computer Loan Program
PARAMEDIC AND EMT-B REQUIREMENTS:
- Commonwealth of Virginia Certification
- Valid Driver’s License
- Clean Driving Record
- NIMS 100, 200, 700 (required within 90 days of employment)
- Background Check
- Physical Agility Test (watch the video below for an example of the test)
- Drug Screen
PARAMEDIC MUST ALSO POSSESS:
- National Registry Paramedic
Paramedic Starting Pay: $16.00/Hour with no experience.
Emergency Medical Technician-Basic (EMT-B): Starting Pay: $11.35/Hour
*It is preferred that EMT applicants have one year of volunteer or paid experience with your EMT certification.*
Vehicle Service Technician (VST) Starting Pay: $9.75/hour