Careers

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.

CURRENT OPENINGS 

(please click on the position to review the job description and apply)

 

Existing Employees – please click the link below to access the Internal Application.

Internal Applications For RAA Employees

 

 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.

  • May 08, 2017

 

BENEFITS FOR EMPLOYEES INCLUDE:

Medical Insurance

Dental Insurance

Vision Insurance

Short Term Disability

Long Term Disability

Heath and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)

Holidays

Paid Time Off

PTO Donation

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
  • CPR
  • 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
  • ACLS
  • PALS
  • PHTLS

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

 

For additional information or questions about employment opportunities, please contact Almenta Baker, Community Outreach/HR Recruiter, at (804) 254-1124.