18 years of age

North Carolina credentialed EMT, EMT-I or EMT-P

High School Diploma

Valid NC Drivers License



Associates degree in EMS (or related field)

National Registry

Previous experience in EMS/Fire/Rescue

ACLS, BLS, PALS, ITLS certifications



Benefits Package:


NC Local Government Retirement System

Matching 401K

Injury Prevention Programs

Vacation, sick and holiday leave package

24/48 work schedule

Fully-Paid employee health benefits including life, dental and vision with supplemental plans also available


Starting Salaries



Paramedic                            $34, 253/year

Intermediate                       $28,273/year

*Salary rates do not include overtime pay that is built in to a 24/48 schedule..



Paramedic                            $14.77/hour

Intermediate                       $13.79/hour

Basic                                         $11.75/hour



Download an Application

State of North Carolina

Stokes County


Copyright 2016– Stokes County Government. All rights reserved.

A Criminal Background check and drug screen will be required prior to any employment offer.

Submit completed applications to:


Training Officer

PO Box 20

Danbury, NC  27016

Fax: 336-593-5412