The County-operated service utilizes a single-tier ALS system augmented by volunteer first responders. A fleet of 6 ambulances and 2 quick-response vehicles are operated on a rotating schedule from one base located in the City of Laurinburg. Three ALS Paramedic units and one ALS QRV are operated on a 24/7 basis to respond to the approximate 6000 EMS responses per year.
Staffing & Hours
Medics are Scotland County employees, receive county government benefits, and work an average 56 hour work week; 24-hour on and 48-hour off [24/48] schedule with the weekends being 24-hour on and 24-hour off [24/24] schedule, with every 3rd week-end allowing for a 4 day-off weekend.
All potential employees must submit an online application. Please visit the Scotland County Career Page
A pre-employment drug test and a criminal background check are required prior to employment.
Scotland County is an equal opportunity employer.