Emergency Medical Technician (EMT); Advanced EMT (AEMT)

Required Qualifications


  • High school diploma or general education diploma (GED)

Maine Licenses:

  • Valid Maine driver’s license (within one month of employment)
  • Maine Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) license or Maine Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT) license


  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (BCLS) 

Acquired within six months of employment:

  • Ambulance Vehicles Operators Course (AVOC)
  • International Trauma Life support (ITLS)
  • Pediatric Education for Prehospital Providers (PEPP)
  • Geriatric Education for Emergency Medical Services (GEMS)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) [AEMT]

Acquired within three months of employment:

  • FEMA IS-700: NIMS, An Introduction
  • FEMA ICS-100: Introduction to ICS
  • Hazardous Materials Awareness
  • Weapons of Mass Destruction Awareness

Preferred Qualifications

  • A.S. Emergency Medical Technology
  • Computer literate in Microsoft applications
  • Knowledge of process improvement

Job details

  • EMT From $16.25 an hour (AEMT: $18.00/hour)
Job Type
  • Full-time
  • Per-diem


  • Maine EMT/AEMT Certification (Required)

  • Maine Driver’s License (Required)

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


Full Job Description

Delta Ambulance, the most trusted mobile healthcare organization in Maine, is seeking qualified and eager candidates for our immediate full-time and per diem EMT-B openings. EMT starting salary is $16.25/hr (AEMT $18.00) with a scale based on experience. We also offer a $4.00 differential for nights and weekends plus a great benefits package.

The EMT-Basic/AEMT performs a variety of functions associated with the delivery of pre-hospital emergency care and routine ambulance transfers. The EMT-Basic performs a primarily supportive role to the Paramedic but may be called upon to perform basic level care in a tiered pre-hospital setting or take on a clinical leadership role in the absence of the Paramedic during BLS non-emergent ambulance transfers. Personnel with this position designation are required to maintain specialized education and regularly have the opportunity to practice at their license level.

Delta Ambulance provides emergency care services to 15 communities in the Kennebec County region as well as non-emergent transfers for 2 hospital systems and multiple continuing care facilities and nursing homes.

Delta Ambulance has the most robust Quality Improvement and Education program in the State of Maine. We would love for you to be part of our Delta Family! Join TODAY!

Job Types: Full-time, Per-diem

Pay: EMT start from $16.25 per hour; AEMT $18.00 per hour; $4.00 per hour night & weekend differentials


  • 401(k) match
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Weekend availability

COVID-19 considerations:

Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or willing to be vaccinated prior to on-boarding.

Work Location: Multiple Locations




Practice your license level skills in Delta’s tiered-response system with paramedic backup.