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Frequently Asked Questions


Is New Orleans EMS Hiring?

Yes. NOEMS hires year-round and holds quarterly training academies. 

Does NOEMS hire part-time medics?

Yes. Our PRN medics are required to work a minimum of six shifts per month. 

Do you hire EMTs?

Yes. NOEMS is currently hiring EMTs, AEMTs, and Paramedics.

Is there additional pay if I have earned a degree from an accredited college/university?

Yes, for EMTs and AEMTs only. If you have an associate degree, you earn 2.5% of the hourly pay. If you have a bachelor's degree, you earn 5% of the hourly pay. 

Can I work overtime?

Absolutely! At New Orleans EMS, we understand the importance of flexibility and the demand for overtime opportunities. As a full-time employee, you'll have the benefit of 4 hours of built-in overtime each week. Additionally, our city's vibrant special events scene offers numerous chances for additional overtime hours.