CAREERS

GROW YOUR CAREER AT A GROWING COMPANY

No matter if your EMS career is just starting, or you’re a seasoned professional in the industry, there’s a place within the Guardian Ambulance family for those who are dedicated to serving others. We adhere to the highest standards of ethics in EMS profession and are committed to delivering the best care to our patients and the communities we serve. We offer comprehensive benefits, competitive wages, paid time off and professional training and support. The cornerstone of our culture is fixed on safe, accountable, friendly and efficient services and our mission to be the EMS employer of choice in America.


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CAREERS

GROW YOUR CAREER AT
A GROWING COMPANY

GROW YOUR CAREER AT A GROWING COMPANY

No matter if your EMS career is just starting, or you’re a seasoned professional in the industry, there’s a place within the Priority Ambulance family of companies for those who are dedicated to serving others. We adhere to the highest standards of ethics in the EMS profession and are committed to delivering the best care to our patients and the communities we serve. We offer comprehensive benefits, competitive wages, paid time off and professional training and support. The cornerstone of our culture is safe, accountable, friendly and efficient services and our mission to be the EMS employer of choice in America.

FIND YOUR EMS CAREER PATH

We take pride in the various career paths we offer our employees. The EMS industry is growing, and demand for qualified professionals in all areas of our business is on the rise. Providing career-advancement tracks is important to us and enhances our value as an employer when we can train and promote from within our ranks. We are also committed to fostering the next generation of EMS leaders and offer highly specialized training for individuals interested in management roles.


Become a Priority EMTBecome a certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) through Priority-sponsored EMT Academies or local educational institutions.

Work as an EMT in the Priority FamilyBegin working as an EMT within the Priority family of companies – 11 companies with operational hubs in eight states.

Become a Priority ParamedicBecome a certified Paramedic through a company-sponsored Paramedic Academy. Opportunity to provide higher levels of emergency medical care and advanced patient interventions.

Work Toward Paramedic PromotionWork as a paramedic with a goal toward promotion. Paramedic promotion opportunities include Paramedic Supervisor and/or Field Training Officer.

Complete Priority-Sponsored Management TrainingApply for company-sponsored management training with an eye toward promotion to Operations Manager; complete Ambulance Services Manager classes.

Promote to Operations ManagerComplete company-sponsored Executive Training, earn a promotion to Operations Manager, and apply for company-sponsored executive leadership training through the Priority Ambulance Leadership Foundation.

Job TitleCompanyCityStateZIP
EMT - Florence, SC APPLY
Guardian AmbulanceFlorenceSC29501
Paramedic - Sumter, SC APPLY
Guardian AmbulanceSumterSC29150
EMT - Sumter, SC APPLY
Guardian AmbulanceSumterSC29150
Night Dispatcher - Florence, SC APPLY
Guardian AmbulanceFlorenceSC29501
Driver - Florence, SC APPLY
Guardian AmbulanceFlorenceSC29501
EMT Academy - Florence, SC APPLY
Guardian AmbulanceFlorenceSC29501
EMT Academy - Florence, SC - FUTURE APPLY
Guardian AmbulanceFlorenceSC29501
Paramedic - Florence, SC APPLY
Guardian AmbulanceFlorenceSC29501
EMT - Part Time for Special Events APPLY
Guardian AmbulanceFlorenceSC29501
Emergency Medical Technician (Basic or Advanced) Medshore Ambulance
Florence, SC
 
Medshore Ambulance wants qualified EMTs to join our family. We are the largest ambulance provider in the state, and we show our commitment to excellence by continuing to be the only nationally-accredited company in the state.
 
About Medshore Ambulance
What Medshore offers: Competitive wages. Flexible schedules. Varied work in 911 and interfacility. Career advancement opportunities at South Carolina's largest and only nationally-accredited ambulance providing. Engaged, caring management team. Continuing education and tuition reimbursement. A family-oriented atmosphere.
 
Medshore Ambulance has been serving South Carolina for over 40 years. We offer a wide variety   of medical transportation services including Wheelchair Van, BLS Ambulance and ALS Ambulance. Our employees provide general transport response, special event and disaster response services across of Western and Central South Carolina. Medshore Ambulance values its employees and provides continuing education opportunities to assist our staff in furthering their career. We promote a team environment where everyone has a chance to contribute to the betterment of the company and the communities we serve. Medshore is the only CAAS Accredited ambulance service in South Carolina and staffs a Disaster Response Team frequently deployed across the State of South Carolina and the country.
 
Job Summary
Functions as Emergency Medical Technician on  ALS Ambulances in Florence, Darlington, Dillon and Sumter Operation. . EMT safely operates vehicle to/from pick up and drop off locations. Provides ALS patient care and movement. Documents all completely per company SOP. Adheres to all company policies and procedures.
 
Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • State of South Carolina Driver’s License
  • State of South Carolina EMT Certification
  • AHA Basic Life Support Certification
  • Physically Able to Perform Job Duties
Compensation
  • Competitive Pay, Including Pay for Prior EMS Experience
  • Vacation, Sick & Holiday Pay 
  • Health, Dental, Pharmacy & Vision Insurance
  • Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability & Life Insurance
  • 401k Retirement Savings Program
  • Company Provided Uniforms
  • Tuition Assistance for Paramedic Training
  • Ongoing Continuing Education
Schedule and Basing
8-12 and 24/48 hour shifts based at one of Medshore stations located across the county. Full- and part-time positions now available.
 
Information and Interviews
Call/Text 864-965-8013 or private message us on Facebook for detailed information regarding current open positions, available shifts, pay rates and to arrange either an in person or online Skype interview with our Human Resources department.
Apply now
Paramedic
Sumter, SC
Medshore Ambulance
 
Medshore Ambulance wants qualified Paramedics to join our family. Medshore Ambulance is the ambulance partner of the Columbia VA Health Care System. We are the largest ambulance provider in the state, and we show our commitment to excellence by continuing to be the only nationally-accredited company in the state.
 
About Medshore Ambulance
What Medshore offers: Competitive wages. Flexible schedules. Varied work in 911 and interfacility. Career advancement opportunities at South Carolina's largest and only nationally-accredited ambulance providing. Engaged, caring management team. Continuing education and tuition reimbursement. A family-oriented atmosphere.
 
Medshore Ambulance has been serving South Carolina for over 40 years. We offer a wide variety   of medical transportation services including Wheelchair Van, BLS Ambulance and ALS Ambulance. Our employees provide general transport, 911 response, special event and disaster response services across of Western and Central South Carolina. Medshore Ambulance values its employees and provides continuing education opportunities to assist our staff in furthering their career. We promote a team environment where everyone has a chance to contribute to the betterment of the company and the communities we serve. Medshore is the only CAAS Accredited ambulance service in South Carolina and staffs a Disaster Response Team frequently deployed across the State of South Carolina and the country.
 
Job Summary
Functions as Paramedics on BLS Ambulances in Sumter County and surrounding areas. Medshore is the  ambulance service in Lexington & Richland County. Paramedics & EMT safely operates vehicle to/from pick up and drop off locations. Provides ALS patient care and movement. Documents all completely per company SOP. Adheres to all company policies and procedures.
 
Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • State of South Carolina Driver’s License
  • State of South Carolina Paramedic Certification
  • AHA Basic Life Support Certification
  • Physically Able to Perform Job Duties
Compensation
  • Competitive Pay, Including Pay for Prior EMS Experience
  • Vacation, Sick & Holiday Pay 
  • Health, Dental, Pharmacy & Vision Insurance
  • Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability & Life Insurance
  • 401k Retirement Savings Program
  • Company Provided Uniforms
  • Tuition Assistance for Paramedic Training
  • Ongoing Continuing Education
Schedule and Basing
8,12,24/72 and 24/48 hour shifts based at Medshore's Florence Station 2623 West Sumter Street, Florence SC (a Sumter Base Station TBD at a later date). Full- and part-time positions now available.
 
Information and Interviews
Call/Text 864-965-8013 or private message us on Facebook for detailed information regarding current open positions, available shifts, pay rates and to arrange either an in person or online Skype interview with our Human Resources department.
 
 
Apply now
Emergency Medical Technician (Basic or Advanced) Medshore Ambulance
Sumter, SC
 
Medshore Ambulance wants qualified EMTs to join our family. Medshore Ambulance is the ambulance partner of the Columbia VA Health Care System. We are the largest ambulance provider in the state, and we show our commitment to excellence by continuing to be the only nationally-accredited company in the state.
 
About Medshore Ambulance
What Medshore offers: Competitive wages. Flexible schedules. Varied work in 911 and interfacility. Career advancement opportunities at South Carolina's largest and only nationally-accredited ambulance providing. Engaged, caring management team. Continuing education and tuition reimbursement. A family-oriented atmosphere.
 
Medshore Ambulance has been serving South Carolina for over 40 years. We offer a wide variety   of medical transportation services including Wheelchair Van, BLS Ambulance and ALS Ambulance. Our employees provide general transport, 911 response, special event and disaster response services across of Western and Central South Carolina. Medshore Ambulance values its employees and provides continuing education opportunities to assist our staff in furthering their career. We promote a team environment where everyone has a chance to contribute to the betterment of the company and the communities we serve. Medshore is the only CAAS Accredited ambulance service in South Carolina and staffs a Disaster Response Team frequently deployed across the State of South Carolina and the country.
 
Job Summary
Functions as Emergency Medical Technician on  ALS Ambulances in Sumter County and surrounding areas . EMT safely operates vehicle to/from pick up and drop off locations. Provides ALS patient care and movement. Documents all completely per company SOP. Adheres to all company policies and procedures.
 
Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • State of South Carolina Driver’s License
  • State of South Carolina EMT Certification
  • AHA Basic Life Support Certification
  • Physically Able to Perform Job Duties
Compensation
  • Competitive Pay, Including Pay for Prior EMS Experience
  • Vacation, Sick & Holiday Pay 
  • Health, Dental, Pharmacy & Vision Insurance
  • Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability & Life Insurance
  • 401k Retirement Savings Program
  • Company Provided Uniforms
  • Tuition Assistance for Paramedic Training
  • Ongoing Continuing Education
Schedule and Basing
24/48 hour shifts based at Medshore's Florence Station 2623 West Sumter Street, Florence SC (a Sumter Base Station TBD at a later date). Full- and part-time positions now available.
 
Information and Interviews
Call/Text 864-965-8013 or private message us on Facebook for detailed information regarding current open positions, available shifts, pay rates and to arrange either an in person or online Skype interview with our Human Resources department.
Apply now
Full Time Dispatcher 
Location:  Florence, SC
Shift:  Night Shift

Definition:
Under the direction of the Dispatch Supervisor, a Dispatcher will be responsible for the deployment and tracking and movement of units on an ongoing basis throughout the day per local System Status Management Plan. They will broadcast orders to crews regarding runs, emergencies and general information. 

Dispatchers will operate radio, telephone, or computer equipment relay information or orders to proper individuals or members of management. 

In addition, the dispatcher, under Emergency Medical Dispatch protocol, will be required to take caller information, determine the nature of the run request, dispatch runs (emergent and non-emergent) to the crews in an appropriate and timely manner, and record pertinent information.

Minimum Requirements:
  • Must possess a high degree of personal integrity and responsibility.
  • Currently licensed, certified or registered by the appropriate state agencies.
  • Currently certified in Emergency Medical Dispatch by MPDS or other appropriate organization.
  • Must have the ability to work effectively with minimal supervision, using good judgment.
  • Must have the ability to work in a fast paced, hectic, high pressure environment.
  • Must have the ability to simultaneously manage multiple activities without error.
  • Must have superior spatial orientation ability in order to be able to read and interpret maps.
  • Must have good computer skills and be able to type at least 30 words per minute.
  • Must have the ability to work efficiently and interact in a constructive and professional manner       with other employees, public safety personnel and medical staff.
  • Must have the ability to interact effectively and professionally with patients, customers, clients, family members, bystanders, and the general public in such a manner as to reflect positively on the company.
  • Must demonstrate a level of skill and ability consistent with the provision of quality customer care

Physical Requirements:
  • The ability to reach, push and pull.
  • The ability to sit for long periods of time.
  • The ability to use phones and radios to communicate with callers, crews and other staff
  • The ability use mouse or keyboard to input data into computer over long periods of time.
  • The ability to view graphic and text data on multiple computer screens for long periods of times.
  • The ability to complete all job duties during any and all hours of the day and night.

Reports To:
Dispatch Supervisor or Communications Director as appropriate for all operational activities.
Apply now
Position:  Driver
Company:  Guardian Ambulance
Location:  Florence, SC
 
SUMMARY DESCRIPTION:      
Responsible for the operation of the wheelchair and alternative transport units as defined by Medshore Ambulance Service Driving Policy.  Responsible for the daily inspection and minor maintenance of the wheelchair and alternative transport units, as well as necessary equipment utilized to transport wheelchair and physically challenged individuals. DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES:
  • Inspects vehicle at beginning and end of shift according to established procedures.
  • Completes appropriate vehicle checklist.
  • Reports and relays needed repairs, etc., to supervisor.
  • Responsible for safe transport of patients and riders.
  • Responsible for a full knowledge of the vehicle’s equipment and its proper use at all times.
  • Upon arrival at destination, responsible for cleaning, restocking equipment, supplies, and placing the vehicle back in service.
  • Does not use professional knowledge and skills in any enterprise detrimental to the Company or the public well being.
  • Respects and holds in confidence all information of a confidential nature obtained in the course of professional work unless required by law to divulge such information.
  • Responsible for upholding company standards.
  • Adheres to standards of personal ethics, on and off duty, which reflect credit upon the profession.
  • Protects the public by not delegating to persons less qualified, any service which requires the professional competence of a Medical Transport Technician.
  • Refuses to participate in unethical procedures, and assumes the responsibility to expose incompetence or unethical conduct of other to the appropriate authority in a proper and professional manner.
  • Performs other duties as required by a supervisor.
Apply now
EMT-Basic Academy
Florence, SC
Guardian Ambulance
July 19, 2021 for 10 weeks (estimated course end date)
 
How much does it cost?
  • Free tuition & certification fees (National Registry, South Carolina) to all students through Apprenticeship Carolina
  • $10.00/hour wage for classroom hours + benefits package with a two-year employment commitment.
  • Upon passing exam, EMTs are ready to work on an ambulance making up to $30,000 a year with room to grow up to $45,000 with additional shift-friendly company-sponsored paramedic certification.
When and where will classes be?
  • Classroom:  Florence-Darlington Technical College, 320 W. Cheves St., Florence, SC  29501
  • Clinicals:  Guardian Ambulance, 2623 W. Sumter Street, Florence, SC  29501
  • Classes begin July 19 2021; 40-hour weekly schedule for 10 weeks.
Apply now
EMT-Basic Academy
Florence, SC
Guardian Ambulance
dates TBD for 10 weeks (estimated course end date)
 
How much does it cost?
  • Free tuition & certification fees (National Registry, South Carolina) to all students through Apprenticeship Carolina
  • $10.00/hour wage for classroom hours + benefits package with a two-year employment commitment.
  • Upon passing exam, EMTs are ready to work on an ambulance making up to $30,000 a year with room to grow up to $45,000 with additional shift-friendly company-sponsored paramedic certification.
When and where will classes be?
  • Classroom:  Florence-Darlington Technical College, 320 W. Cheves St., Florence, SC  29501
  • Clinicals:  Guardian Ambulance, 2623 W. Sumter Street, Florence, SC  29501
  • Classes begin July 19, 2021; 40-hour weekly schedule for 10 weeks.
Apply now
Paramedic
Florence, SC
Medshore Ambulance
 
Medshore Ambulance wants qualified Paramedics to join our family. Medshore Ambulance is the General Transport ambulance provider to Florence County. We are the largest ambulance provider in the state, and we show our commitment to excellence by continuing to be the only nationally-accredited company in the state.
 
About Medshore Ambulance
What Medshore offers: Competitive wages. Flexible schedules. Varied work in 911 and interfacility. Career advancement opportunities at South Carolina's largest and only nationally-accredited ambulance providing. Engaged, caring management team. Continuing education and tuition reimbursement. A family-oriented atmosphere.
 
Medshore Ambulance has been serving South Carolina for over 40 years. We offer a wide variety   of medical transportation services including Wheelchair Van, BLS Ambulance and ALS Ambulance. Our employees provide general transport, 911 response, special event and disaster response services across of Western and Central South Carolina. Medshore Ambulance values its employees and provides continuing education opportunities to assist our staff in furthering their career. We promote a team environment where everyone has a chance to contribute to the betterment of the company and the communities we serve. Medshore is the only CAAS Accredited ambulance service in South Carolina and staffs a Disaster Response Team frequently deployed across the State of South Carolina and the country.
 
Job Summary
Functions as Paramedics on 911 and interfacility operations. Paramedics & EMT safely operates vehicle to/from pick up and drop off locations. Provides ALS patient care and movement. Documents all completely per company SOP. Adheres to all company policies and procedures.
 
Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • State of South Carolina Driver’s License
  • State of South Carolina Paramedic Certification
  • AHA Basic Life Support Certification
  • Physically Able to Perform Job Duties
Compensation
  • Competitive Pay, Including Pay for Prior EMS Experience
  • Vacation, Sick & Holiday Pay 
  • Health, Dental, Pharmacy & Vision Insurance
  • Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability & Life Insurance
  • 401k Retirement Savings Program
  • Company Provided Uniforms
  • Tuition Assistance for Paramedic Training
  • Ongoing Continuing Education
Schedule and Basing
8,12,24/72 and 24/48 hour shifts based at one of Medshore stations located across the county. Full- and part-time positions now available.
 
Information and Interviews
Call/Text 864-965-8013 or private message us on Facebook for detailed information regarding current open positions, available shifts, pay rates and to arrange either an in person or online Skype interview with our Human Resources department.
 
Apply now
Emergency Medical Technician PART TIME for Special Events Medshore Ambulance
Florence, SC
 
Medshore Ambulance is now hiring for part-time EMT positions for special event shifts. Paramedics will have flexibility to build their schedule from events held on various days and times on weekdays and weekends.
 
Job Summary
Functions as special event stand by EMT. Provides patient care to event attendees as needed. Assists and coordinates with onsite security, law enforcement, first aid station personnel and other EMS personnel as required. Adheres to all company policies and procedures.
 
Qualifications
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • State of South Carolina Driver’s License
  • EMT Certification (South Carolina or National Registry)
  • AHA Basic Life Support Certification
  • AHA Advanced Life Support Certification
  • Physically Able to Perform Job Duties
Compensation and Benefits
  • Competitive pay
  • Flexible part-time schedules with multiple shift options
  • Company-provided uniforms
Schedule and Basing
Variety of day and evening shifts available, must be flexible regarding shift assignments. Will be assigned as roving EMTs or EMS Golf Cart Crew as needed.
Apply now

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LEADERSHIP FOUNDATION

The Priority Ambulance family of companies values EMS leadership and recognizes that commitment through the Priority Ambulance Leadership Foundation. The Foundation has developed a unique and distinctive path for career advancement to promising EMS leaders of the future. The year-long EMS Leadership of Tomorrow program offers educational and mentoring opportunities to qualified professionals in and outside of the EMS industry. Hands-on coursework is taught during weeklong sessions hosted quarterly at various locations throughout the country.

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MILITARY HIRING

The Priority Ambulance family of companies values and recognizes the dedication of military veterans and seeks to create opportunities for qualified team members. Transitioning from the military to a civilian career is a time of great change for our service members. We offer professional EMS tracks and training that draw upon prior experience and job skills and help former military members as they advance in their new careers.



MILITARY HIRING

The Priority Ambulance family of companies values and recognizes the dedication of military veterans and seeks to create opportunities for qualified team members. Transitioning from the military to a civilian career is a time of great change for our service members. We offer professional EMS tracks and training that draw upon prior experience and job skills and help former military members as they advance in their new careers.

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