EMS Careers

  1. Application

    Learn how to take the first step toward a career as a New Castle County Paramedic. Access links to the New Castle County online application system here.

  2. How to Become a Paramedic

    Learn more about the role and working conditions of a paramedic. See links to training programs and the specific certifications required to be a Delaware paramedic. Learn more about opportunities for career exploration, such as a ride-along with the New Castle County Paramedics.

  3. Recruitment

    Learn more about the benefits of employment as a New Castle County Paramedic. Examine the specific certification requirements for transferring certifications and training from out-of-state. See links to the benefits package offered to New Castle County employees.

  4. Paramedic Academy Class Recruitment

    New Castle County is currently accepting applications for the Paramedic Academy Class of 2016-2017. Entry-level applicants will be selected for enrollment in a paramedic training program to achieve all of the certifications required to perform the job duties and responsibilities of a New Castle County Paramedic. Deadline for submission of applications is OCTOBER 1, 2015.