EMS Careers



Below are the average minimum and maximum base annual pay on a 42hr and 56hr work week as of January 2024 (no additional overtime shifts, does not include holiday pay, meetings, off-shift training opportunities):


Min: $55,556
Max: $70,296


Min: $71,885
Max: $87,459


Min: $90,957
Max: $102,315

Battalion Chief

Min: $106,407
Max: $115,090

Pay Scale

You're interested in a career with Schertz EMS? Awesome!

Schertz EMS hires based on the needs of the organization.  Positions include EMT, Paramedic, Administrative and Billing staff.  Schertz EMS currently operates 6 Mobile Intensive Care Unit (MICU) ambulances 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 1 peak-hour MICU ambulance. We employ 57 full-time EMTs and paramedics, and 20 part-time EMTs and paramedics who respond to over 13,000 requests for emergency services and ~900 interfacility transfers annually across our coverage area of over 230 square miles.

Why Choose Schertz EMS?

  • Advancement Opportunites
  • CE Provided (in-person and online)
  • City Benefits (to include TMRS 7% contribution matched 2:1)
  • Holiday Pay
  • Paid Time Off
  • Participation in Special Events (100+ annually)
  • Regional Deployments
  • State of the Art Equipment (LifePak 15, Lucas 3, Video Laryngoscope, Power Load, Vents/Pumps, Whole Blood)
  • Tactical Units
  • Teaching Opportunities


  • Be able to work 12/24 Hour shifts
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Legal right to work in the United States
  • Licensed/Certified Texas EMT/Paramedic
  • Minimum of 18 years of age
  • Service Oriented
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Valid Driver License
If you would like to be notified when we have available positions, please complete the form below.  We will send an email letting you know when a position has posted.  We will keep your job interest form on file for one year.