Critical Care Paramedic

Join Chicagoland’s award-winning ambulance service and become a part of the best EMS team, with the latest equipment and technology, providing emergency and non-emergency care to the community and renowned healthcare facilities.

Why You Should Consider MedEx:

Help us grow! Widely recognized as a leader in the industry, MedEx has delivered unrivaled emergency medical services for more than 20 years. We’re now adding top-tier talent to our team of highly-skilled and dedicated EMS professionals that will help us continue to provide world-class service for our patients, customers and clients.

The MedEx Difference:

  • We believe EMS professionals deserve to use the best equipment available. At MedEx you will work with all new “Box-Style” ambulances equipped with the Stryker Power-LOAD System, which lifts the stretcher into the ambulance for you.
  • All MedEx ambulances include state of the art technology. MedEx was the first ambulance service in the nation to use telemedicine in the ambulance, computer-aided dispatch software, integration of on-board computers, GPS/navigation and Zoll X-Series cardiac monitors.
  • MedEx services hundreds of renowned healthcare facilities throughout the Chicagoland area including Lurie Children’s Hospital, University of Chicago Medicine, UI Health, and Swedish Hospital, part of NorthShore, to name a few.

MedEx Offers:

  • Sign-On Bonus
  • Competitive wages
  • Great benefits, including:
  • BC/BS Medical Insurance
  • BC/BS Dental Insurance
  • BC/BS Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • Aflac Insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401K with match
  • Uniform Allowance
  • Flexible Scheduling
  • Educational Opportunities & Sponsored Con-Ed
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Membership to NAEMT
  • Supportive and respectful environment

New State of the Art Equipment Including:

    • Stryker power stretchers and power load systems
    • Zoll X Series Cardiac Monitors
    • Cardiosave Hybrid Transport Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump
    • New LTV 1200 Transport Ventilator’s
    • Baxter Spectrum IQ Integrated Smart IV Pump’s


  • Chicago, IL
  • Skokie, IL
  • Forest Park, IL

Education and/or Experience

High School graduate or General Equivalency Diploma (GED)

Successful Completion of a CCEMT-P Program (preferred)

Certificates, Licenses and Registrations

  • NREMT or IDPH EMT-P License
  • Valid Driver’s License (preferred)


  • Must be able to perform all essential job functions.
  • Must complete a pre-employment screening
  • Must complete EMS System Entry
  • EMT-P License must be in good standing with current EMS System & IDPH
Job Category: EMT/Paramedic
Job Type: Full Time Night Shift Part Time Weekends
Job Location: Skokie
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

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