City Job Opportunities



Eldora-Ackley EMS is hiring a full time Paramedic. This position will provide patients, staff, and the
public, a high standard of patient care, dignity, and respect in both the emergent and non-emergent
care settings. This position will provide safety education and training to our city employees, citizens,
and visitors.

Responsibilities include evaluating patients and provide necessary care ensuring that
documentation is maintained of all medical treatment provided. Assist with various station and
administrative duties as needed including cleaning, maintaining equipment, vehicles, buildings, and
adjacent grounds. Maintains patient confidentiality and performs all cares with respect for patient

Qualifications include High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required as well as a
current paramedic certification. Must obtain a valid chauffeurs license within 6 months. Have a current
BLS, ALS, and PALS certification and maintain those certifications.

Eldora EMS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Eldora EMS is a premier emergency medical service provider in Hardin County, Iowa. We cover a response area of over 350 square miles and manage an annual call volume of approximately 1,000 calls for service. With two strategically located stations in Eldora and Ackley, we operate a fleet of 5 ambulances fully equipped with state-of-the-art medical equipment.

What We Offer

  • Two stations: One in Eldora and one in Ackley
  • 5 ambulances equipped with:
    • Zoll X Series cardiac monitors
    • VOCSN critical care ventilators
    • LUCAS devices
    • Stryker power cots and power loading systems

Position Requirements


  • Valid Iowa EMS licensure
  • BLS Certification for healthcare providers
  • Valid Iowa driver's license with a chauffeur's endorsement


  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification
  • Prefer candidates with Critical Care (CCP) endorsement


  • Timely response to emergency calls
  • Initial patient assessment and emergency medical care
  • Coordination with dispatch and medical facilities
  • Strict adherence to safety protocols and compliance guidelines


  • Competitive pay
  • Flexible scheduling options
  • Ongoing education and training
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment

How to Apply

Qualified candidates should submit their resume along with relevant certifications to

The City of Eldora is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.



The City of Eldora is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified candidates should submit a resume to the following address:

City of Eldora
Attention: Human Resources
1442 Washington Street
Eldora, Iowa 50627
641-939-2393 Ext. 102