Priority Ambulance to host open house, job fair for EMTs, paramedics

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAPriority Ambulance will host a facility open house and job fair at the company’s East Tennessee headquarters at 910 Callahan Drive, Suite 101, on Thursday, March 31, from noon to 4 p.m.

“Priority Ambulance has been rapidly expanding in East Tennessee with the contracts for emergency service in Loudon County and contracts with several hospitals and medical facilities for nonemergency service in Knox and Blount counties,” said Rob Webb, vice president of Tennessee Operations. “We’ll be interviewing and hiring at the event, and signing bonuses will be offered based on certification level and experience.”

At the open house, prospective employees will have the opportunity to tour the ambulance headquarters and the company’s fleet of Mercedes-Benz Sprinter ambulances. Current Priority Ambulance employees and leadership will be on hand to greet job seekers and discuss benefits, wages, schedules and work culture. Food and beverages will be provided.

Full- and part-time schedules are available with competitive wages and benefits. Interested individuals should bring a valid driver’s license and current EMT/paramedic certificate to the open house.

“At Priority Ambulance, our community is our priority,” Webb said. “We’re excited to grow our team with individuals who share our passion for serving their friends, family and neighbors in the Knox County and East Tennessee community.”