Discover why MCHD is the place for YOU!

Applications to join our team will open near the end of August. 

Register below to be notified of future job postings.


MCHD is a National Leader in Prehospital Emergency Medical Services

  • Serving over 620,000 Montgomery County residents
  • Covering 1,100 square miles
  • 260 field staff
  • 35 EMS vehicles on the road daily
  • 27 EMS Stations
  • 24/7 911 call center with advanced clinical & operational protocols
  • World-class equipment
  • Advanced in-house training, year-round
  • MCHD Paramedic Podcast


Full-time minimum annual starting pay:

  • Paramedic        $63,653*
  • AEMT                 $50,715*
  • EMT-B                $46,058*

Test for promotion after 6 months. In-Charge Paramedic minimum annual starting pay:

  • In-Charge Paramedic $76,950*

*Earn up to $4,000 in additional pay for LP, RN, Spanish fluency, and/or Bachelors degree

*Benefits begin on your first day

Click to review our example shift calendar.                                                         


Contact Us

This form is reserved for comments or questions only, and is not monitored by emergency dispatchers. *If you need to report an emergency, or request for ambulance service, please call 9-1-1*

















Employee Benefits

MCHD offers a comprehensive benefits package. In addition to competitive annual compensation, additional pay is
available for employees with Spanish fluency, Bachelor’s Degrees, RN, or LP. Uniforms are provided.

Insurance coverage starts on the first day of hire, including Health, Dental, Vision, and Life coverage. Pet insurance is
available. MCHD demonstrates its commitment to employee’s longevity by participating in the Texas Counties and
Districts Retirement System with a 200% employer contribution match.


Provider Opportunities

MCHD offers all required card courses in-house, and regular CE opportunities including Neonatal
Resuscitation Program, Pre-Hospital Traumatic Life Support, Advanced Medical Life Support, International Police
Mountain Bike Association course, and AHA courses. MCHD conducts annual Low-Frequency/High-Risk skills training
on surgical skills, intubation, and other critical procedures. Our world-class equipment includes Zoll X-Series
monitors, O-Two e700 ventilators, Alaris IV Pumps, Butterfly Ultrasound, King Vision Laryngoscopes, LUCAS
mechanical CPR, and Stryker Power-load stretchers.

Field providers have the opportunity to practice event medicine via ambulance, ATV, or bike at Ironman
Texas, the Montgomery County Fair and Rodeo, Football games, and many other special events. The MCHD Tactical
EMS Team provides medical support for law enforcement operations. Our Community Paramedics and Health Care
Assistance Program provide care for the underserved. The Rapid Deployment Team is ready to deploy for natural
disasters and regional emergencies. Field staff are also encouraged to shape the future of MCHD by participating in
research and having a voice as a member of a committee.


*All benefits, compensation, schedules, dates, and offerings are subject to change.