Emergency Medical Services

Emergency Medical Services Careers

Graduates may find employment working as emergency medical technicians (EMTs) or paramedics in fire departments, hospitals, private ambulance services, air medical services, federal government positions, and private corporations.

Starting Wages: $21,000 - $32,000 per year*

*Source: Iowa Workforce Development

Potential Employers

This program's advisory committee members and other paramedic and EMS services may hire graduates.

Covenant Paramedic Service Waterloo, IA
Sartori Paramedic Services Cedar Falls, IA
Unity Point - Allen Hospital Waterloo, IA
Waterloo Fire Rescue Waterloo, IA
Waverly Health Center Ambulance Waverly, IA

Program Contacts

Administrative Secretary

Amy Rieck
Health Education and Services Center 222
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Program Coordinator/Advisor

John Cockrell
Health Education and Services Center 222D
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Program Faculty

Greg Helmuth
Health Education and Services Center 222C
319-296-2329 ext.1401
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Bryan Renfro
Black Hawk Hall 102
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