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Experience, passion, commitment.

Join our team of EMS professionals and make a better tomorrow.

Join our team of difference-makers more than a job: a calling

A career with Sunstar Paramedics offers the chance to provide residents of Pinellas County with the peace of mind knowing that a compassionate, capable and responsive team is simply a phone call away. Sound like you? We’d love to talk!

Your journey starts here: a career with purpose

Time for a change? Our award-winning 911 system is hiring full-time Paramedics and EMTs to join its high-performing EMS team. Below is a look at what you can expect to make serving in one of these capacities. Come grow with us!


5+ Years Experience
Hourly Annual
1-5 Years Experience
Hourly Annual
Less than 1 year
Hourly Annual
Current $18.99 $43,440 $18.12 $41,465 $17.26 $39,491
Oct 2022 $21.19 $48,474 $20.22 $46,270 $19.26 $44,067
Oct 2023 $22.29 $50,990 $21.27 $48,673 $20.26 $46,355

Paramedic $10,000 Sign-on Bonus Available

5+ Years Experience
Hourly Annual
1-5 Years Experience
Hourly Annual
Less than 1 year
Hourly Annual
Current $24.24 $55,470 $23.14 $52,949 $22.04 $50,428
Oct 2022 $26.44 $60,504 $25.24 $57,754 $24.04 $55,004
Oct 2023 $28.64 $65,537 $27.34 $62,558 $26.04 $59,580

What to expect: an employee-centric culture

Sunstar Paramedics strives to be the employer of choice for Paramedic and EMT professionals in the region. In addition to competitive salaries, world-class training, career advancement opportunities, we offer a competitive benefits package. Full-time employees can expect the following:

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Wanted: EMTs and paramedics do you have what it takes?

Interested in joining the Sunstar team? We ask that applicants meet the following criteria:

  • Current NREMT certification or current Florida paramedic certification
  • Florida driver’s license
  • Basic Trauma Life Support (BTLS) certification
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • CPR certification
  • “Sunstar has been such a great experience for me, I have learned so much and it has given me countless opportunities to better myself. The people here have become like a second family to me. In my experience employment here has been nothing short of amazing.”

    Craig Brown

    Paramedic (employed since Oct 2018)

  • “Sunstar gives me the ability to learn and grow in a very quick amount of time. Sunstar allows me to advance my career through many different avenues. Sunstar has allowed me full support in all military endeavors when needed.”

    Jacob Smith

    Paramedic (Employed since May 2019)

  • “I love Sunstar because they provide a lot of opportunities to advance my career and education. They can help me get specialized certifications like CCT or help me with medic school.”

    Catherine Erickson

    EMT (Employed Since Apr 2021)

  • “Sunstar has really been such a great company to work for! From the coworkers to the supervisors, not only have they been super helpful, but they’ve been also been so amazing to work with. Sunstar has definitely helped me into becoming a better Paramedic.”

    Cameron Ethell

    Paramedic (Employed Since Jan 2020)

  • “Sunstar is invested in their employees. They care about us as individuals and provide unique opportunities to further your career in EMS that other agencies don’t offer.”

    Amanda Blythe

    EMT (Employed Since Jun 2021)

Take the next step join the Sunstar family

The whole is more than the sum of its parts in our profession. A career at Sunstar means being part of a dynamic team of compassionate self-starters who desire to grow in their field and to continually improve patient care.

Sound like you? Let’s talk!

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Questions? We’ve got answers.

Interested in learning about a career in the EMS industry? Or maybe you have some questions or concerns. Let’s start a conversation!

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