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Recruitment is currently closed.

Employment Opportunities

Applicants from jurisdictions outside the Province of Ontario without their Advanced Emergency Medical Care Assistant (A-EMCA) designation will be required to enter the equivalency process with the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care in order to establish their qualifications to work in the Province of Ontario.

For more information on paramedic employment with the City of Toronto, please email:

Toronto Paramedic Services will require proof of a valid Class F Ontario driver’s licence, and A-EMCA, College Diploma or a letter of expectation to graduate for admission into the entrance exam.

Toronto Paramedic Services requires proof of a valid successful Physical Agility Evaluation (PAE) or PAV document from Ability Works or a valid Physical Agility Assessment (PAA) document from Sibley and Associates to be submitted prior to STAGE 3 (Practical testing). Your PAE, PAV or PAA must be no older than 6 months from the date of your test.
You must have authorized Ability Works and/or Sibley to release the “verified” results to Toronto Paramedic Services. Please contact Ability Works at or Sibley at for more information.

Please do not email or mail résumés or applications directly to Toronto Paramedic Services. This page will be updated to reflect ongoing periods of recruitment.

Applicants are responsible for the safe and timely arrival of their documents. All applications and résumés are kept on file for a period of six months. Committed to employment equity, The City of Toronto encourages applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, racial minorities and women.

For more information on becoming a paramedic
Detailed information on this process can also be found on the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care web site.

Read about Level I paramedic Skill Levels.