Make a Difference Every Day: Become an Emergency Medical Technician with Ambitrans Ambulance

Welcome to a world of heroic service with Ambitrans Ambulance, a premier emergency medical response provider in Southwest Florida, servicing the cities of Port Charlotte, Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, and Naples, FL.

As an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) with our team, you’ll be part of a life-saving force, delivering crucial medical assistance in our community. This page offers a glimpse into the challenging yet incredibly rewarding career that awaits you at Ambitrans.

Why Ambitrans is the Right Choice for EMTs

Community-Centric Service

Be a local hero. Our Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) are revered in Port Charlotte for their dedication and impact.

Top-Tier Training and Development

We ensure you’re always learning and growing, with access to the latest in EMS education and certifications.

Advanced Resources

Work with cutting-edge medical equipment in a supportive and dynamic environment.

A Culture of Care

Our team is our family. We foster an environment where everyone feels valued and supported.

A Day in the Life of an Ambitrans EMT

A typical day in the life of an ambulance driver is a dynamic blend of preparedness, quick decision-making, and the gratification of contributing to life-saving efforts. The day kicks off with a meticulous vehicle inspection, ensuring that all medical equipment and communication systems are in optimal condition. This ritual is more than routine; it’s a crucial step that lays the foundation for the day’s activities. Once on the road, the ambulance driver remains vigilant, navigating through traffic with precision, and reacting swiftly to potential obstacles. Safe and efficient driving is paramount, especially when responding to emergency calls that demand rapid deployment.
Emergency calls can range from accidents and cardiac arrests to critical medical situations, demanding the driver’s constant focus and ability to navigate complex road scenarios under pressure. The ambulance driver’s role is not confined to merely transporting patients. They serve as a vital link in the chain of medical assistance, collaborating seamlessly with paramedics and other medical staff. Effective communication skills are imperative as they relay critical information to the medical team, ensuring they are adequately prepared for the incoming patient.

The satisfaction in being an ambulance driver stems from the knowledge that every moment counts in the life-saving process. The ability to provide swift and secure transportation for patients to medical facilities is both a responsibility and an honor. Amid the urgency and high stakes, the driver becomes an unsung hero, contributing to the efficiency of the healthcare system. The emotional toll of witnessing critical situations is balanced by the profound sense of accomplishment in knowing that their skills and actions play a pivotal role in saving lives. As the day concludes, the EMS driver reflects on the challenges and victories, ready to face the unpredictability of the next shift with the same dedication to the life-saving mission.

Career Path and Benefits

A career with Ambitrans is more than a job. It’s a commitment to providing high quality care to the people we’re trusted to transport.

Competitive Salary & Benefits

  • Medical, vision and dental insurance
  • PTO
  • Paid holidays and vacation
  • Short- and long-term disability benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • 401k retirement plan with a company contribution

Testimonials from Ambitrans EMTs

{I love my job, I really do. I love caring for patients and Ambitrans has given me opportunities that I am super appreciative for. Ambitrans is a great place for new employees because it gives them a chance to learn their trade. Also, for senior staff ending an EMS 911 career to focus on the training and cultivation of the new up and coming EMTs and paramedics. I enjoy the special details, deployments, working with people who have massive experience and learning from them. To succeed at Ambitrans you must be in the right mind set; (1) Come to work, (2) Do as you are expected.{
Nick Florio
{What I love about working at Ambitrans is my co-workers, my supervisor, and knowing that I can trust both parties to get me what I need to help a patient. I like the compensation; I like the 24-hour shifts. I think things have improved at the company - such as dispatch, and making the supervisor position a 24 hour one. That was a huge help having a supervisor that's always there to get us what we need and is there to talk to. It makes me feel confident that I can be successful at my job.{
Timothy Dankel

Application Process

Patient care is at the core of what we do. We seek to provide the best care possible to the patients we’re trusted to transport.

Do you share our passion for helping people? Are you seeking a career in the Emergency Services industry? Then we want to talk to you.

Education and/or Experience Requirement

  • High school graduate or GED

Certification(s) and/or License(s)

  • Current Florida Driver’s License
  • AHA or Red Cross Basic Life Support Certification
  • Current Florida EMT Certification

A career with Ambitrans is more than a job. It’s a commitment to providing high quality care to the people we’re trusted to transport.