25 days old

Chief Operations Officer

Huntsville, Alabama 35805
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Huntsville Emergency Medical Services, Inc., (HEMSI)  the exclusive emergency and non-emergency ambulance service provider for Madison County, Alabama (Huntsville) is currently seeking a Chief Operations Officer (COO) to lead its’ operations . HEMSI is Madison County's not-for-profit emergency medical services provider and is nationally recognized for high-performance services. The organization staffs 36 state-of-the-art units with over 250 dedicated employees responding to over 50,000 calls a year.

This senior-level position reports directly to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and directs, administers and coordinates the operational activities of the organization in support of policies, goals, and objectives established by the CEO and the Board of Directors.  

The salary range for this professional position is commensurate with experience and comes with an attractive benefits offering.  To apply or to review more information about this position  please complete our confidential online application. This job posting will remain open until May 31, 2018.


Qualified candidates for this position must have a

(1)  Bachelor’s Degree in Emergency Management Services, Business Management, Public/Business Administration, or a closely related field;

(2) Three years of managerial experience in an Advanced Life Support Emergency Medical Services System, or

(3)  Any equivalent combination of education, training, and experience which provides the requisite knowledge, skills, and abilities for this job. Preferred Requirements include past or current certification and experience as a Paramedic.



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Avesta Executive Recruitment

EMS Industry Consulting, HR Support and Executive Recruitment.

Avesta Systems offers several products and services, most notable CandidateCare©, a full employee life cycle applicant tracking system (ATS) and AssociateCare©, employee performance management software. Our cloud based software offers various enhancements, including background screening, drug screening and HRIS integrations. 

We are more than just software.

Tailored for EMS organizations, our industry-leading software and unprecedented support will help your team recruit the best EMS talent. In addition, develop your existing talent to ensure that you have the right people resources. 


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