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School of Health Sciences

Human Resources Department

Director, Emergency Medical Services - CLOSED

Accepting applications for Director of Emergency Medical Services. Position is responsible for providing oversight to the general operations of the Emergency Medical programs, including First Responders, EMT and Paramedic. Serves on Advisory Board as chair as requested, along with other duties as assigned. Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university with a current Missouri Paramedic license and current National Registry of EMT – Paramedic certificate is required, Master's degree preferred.  Qualifications must be in compliance with the Bureau of EMS for the State of Missouri.  Three years of teaching and clinical experience required, administrative experience is preferred.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Applicants should submit a detailed letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, and unofficial copies of graduate transcripts. (Official transcripts are required within 45 days of contract being issued.)  Please submit documents to and include in the subject line:  “Director of Emergency Medical Services.”  Employment will require a criminal background check.  View this web site for complete job description.    MSSU is an EOE employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among faculty and staff. MSSU is an E-verify participating employer.


Applicants for employment may visit to view the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy that details MSSU policies and statistics about campus crime. A paper copy of this information is available upon request to the University Police Department at 417-626-2222.