Kootenai County Emergency Medical Services System (KCEMSS)  

KCEMSS is a fire-based ambulance service providing 911 emergency and facility to facility transfers throughout Kootenai County. KCEMSS operates through a network of agencies, including nine fire departments and one non-profit EMS organization. KCEMSS provides EMS services up to and including paramedic and critical care services to the hospitals within Kootenai County as well as hospitals in the surrounding counties of North Idaho upon request.


The Agency is staffed by a Chief Officer, Division Chief, Director of Administration, a Bookkeeper and an  Administrative Assistant III, and coming soon - a Support Services Technician.  


All KCEMSS EMTs and paramedics are employed by our partner agencies. So please check with them for EMT or Paramedic Positions.  For a list of those agencies, see "About Us".   


There are no openings at this time. The Chief Officer deadline was May 26th 2023.  Received applications are being reviewed.