Become a Paramedic with SA Ambulance Service

Become a Paramedic with SA Ambulance Service

The committed team of more than 2600 career and volunteer staff supports South Australians by providing emergency, non-emergency, rescue ambulance services and support services across the state.

The South Australian Ambulance Service is the principal provider of ambulance services in South Australia comprising:

  • out-of-hospital emergency medical care and transport
  • a non-emergency ambulance transport service
  • emergency and major events management
  • rescue services in collaboration with other emergency services – e.g. water rescue, cliff rescue, confined space rescue
  • SAAS MedSTAR Emergency Medical Retrieval

Getting to know SA Ambulance Service

  1. Website


SA Ambulance Service is gladly accepting volunteers. Be a part of this amazing team. Please refer to the details below to know more.


SA Ambulance Service has a total workforce of more than 2600 people in a range of different areas. Ambulance staff cover front line positions such as paramedics, emergency operations centre staff and patient transport, to behind the scenes support roles in communications engineering, maintenance, customer service, corporate communications and administration. SA Ambulance Service actively seeking professionals for the following positions:

To stay updated with all employment opportunities, please visit the SA Health Careers website.


*Thanks to SA Ambulance Service for the information provided on this page.

What is your career journey?

To discover how you can become a fully qualified Ambulance Paramedic or Basic/Advanced Life Support Medic, complete a personalised paramedical career development plan.