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Athens County EMS is accepting bids on (1) surplus metal office desk. The desk is in fair condition and can be viewed by appointment at our Glouster EMS station. To schedule an appointment, email Chief Rick Callebs at rcallebs@acems.org.  Bids must be received in writing at EMS headquarters on or before October 4, 2016 at 8:00 am.




Athens County EMS is accepting bids on narrow-band capable VHF and UHF radio equipment. Radios were working when removed from service but may have battery issues or have parts missing that must be repaired or replaced to make the equipment operational again. Portable radios do not have chargers. All equipment is being sold “as-is”.  There is a minimum bid price on some items. To inspect the radios, contact Chief Rick Callebs at rcallebs@acems.org. Bids must be received in writing before September 27, 2016 at 8:00 am. Click the link below to view the equipment for sale.


Part-time EMTs and Paramedics

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Athens County EMS is now taking applications for PART TIME EMTs and PARAMEDICS.

You can print an application from our website.  Click on “Administration”, then click “Employment”.  Everything is in .pdf format.

Just fill out the application completely, attach a copy of your drivers license and current Ohio EMT or Paramedic certification, and mail or hand deliver the package to our Administrative Offices in The Plains.

Resumes’ and additional training references are fine but we do need the paper application.

Right now, there are no openings.  This public notice is to build and update a potential hiring list for 2017.

If you have questions, call the office at (740) 797-9560 or email rcallebs@acems.org



Thank you for visiting acems.org, the internet home for Athens County Emergency Medical Services. This website is intended to serve as an information portal for the general public and our employees. Our website is always under construction so check back often for updates. If you have questions, contact Chief Rick Callebs at (740) 797-9560 or by email at rcallebs@acems.org.