Peel Regional Paramedic Services would like to address those interested in recruitment with our service.
For all applicants (*including Paramedic Students), please review the Recruitment Testing Overview below which will outline the components of your recruitment process. Once you have reviewed this page please use the following link to apply online.
Save the completed documents as one file & upload to your profile, following the below instructions:
PRPS will be holding a written exam on February 1st, 2020. In order to receive an invitation to register for the exam, candidates must provide proof of the following:
Questions on the exam fall under four (4) main categories including:
This exercise is approximately 60 minutes in duration and follows the Multiple-Mini Interview (MMI) process
Candidates who are successful in the interview process will be invited to practical testing. This phase of recruitment will include a scenario circuit. This exercise involves a number of short scenarios covering a wide range of patients/ pre-hospital situations. The entire exercise will be approximately 2 hours in duration.
Candidates who are successful in practical testing will be invited to a road test. Please be advised that this driving assessment will be completed outdoors in an ambulance. Following the road test candidates will submit all HRI documentation (SEE DOCUMENTATION REQUIREMENTS section).
Please ensure that all of the following medical, physical and legal documentation is complete prior to the due dates mentioned below.
Candidates are solely responsible for the timely submission of all documentation.
Candidates should be prepared to submit electronic copies and/or produce physical ORIGINAL documents at any time.
Candidates may be eliminated from the recruitment process at any stage for failure to submit requested documentation.
Physical Testing: Candidates must submit a Physical Agility Assessment completed by Ottawa Paramedic Physical Abilities Test (OPPAT) in order to be eligible to participate in practical testing or accept a conditional offer of employment. OPPAT Tests must be completed no earlier than Sept 30th, 2019. OPPAT Test results dated prior to this are no longer valid.
Due Date: Stage 3 - Practical Testing
HRI Checklist: Ensure that you have all documents outlined on the checklist (HRI Checklist 2020).
Please see and read the HRI FAQ’s as they will should answer any questions pertaining to the HRI Check list for 2020.
Due date: Stage 4 – Driver Testing.
Criminal Record Check: Must be dated within 45 days of Drivers Testing date. Vulnerable Sector Checks dated Prior to February 10th, 2020 will not be accepted.
Due Date: Stage 4 - Drivers Testing Date.
*NOTE - Some Municipalities require a signed Criminal Record Request form from the Region of Peel. Please determine whether your local Police Department requires this form, and if so, you can pick one up at the written exam. Processing time for Vulnerable Sector Checks vary between Municipalities. Check with your local Police Department and plan accordingly.
|January 6th, 2020:||Job posting OPEN|
|January 20th, 2020:||Job posting CLOSES|
|February 1st, 2020||Written Exam|
|February 13, 14, 18, 19, 20th, 2020:||Interviews|
|March 3rd – 12th, 2020:||Practical Testing
(successful OPPAT Assessment Submitted on day of testing)
|March 26th – April 1st, 2020:||Driver Testing and Documentation submission
(All Medical, Legal and Checklist Documentaion is due at your assigned Test Time)
|Starting April 3rd, 2020:||Job Offers (conditional)|