St John is one of New Zealand’s most trusted and iconic brands, and a first-class employer - and right now, we are looking for more paramedics, EMTs and EMAs to join us on the front line.

St John attends 400,000 incidents across the nation each year. To further improve our response times and patient care we are embarking on our largest-ever recruitment drive, looking for over 100 new frontline staff. 

A respected name – nationally and globally

For over 125 years we have served and cared for the people of New Zealand; we are proud to be known as our country’s most trusted and respected organisation. 

St John is also known as one of New Zealand’s top employers. And not just because we do crucial work for the country, but because we really take care of our team.
We also have an international reputation for clinical excellence.

Ongoing clinical development

When you join St John, you’ll be joining a fellowship of dedicated emergency professionals who are committed to continual improvement.  

All our frontline staff receive ongoing training and development at international best practice standards. 

A variety of locations

We have over 100 vacancies (for qualified paramedics, EMTs and EMAs) right across the country - so there’s plenty of location options to choose from. 

Contact us for information 

If you want to talk to our recruitment team about careers with St John in New Zealand, call 0800 ST JOHN or email 

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