Election of Optional EMT 25-Year Retirement Program – Tier 1, 2 and 4
For Tier 1 and Tier 4 members who wish to participate in the 25-Year Retirement Program for EMT members, and for Tier 2 members who wish to participate in the Optional 25-Year Improved Retirement Program. In order to participate in this program, you must be an EMT member at the time of filing this application.
This brochure describes the obligations and benefits of the Emergency Medical Technician 25-Year Plan (EMT-25 Plan). This plan allows participants to retire after rendering at least 25 years of Allowable Service, regardless of age. The EMT- 25 Plan is available ONLY to EMT Members. An EMT Member is a NYCERS member employed by the City of New York or the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation in a title whose duties are those of an EMT, Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (AEMT), or a supervisor of those employees.