Operating Room Nurse/Medical Surgical Nurse Lead

Job Locations IQ-Iraq
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 years ago(2/13/2020 8:53 AM)
Location : Location
Clearance Requirement
Job Requires Relocation


 **This position is contingent upon contract award** 

SOSi is seeking an Operating Room Nurse/Medical Surgical Nurse Lead to join a large medical support services program in Iraq supporting our U.S. Government customer. The Operating Room/Medical Surgical Nurse Lead will facilitate providing professional nursing care to patients undergoing surgery. 


  •  Provides professional nursing care to patients undergoing surgery 
  •  Prepares and maintains operating room for all surgical procedures 
  •  Circulates and scrubs for surgical procedures 
  •  Responds to surgical emergencies such as cardiac, pulmonary, or respiratory failure and hemorrhage 
  •  Provides health promotion and basic medical care to patients with various medical and surgical diagnoses 
  •  Monitors vital signs 
  •  Practices their specialty based on demand of their work settings 
  •  Promotes and Restores patient health by completing the nursing process
  •  Collaborates with physicians and multidisciplinary professional staffs 
  •  Provides physical and psychological support for patients, friends and families 
  •  Supervises assigned team members 
  •  Reinforces patient understanding of disease, medications, and self-care skills and answering questions 
  •  Assures quality of care by adhering to therapeutic standards 
  •  Measures health outcomes against patient care goals and standards 
  •  Makes or recommends necessary adjustments
  •  Follows hospital and nursing division’s philosophies and standards of care set by state board of nursing
  •  State Nurse Practice Act, and other governing agency regulations 


  • Required and able to obtain Moderate Risk Public Trust (MRPT)

  • Bachelors' degree in Nursing

  • Current unrestricted U.S. state license as a Registered Nurse

  • Membership in the Nursing Specialty professional association is desirable

  • Two years of experience as a Registered Nurse is required

  • Maintain current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

  • All health care providers and medical support staff must have recent clinical experience in patient care for at least six months out of the past year


Preferred Qualifications

  • Fluency in a foreign language is desirable, but not required 


Working Conditions

  •  Living and working conditions at assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable
  •  Long Hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions
  •  Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse condition 

Executive Order 13495, The Non-Displacement of Qualified Workers Under Service Contracts provides first right of refusal to incumbents on contracts. If the position is accepted by the incumbent on the job, other applications/resumes of non-incumbents will not be reviewed.


SOSi is an equal employment opportunity employer and affirmative action employer. All interested individuals will receive consideration and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or protected veteran status. SOSi takes affirmative action in support of its policy to advance diversity and inclusion of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


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