SOSi

Paramedic

Job Locations IQ-Iraq
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 2 months ago(4/15/2020 12:05 PM)
ID
2020-3731
Category
Other
Location : Location
IQ-Iraq
Clearance Requirement
None
Job Requires Relocation
Yes

Overview

SOSi is seeking a Paramedic for our current contract located on Camp Taji, Iraq.

Responsibilities

  • Performs emergency and non-emergency medical treatment to include but not limited to, patient assessment, checking vital signs, CPR, resuscitative trauma care, managing respiratory, trauma, medical and cardiac emergencies.
  • Maintains common emergency equipment, such as backboards, suction devices, splints, oxygen delivery systems, and stretchers
  • Administers medications orally and intravenously, interprets electrocardiograms (EKGs), perform endotracheal intubations, and uses monitors and other complex equipment.
  • Works as a member of a team to support Health care providers from multiple Nations achieve the best patient care as well as outcome in a Clinic setting.
  • Administers post-operative care
  • Documenting care delivered and follow up care required
  • Operate and maintain Advanced Life Support (ALS) Ambulance capability IAW site requirements.

Qualifications

  • Must have completed an approved Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course, and certified as a Paramedic with the National Registry or holding a current unrestricted state license in the U.S.
  • Minimum one years of experience in an ER and/or ICU/CCU environment is required
  • Minimum one years of experience in an austere high threat environment is required.
  • High School diploma, GED, or equivalent education required
  • Support staff must have recent clinical experience in patient care for at least six months out of the past year
  • Ability to meet certain pre-deployment medical/dental screening requirements
  • Hold current BLS and ACLS certification

Preferred Qualifications

  • Recent completion of Tactical Combat Casualty Care or comparable advanced trauma course or exceptional simulation training is desirable
  • Experience as a Combat Medic or Navy Corpsman is desirable
  • Hold a current Emergency Vehicle Operations Course (EVOC) that has been recognized as meeting or exceeding any of the EVOC standards set by ANHTSA, IACP or IADLEST is desired.
  • Fluency in a foreign language is desirable, but not required

Working Conditions

  • Willingness to live and work under environmental and other conditions that may be uncomfortable at times
  • Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions
  • Requires periods of non-traditional hours including consecutive nights or weekends when necessary
  • May require ability to lift/and or move objects or packages of up to 25 lbs.

 

DISCLAIMER

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

 

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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