SOSi

EMT Paramedic

Job Locations US-VA-Herndon
Job Post Information* : Posted Date 1 week ago(9/9/2021 8:13 AM)
ID
2021-5112
Category
Other
Location : Location
US-VA-Herndon
Clearance Requirement
None
Job Requires Relocation
Yes

Overview

**This position is contingent upon contract award**

 

SOSi is seeking an EMT Paramedic to join a medical support services program supporting our U.S. Government customer.

Responsibilities

  • Administer life support, first-aid treatment and other forms of prehospital emergency care to people who are injured or sick.
  • Performs emergency skills, such as managing respiratory, trauma, and cardiac emergencies, and patient assessment.
  • Utilizes additional care providers in all medical facilities to assist with patient administration. 
  • Checks vital signs. 
  • Administers post-operative, intravenous, and intramuscular medications. 
  • Documenting care delivered and follow up care required.
  • Operate equipment such as bag valve mask resuscitators, external defibrillators and electrocardiograms for advanced life support applications.
  • Assess patients injury severity and type and quickly begin appropriate medical procedures.
  • Drive mobile intensive care unit to predetermined location under the instructions of the emergency medical dispatcher.
  • Assess, record and discuss patient injuries and condition with the physician, including any treatments provided and reactions to treatments or drugs.
  • Clean and decontaminate ambulance after transporting or treating any patient with infectious disease. Report infectious disease with relevant authorities.
  • Administer drugs as appropriate and necessary via injection, intravenous procedures or oral administration under the direction of a physician.
  • Communicate and coordinate with dispatchers, fire department personnel, police and other emergency medical team members as needed to ensure that all applicable personnel are prepared to receive the patient and ensure proper treatment.

Qualifications

  • High School diploma, GED, or equivalent education required.
  • Three years of experience in an ER and/or ICU/CCU environment is required.
  • Must be listed in the National Registry or holding a current unrestricted license in the U.S. or Canada.
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) and CPR certification.
  • Ability to act responsibly, professionally, and use good judgment under pressure required. 
  • Ability to multitask in fast-paced, deadline driven environment. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and staff management skills. 
  • Ability to act responsibly, professionally, and use good judgment under pressure required. 
  • Ability to multitask in fast-paced, deadline driven environment. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and staff management skills. 
  • Strong communication skills in both verbal and written.

Working Conditions

  • Ability to work efficiently under deadlines and pressure.
  • Ability to keep up in a fast-paced environment

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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