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For 29 years, clients in the private and public sectors have relied upon SOS International LLC (SOSi) for critical operations in the world’s most challenging environments. SOSi is privately held, was founded by its current ownership in 1989, maintains corporate headquarters in Reston, VA, and specializes in providing logistics, construction, training, intelligence, and information technology solutions to the defense, diplomatic, intelligence and law enforcement communities.
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**This position is contingent upon contract award**SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking a Medical Technologist to join a large medical support services program in Iraq supporting our U.S. Government customer. The Medical Technologist will facilitate keeping patient records and adjusting and maintaining equipment; preparing work schedules, evaluating purchases of equipment, or managing a medical technical department.ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES• Keeps patient records and adjusts and maintaining equipment• Prepares work schedules, evaluates purchases of equipment, or manages a medical technical department• Performs complex chemical, biological, hematological, immunologic, microscopic, and bacteriological tests• Examines and analyzes body fluids and cells and matches blood for transfusions• Analyzes chemical content of fluids and tests for drug levels in the blood• Prepares specimens, counts cells, and looks for abnormal cells in blood and body fluids• Analyzes test results• Makes cultures of body fluid and tissue samples to determine the presence of bacteria, fungi, parasites, or other microorganisms• Analyzes samples for chemical content or a chemical reaction and determines concentrations of compounds such as blood glucose and cholesterol levels• Evaluates test results, develops and modifies procedures, and establishes and monitors programs to ensure the accuracy of tests
• Must be credentialed as an MLS (ASCP), MLS (ASCP) eligible or certified by the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS)• Must have completed a formal Medical Technology training program leading to a diploma, certificate or degree• Minimum 3 years of experience in desired field• Certification in Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)• Must be familiar with the American Association of Blood Banks (AABB) requirements for maintaining blood products for transfusion• 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
WORK ENVIRONMENT• 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
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