Company Overview

For 30 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.

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.


4-171229-6367: EMT Paramedic
LocationOverseas - Iraq
Open Date9/30/2018
  
JOB DESCRIPTION

**This position is contingent upon contract award**

 SOS International LLC (SOSi) is seeking an EMT Paramedic? to join a large medical support services program in Iraq supporting our U.S. Government customer. The EMT Paramedic will facilitate performing emergency skills, such as managing respiratory, trauma, and cardiac emergencies, and patient assessment.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES 
 • 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 
 • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation and resuscitative trauma care 
 • Documenting care delivered and follow up care required

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
• High School diploma, GED, or equivalent education required
• Must have completed an approved Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) course, and certification as a Paramedic
• Associate degree from a community college or technical school sufficient to prepare for the NREMT examination is particularly desirable
• Clinical and EMT field experience
• Progressive experience with being shift lead supervisor of EMT-P’s in a clinical or EMS setting
• All EMTs shall be listed in the National Registry or holding a current unrestricted license in the U.S. or Canada
• All EMTs must hold current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
• 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
• All EMTs must also 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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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

DESIRED 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
• Associate degree from a community college or technical school sufficient to prepare for the NREMT examination is particularly desirable

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.