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EMT-Kuwait

Requisition Number:  33964
Location: 

US

This position requires relocation/deployment to Kuwait

*Must have an active NREMT certification*

Overall Purpose of the Role

The purpose of this job is to perform specialized duty work functions in preparing for and responding to fire/medical emergency calls and in providing general support within the Fire Department. Duties and responsibilities include maintaining readiness for emergency call response; responding to fire, medical, and related emergency calls when dispatched and taking proper action; educating staff and public on fire safety/prevention; and performing Fire Department activities. Additionally, this position is responsible for covering NREMT-Basic positions on the Ambulance.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide pre-hospital emergency medical care of simple and multiple system traumas.
  • Assist the Paramedic in determining the nature and extent of illness or injury and establishing priorities for required emergency care.
  • Assist the Paramedic in rendering emergency medical care to all patients.
  • Operate all emergency vehicles as the primary driver with due diligence for the safety of others.
  • Maintains equipment, tools, and protective clothing in a serviceable ready-response condition
  • Performs other duties and assignments as required

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required.
  • Nationally Registered as an EMT-Basic.
  • Holds a CPR/BLS and First Aid certifications.
  • Must read, write, and speak English fluently.
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in emergency health care setting.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain successful NACI background for Common Access Card (CAC).
  • Bachelor’s Degree or above is an attribute.
  • American National Emergency Medical Tech Certification 
  • A local driver’s license is required

 

Experience

  • Must have a minimum of two years of experience working on an emergency response ambulance.
  • Excellent communicative skills, both written & verbal.
  • Computer skills, copier/scanning experience and the ability to learn newly admitted equipment into the EMS inventory.
  • Preferred, seasoned instructor in the EMS career field.

Program Specific Requirements:

  • Possess knowledge of safety and environmental issues.
  • Accustomed to dealing at executive level.
  • Prior military experience a plus but not mandatory.

 

 

International SOS Government Medical Services, Inc. require all prospective employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID- 19, where allowed by law.

International SOS is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against employees or job applicants on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.