Job Title:Health Tech (Paramedic)
Department:Department of the Army
Agency:U.S. Army Medical Command
Job Announcement Number:SWAU12265287791132D
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|$38,790.00 to $50,431.00 / Per Year|
|Monday, November 19, 2012 to Wednesday, November 28, 2012|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Richmond, KY United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens; Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP)|
Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.
About the Position:
Employee works varying hours to include,nights,weekends and Holidays. Responds on-site to accidents and other emergencies involving injury and illnesses, and sometimes encounters situations which may be life threatening. Upon arrival at the scene, makes an independent preliminary assessment of the patient's condition and selects from a variety of prescribed protocols the one, which he considers appropriate under the given circumstances. Proceeds to provide the treatment as prescribed in the protocol. Makes modifications to the protocol, if necessary, within prescribed limits. Conducts a complete examination of the patient to determine the nature, extent, and seriousness of his condition and searches for medical alert symbols. Determines, with due regard to the patient's condition, if and how he can be moved and to which medical facility he should be transported. Prioritizes treatments for patient having multiple problems and employs a variety of established emergency medicine techniques, methods and equipment to the appropriate medical facility.
Who May Apply:
- United States Citizens
- Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP)
- This position is a Drug Testing Designated Position.
- This position required a CPR certification.
- This position has direct patient contact or performs diagnostic.
- This position extracts or works with patients body fluids.
- This position maintains, stores, safeguards, inputs and fills medicines.
- This position requires a minimum 2 year training program certification.