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Bering Straits Native Corporation Paramedic in San Antonio, Texas

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SUMMARY

Bering Global Solutions, a subsidiary of Bering Straits Native Corporation is seeking a qualified full-time Paramedic. The primary focus of this position is to provide basic emergency medical care for special warfare trainees at Joint Base San Antonio, Lackland AFB.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

The Essential Duties and Responsibilities are intended to present a descriptive list of the range of duties performed for this position, and are not intended to reflect all duties performed within the job. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Assess a patient’s condition and determine a course of treatment per local protocol.

  • Provide morning triage for student(s) incapable to perform in training due to medical and musculoskeletal reasons.

  • Assigned to student flight for medical monitoring of all high-risk training event modules to provide medical coverage and monitoring that include aquatic and land-based training.

  • Respond, stabilize and activate Emergency Medical System in response to physical trauma, heat stroke, and near drowning episodes.

  • Summarize nature of injury and emergency care rendered to the receiving EMS responders.

  • Inventory, replace, and clean all supplies and equipment after use.

  • Interface with biotechnology monitoring systems and physiologic thresholds that should prompt medical emergency intervention to preempt injury/trauma.

  • Work with a multidisciplinary human performance team that includes other medical professionals to ensure the proper care and health monitoring of all students

  • Coordinate with contracted or military medical director, government supervisor, preceptor and /or lead paramedic on a daily basis for proper medical oversight and direction in accordance with national and state EMT-P and Paramedic guidelines.

  • Keep accurate records of all injuries, method of treatment, rehabilitation, and medical releases.

QUALIFICATIONS - EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each essential duty. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Required (Minimum) Qualifications

  • Minimum three (3) years’ experience as a Paramedic within the past five (5) years

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Paramedic / EMT Certification – CAAHEP or CoAEMSP

  • Certification from the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) or Texas Licens

  • Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics

  • Must be task oriented, self-motivated and have the ability to multi-task, work under pressure, meet deadlines and work as team member as well as a team lead.

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Ability to interact with staff, other departments

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to provide directions.

  • Ability to work in fast paced and compliance driven environment.

  • Able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing in the English language.

  • Must be a steady, reliable worker.

  • U.S. citizen

  • NACI background check

Preferred

  • N/A

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Must maintain a constant state of mental alertness at all times. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Ability to lift 45 lbs without injury. Occasional travel may be required.

Essential and marginal functions may require maintaining physical condition necessary for bending, stooping, sitting, walking or standing for prolonged periods of time.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

Work Environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be borne by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

In cooperation with other staff members, the Paramedic functions as an integral member of the team working with prospective United States Air Force Special Warfare candidates during a preparatory course.

Outdoor/Indoor work will be performed

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • No supervisory responsibilities.

ADDITIONAL QUALIFYING FACTORS

As a condition of employment, may be required to pass a pre-employment drug screening, as well as have acceptable reference and background check results to obtain access to military base. Must have reliable transportation to/from work a necessity and must be able to obtain access to military installations.

Shareholder Preference. BSNC gives hiring, promotion, training and retention preference to BSNC shareholders, shareholder descendants and shareholder spouses who meet the minimum qualifications for the job.

Bering Straits Native Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/ AA/ Male/ Female/ Disability/ Vets employer.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program. We are a drug free workplace.

Requisition ID: 3492

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