Fluor Firefighter - EMS in Afghanistan

Job Description:

Drives and operates emergency response ambulance. Chooses appropriate route to the fire scene and properly approaches and positions vehicle. Work also involves rescue activities, including providing basic life support and performance of medical duties usually under close supervision of a paramedic or medical officer. Administers first aid to injured persons; Takes vital signs and stabilizes patient; Collects pertinent information for patient assessment, including the patient's medical history; Conducts assessment for treatment of a patient with trauma-induced injuries; Provides hospital transport for injured. May be assigned to lead the work of others, direct persons during large scale emergency situations, and provide guidance and assistance to victims of emergencies. Performs and documents first echelon vehicle and equipment inspection and maintenance on assigned equipment, personal protective clothing and facilities to ensure constant operational readiness. Serves as an emergency dispatcher/operator as directed.

  • Must have a current State and/or National Register Emergency Medical Technician (NREMT) certification and able to maintain registry

  • Must have current American Heart Association CPR

  • Must be compliant with NFPA 1582 standards for physical fitness

  • All certifications must have minimum 6 months validity on them

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

  • Must possess a secret-level security clearance

  • The following International Fire Services Accreditation Congress (IFSAC) or Fire Service Professional Qualifications System (Pro-Board)

    certifications:

    -- Firefighter I & II, Airport Firefighter, Hazardous Materials and Operations, Driver Operator Pumper, Driver Operator Aircraft Rescue and Firefighting

    (ARFF), Driver Operator Mobile Water Supply, Confined Space Technician, Rope Rescue and Telecommunicator I & II

  • Current State and/or NREMT registered Advanced EMT or Paramedic and able to maintain registry

  • Certification in American Heart Association ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) and PALS (Pediatric Advance Life Support)

  • Certification in NAEMS (National Association of EMS) for PHTLS (Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support) (“Or the Equivalent”) AMLS (Advance Medical Life

    Support)

  • All certifications must have minimum 6 months validity on them

  • Prior Military and/or Contingency Operations experience

  • Certification in National Incident Management System (NIMS) courses: ICS-100, 200, 300, 400, 700 and 800

SUPERVISION EXERCISED:

As directed by management, may supervise employees or subcontractor personnel in accordance with

the “General Supervisory Duties and Responsibilities” addendum.

Position may be located in a war zone in a contingency environment with harsh, dangerous working and living conditions, which may include carrying and wearing required personal protective equipment for extended periods of time.

To ensure compliance with safety, health and security requirements in the contract, employees will be literate in English (read, write, speak and understand).

Must possess the ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language at the intermediate level as necessary to perform assigned job functions.

Requires the job knowledge, skill level and physical ability necessary to perform assigned job functions.

Position may be located in a war zone in a contingency environment with harsh and dangerous working and living conditions, including lifting and carrying 40 pounds of personal protective equipment for extended periods of time. To ensure safety, health, and security measures within the contract are met, all employees shall be literate in English (read, write, speak and understand).

Living conditions on the project are most likely austere. The most austere sleeping may be in environmentally conditioned tents on “Army type” cots. Restrooms and showers may be 250 feet or further from sleeping quarters. Laundry service for 15 pounds twice per week is commonly provided. Meals are provided at regular intervals in cafeteria or “dining facility” style environment. Living area will most likely have constant hum of generators or similar equipment nearby.

Fluor values the contributions of a diverse and inclusive workforce and is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

Job ID: 103643BR

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Country: Afghanistan

We reserve the right to modify or revise the job descriptions in part or in its entirety. Reasonable accommodations will be made in accordance with governing law.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.